November 10, 2010

Pentagon sad story continues as mystery plume off coast of California

The Pentagon is clumsy to explain images of what assemblage took to be a high-altitude rocket launched off the bank of southern California at dusk Monday, admiral said.
But John Pike, a aegis able who is administrator of, said he believes he has apparent the mystery.

"It's acutely an aeroplane contrail," Pike said Tuesday afternoon. "It's an optical apparition that looks like it's activity up, admitting in absoluteness it's activity arise the camera. The tip of the contrail is affective far too boring to be a rocket. When it's aflame by the sunset, you can see hundreds of afar of it ... all the way to the horizon.
"Why the government is so abominably organized that they can't get somebody out there to explain it and accomplish this account go abroad ... I anticipate that's the absolute story," Pike added. "I mean, it's batty that with all the money we are spending, all these technically competent people, that they can't get somebody out there to explain what is abundantly obvious."
A U.S. Northern Command official who didn't appetite to be articular said the contrail could actual able-bodied be from an airplane. An "illusion" aftereffect fabricated the contrail arise as if it's ascent beeline up, but it's absolutely level, the official said. The accident is agnate to addition analysis about New Year's Eve in which assemblage believed they witnessed a missile, he said. 

Tuesday morning, the Pentagon and the North American Aerospace Aegis Command were investigating video attempt by a account helicopter operated by CNN associate KCBS/KCAL assuming an ascendance orange-colored contrail aerial into the atmosphere, admiral said. A contrail is the arresting breath aisle abaft airplanes or rockets traveling at aerial altitudes.
The Federal Aviation Administration, the Bank Guard, Navy, Air Force, and California Reps. Dana Rohrabacher and Jane Harman -- whose littoral districts are abutting to the adopted contrails -- were at a accident to explain the images.

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