So the mystery contrail is now visible on a satellite view and from this perspective it looks llike a plane for sure. Unless, of course, this isn’t the same contrail. I just wish the Pentagon or the FAA would simply say what flight it was. The fact that they won’t continues to bother me.

1 Comment

  1. This entire story has (as far
    This entire story has (as far as I can tell) only one source, a KCBS-TV news crew: this sighting appears to have not been reported by anyone else, of which speaks toward it’s explanation as a persistent contrail generated by an airliner. Speaking as someone who has been an aviation enthusiast since childhood, I can’t see any actual evidence that this is anything but an airline contrail.

    Wikipedia has collected a reporting history regarding this issue, for those interested in digging further:

Comments are closed.