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UFO Sightings in Michigan, Illinois & Missouri on September 11
Source: Filer's Files # 41; October 9, 2001
COLON -- On September 11, 200I, the witness and his 9-year-old son, saw
wedge shaped UFO at 10:10 PM. The boy called out when he saw the
his father thinking this odd as all of the airports had been shut down.
saw a slow moving craft with randomly flashing blue, red, and white lights
all along its edge. The father states, "We then ran outside
to get a better
view. It was moving due west. As it came parallel to our position
I did an
angle check by hand (a trick I learned in astronomy class) I found that
was about 30 degrees above the horizon over due south. I could not
distance as I realized that I was not dealing with just any standard
aircraft, and these things could really be any size. I could not
sound coming from the craft. As it neared the western horizon I
the only steady lights on the craft were the two white lights, one on
rear point. This is more proof that this type of craft exists.
My theory is
that they may have been interested as to why there were no other aircraft
the air over one of the busiest air traffic continents on this planet."
Thanks to NUFORC
BOLINGBROOK -- On September 11, 2001, the area had lost electrical power
the two families were outside and eight witnesses spotted two flashing
traveling north side by side at 7:30 PM. After a few minutes they
disappeared, but within a couple minutes the lights began flashing again
where they were first seen. The flashing lights were traveling south,
would turn around and travel north. Sometimes they faded to a red
This had gone on for over an hour when I saw a steady red light traveling
east much faster than any jet. Within minutes I saw a steady white
traveling southeast. My wife 2 children, neighbor and wife and his
children all witnessed this. (NUFORC Note: The lights may have been
navigation lights on military aircraft patrolling the skies over the U.
ASH GROVE at about 10:00 PM I went out in the front yard on September
2001, and noticed a light at about 20 degrees above the horizon.
climbing at a high rate of speed, then descended, and did ALL KINDS of
back and forth from left to right, and hovered. I can see it out
as I type this. It's a dot in the sky, slightly brighter then a star with
occasional red flash. Ira still going in circles, up and down, and
different directions. Its now 10:47 PM and its still there.
All air traffic
is grounded. Nothing we have could do this. They're too fast
angle turns. Thanks to NUFORC.