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Strange Lights Over Billings Montana

From: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2002 09:11:02 -0500
Fwd Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2002 09:11:02 -0500
Subject: Strange Lights Over Billings Montana

The Billings Gazette - Montana

Monday, January 7, 2001


Strange Lights Over West End

Gazette Staff

Unusual white lights were spotted hovering over the West End of
Billings Saturday at about 6 p.m. A Billings woman, who asked
that her name not be printed, said she and her husband were in
their pickup truck when they spotted a lighted, half-spherical
object hover about 1,000-feet above an area near 36th Street
West.

The object had one flashing light and hovered for about four
minutes.

"My husband knows airplanes and he said, 'Those aren't any
airplane lights.' As soon as he said that, it took off," she
said. "Within two seconds, we couldn't see it. It was that fast.
I don't know what to make of it."

A Billings man who spends most of his evening riding a bicycle
in the downtown area said he spotted the flying object, but
thought it was just a very fast aircraft.

No sightings were reported to the Billings Police Department,
Montana Highway Patrol or Yellowstone County Sheriff's
Department, various officers and dispatchers said. Calls to the
Billings Logan International Airport control tower went
unanswered Sunday evening. A meteorologist at the National
Weather Service said people should call the agency if they spot
anything unusual in the sky.

"We didn't see anything here," he said, "but we weren't looking,
either."


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