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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/28/1999 20:00 (Entered as : 08/28/99 20:00)
Reported: 9/2/1999 09:51
Posted: 9/12/1999
Location: Wichita, KS
Shape: Cigar
Duration: 5-8 min
Characteristics: The object left a trail, There was an aura or haze around the object
oblongular type object in western sky. appeared to be heading south, then stopped for a long period of time and sped off northwestardly

I sent this information via e-mail to Mr. Davenport the night of the event, but I will write again exactly what I wrote to him. I was on my way to my bosses house at appox. 8:00pm on Aug. 28. (I was headed West on US 54 through Wichita.) I noticed in the Western sky a slow-moving oblongular object that appeared to be heading South in direction. If I had to guess I would say that it looked like a comet or shooting star in the daylight. As I kept watching this object noticed that it stopped for an extended amount of time. (probably 3-4 minutes) Then all of a sudden it shot off much quicker than it had been moving before in a Northwesterly direction.