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Occurred : 8/23/2009 16:00 (Entered as : 08/23/09 16:00)
Reported: 8/24/2009 12:45:46 AM 00:45
Posted: 8/27/2009
Location: Palos, IL
Shape: Sphere
Duration:10 to 15 min.
3 chrome looking spheres hovering in the sky over palos , Illinois

Observed 3 chrome looking spheres approx. 30,000 ft. while flying rc airplanes and these were not from the palos rc airfield they appeared to be highly lumenesent sometimes steady lit other times flickering.they seemed to be steady hovering and not climbing or diving and were seen by at least 10 people they were not staying in any one place and appeard to to be individual and not joined together in any way.

Looked a lot like the chrome pinballs observered in mexico back in 1992 or 1993 during the eclipse.the sighting was only 10 to 15 minutes in duration before the drifted to far to be seen.moved away slowly up and out to the south.there were several outgoing jets from midway airport that passed by them at a much faster pace . made no sounds or smoke trails.