|Occurred : 7/31/2014 21:55 (Entered as : 7/31/14 21:55)
Reported: 7/31/2014 7:40:40 PM 19:40
Location: Newport News, VA
|I fly drones for hobby and even the top end private drones don't look or act like this or capable of such an odd flight.
Red/orange light with less bright white"sparks"around the craft at random intervals.
Appear and disappeared 3 times,each time reappearing 1/4mile(est) away from last pos almost instantly.
Moving southeast at random speeds(slow glide to a hover to faster pace to vanishing and reappearing) last contact about 22:05 headed south/southeast before stopping for 30sec then was just gone.
Was at slightly above the altitude I see aircraft take on approach to Newport News airport