|Occurred : 8/24/2006 20:45 (Entered as : 082406 20:45)
Reported: 8/26/2006 8:34:15 PM 20:34
Location: Medford, OR
|Unidentified Falling Object - Not Meteor.
One very large falling object seen North by Northwest of Medford Oregon. Falling object was silverish blue with a white aura and very short trail. No smoke or long trail common with an object like a meteorite. It fell quickly from high in sky down below the visible horizon.
Approximately 15 minutes later 2 military helicopters approached the airspace near where it was seen while 2 F-16s were observed in a holding pattern outside that area.
Lot's of unusual air-traffic in the area for 5-6 hours afterwards.