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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 12/9/1997 17:30
Reported: 12/10/1997 13:07
Posted: 3/7/1998
Location: Reno, NV
Shape: Light
Duration: 5 Minutes
Summary : Bright red light over Reno, NV

This event was witnessed by many, including the control tower at Reno/Tahoe International Airport who confirmed it was not air traffic. It did not show up on radar. A very bright reddish "light" was observed by me and a friend coming home from work around sunset on Tues, Dec 9. This event was reported by local news throughout the evening and following morning.