A UFO insistent enough not to be ignored persuaded Hangzhou’s Xiaoshan Airport to shut down Wednesday night, July 7, 2010.
The following two videos record the incident and the resulting chaos at the airport.
Chinese officials declined to give an explanation until they had a chance to investigate. Early on they said military matters were involved.
Chinese airport closed after fiery UFO is spotted flying over city
Last updated at 2:58 AM on 10th July 2010
A Chinese airport was closed after this mysterious object was spotted in the sky.
Arcing over Zhejiang’s provincial capital Hangzhou, the UFO appeared to glow with an eerie white light and left a bright trail in its wake.
Xiaoshan Airport was closed after the UFO was detected at around 9 pm and dozens of flights had to be diverted.
An earlier UFO sighting occurred on June 30, 2010. The following video records bother sightings.
Also in the news are recent, spectacular sightings of lenticular cloud UFOs.
Thanks to D’Arcy.