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Occurred : 4/12/2016 02:45 (Entered as : 04/12/16 02:45)
Reported: 4/12/2016 11:43:47 PM 23:43
Posted: 4/15/2016
Location: Van Nuys, CA
Shape: Fireball
Duration:3 minutes
I OBSERVED A ORANGE ORB MOVING ABOVE VNYS AIRPORT.

AT APPROX. 0245 HRS, WHILE DRIVING E/B VANOWEN STREET, WEST OF VAN NUYS AIRPORT, I OBSERVED A ORANGE ORB MOVING ABOVE THE AIRPORT. THE OBJECT WAS HIGH IN THE NIGHT SKY. MOVING UPWARD.

I FOLLOWED THE OBJECT FOR APPROX. 3 - 4 MINUTES UNTIL IT CONTINUED TO ASSEND AND THEN DISAPPERED. NO CLOUDS WERE PRESENT. NO SMOKE TRAIL. POSSIBLE ROCKET LAUNCH? ORANGE LIGHT WAS CONSTANT AND STEADY.

NOTE: VAN NUYS AIRPORT IS CLOSED FOR NOISE ABATEMENT AT 2200 HRS.