|Occurred : 3/23/2008 20:10 (Entered as : 03/23/08 20:10)
Reported: 3/23/2008 11:40:12 PM 23:40
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
|Soundless high speed craft with lights
Looking at night sky to southeast just 10 mins prior to moon rise. Dragonfly flight characteristics at very high speed, almost un-stable. Star like white light that soundlessly covered approx. 1/3 of visible sky in under 1 second.. Each time flight direction changed (5 times), it came to very abrupt stops, flashed a bright unusual color red light 1 time (which over powered the white light) while making a 170 degree direction changes. About half the altitude of 8 to 10 airliners in sky at time of event on easterly take off.
No discernible shape to far away. Disappeared to east at very high speed, straight stable line of flight.