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Occurred : 9/3/2006 10:22 (Entered as : 09/03/06 10:22)
Reported: 9/17/2006 5:53:38 PM 17:53
Posted: 10/30/2006
Location: Luray, VA
Shape: Sphere
Duration:10-12 seconds
SILVER BALL BEARING LIKE OBJECT MAKING NO NOISE ON TOP OF MOUNTAIN.

WE WERE IN THE SHENANDOA MOUNTAINS ON TOP OF A LOOKOUT CALLED STONEYMAN MOUNTAIN AROUND 10 IN THE MORNING JUST TAKING IN THE VIEW FROM THE HIKE UP, IT WAS A PARTLY CLOUDY DAY WITH PUFFS OF CLOUDS WHISKING BY, MY DAUGHTER SAID TO LOOK AT A HAWK FLYING OUT AWAY FROM US AT THE 11OCLOCK POSTION UPON GAZING AT THE BIRD AND JUST ABOVE IT WAS A SILVER OBJECT FLYING AT THE SPEED OF A TWIN ENGINE TURBO PROP PLANE IT WAS ROUND JUST LIKE A BALL BEARING THAT IS THE BEST DISCRIPTION HARD TO TELL HOW BIG IT WAS WE WERE AT 4 THOUSAND FEET AND I GUESS THE OBJECT WAS AT LEAST 2 THOUSAND FEET ABOVE US, THERE WAS ONLY ONE AS I HOLLERD FOR THE REST OF MY FAMILY TO LOOK THEY COULDNT FOCUS IN ON IT AND IT WENT INTO A SMALL PUFFY CLOUD AND NEVER CAME OUT THE OTHER SIDE THIS TOOK PLACE IN 10-12 SECOND RANGE. NOW IM A RECENT RETIRED SARGEANT FROM THE AIRFORCE AND MY FAMILY WAS BEGINING TO DOUBT MY SIGHTING WHEN MY DAUGHTER SEEN IT BEHIND US, IT POPPED UP ABOVE THE TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN MOVE QUICKLY TO THE RIGHT AND WENT STRAIGHT DOWN BEHIND THE MOUNTAIN HER SIGHTING WAS ONLY A COUPLE OF MINUTES FROM THE TIME I SEEN IT AND LASTED ONLY 3-5 SECONDS. NOW I HAVE SEEN THIS SAME OBJECT ON TV ON UFO SIGHTINGS REAL OF FICTION AND SEEN PICTURES OF THIS SAME THING IT IS FOR REAL IT MADE NO NOISE THERE WERE NO PLANES NEARBY AND I AM A BELIEVER NOW!