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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 2/27/2023 19:54 (Entered as : 02/27/2023 7:54 PM)
Reported: 3/8/2023 5:00:50 PM 17:00
Posted: 4/9/2023
Location: Atlanta, GA
Shape: Cylinder
Duration: 4-5 min
Characteristics: There was an aura or haze around the object
UAP spotted over Atlanta from 37000 feet

Preface: I am an Airline Pilot with 30 years of flying experience. I currently fly for a Pt. 121 major airline.
At approx 0052Z on February I observed unexplained phenomenon at my 2 o'clock at what appeared to be near my altitude or above. I am not sure of the distance. At first I thought it to be a reflection in my windscreen, but after moving my head around and point of view, the object stayed steady. The object appeared rectangular or oblong and milky white. My first officer returned from the forward lav and observed the object moving briskly southbound. After I asked him "what is that", the object moved at rapid,steady speed southbound and disappeared. I snapped a picture to verify the object at 0054. I regret not taking a video, but was taken and confused by what I was seeing. A few minutes later, ATL center asked if anyone had seen the light or object because there was a lot of chatter on guard frequency (121.5). I informed them I had and got a phone number to an ATL controller and shared the picture later after the flight. Another Frontier flight captained by a colleague also witnessed the UAP, along with numerous other aircraft on guard. I have never witnessed anything like it in almost 30 years of flying. The object appeared to be over Atlanta and we were at FL370.
There were many other flight crews that witnessed the UAP. I had a text dialogue after the flight with an 18 year air traffic controller. He said his supervisor was filling out UAP paperwork and that he had never heard or seen anything like this. I have filed a NASA aviation report as well.