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Sighting Report
Occurred : 6/15/1977 22:00 (Entered as : 1977 summe 22:00)
Reported: 1/24/2008 8:12:01 AM 08:12
Posted: 2/14/2008
Location: Fort Collins, CO
Shape: Cigar
Duration:5 seconds
I was riding my bicycle on my neighborhood street and sensed there was something following me. I turned my head to see what was behind me and observed that there was someting flying 2 feet above my head. The object was about 3 feet long x 8" wide and made no sound. It was dull glowing gray in color.

I checked it out for about 3 seconds and the moment that I realized that I didn't know what it was, I felt startled and the object traveled straight out in front of me and then up and out of view in about 500 m seconds.

About me - I was 11 and probably was into Star Wars too much. I have always been very detail orientated and when I ruled out that it was a large bird coasting with me, I thought it had to be an estes rocket running on a tight wire.

I spent an hour looking for clues but couln't find any. I have never told this to anybody and have thought about it every day for the last 30 years.


((NUFORC Note: Witness indicates that the date of the event is approximate. PD))

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))