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Occurred : 1/18/2007 07:32 (Entered as : 1/18/07 07:32)
Reported: 1/18/2007 7:13:30 PM 19:13
Posted: 2/1/2007
Location: New York City (Queens), NY
Shape: Light
Duration:2.5 sec
Brilliant light streak across morning sky

Unidentified flying Object

Sighting January 18, 2007 at 7:32 am Queens New York

Heading North on the Van Wyck expressway, east of Flushing meadow park Observed very bright object moving at a tremendous rate of speed Object about the size of 5-7 bright star appeared at about 2:00 o clock in the North, northwest sky, proceeded to descend at an angle of about 28 degrees down in westerly direction. Object subtended an arc of between 15 and 20 degrees in about 2-1/2 seconds. Light was yellowish but more towards white, trailing a tail about 15 times the size of the fire ball, and very distinct against the blue morning sky.

((NUFORC Note: We spoke with this witness via telephone, and he sounded like an excellent witness. He has a very strong, technical background, and he works in a business which leads us to believe that he is a very good observer. PD))