UFO Closes Chinese Airport
Sightings have Increased in China in Recent Months
UFO Closes Chinese Airport (Oct 6th, 2010) - UFO sightings have increased in China in recent months, but one such
sighting recently prompted an airport to shut down to prevent aircraft
from crashing into the object, media reports say.
|An airport in Baotou, Inner Mongolia, was
forced to shut to prevent passenger planes crashing into a UFO,
according to reports.
Three flights from Shanghai and Beijing were
apparently forced to circle the airport until the “UFO” disappeared.
object was said to be “flat and tubular” and hovered near the airport
before disappearing, a source told The Sun. One of the crewmember’s of
last landing aircraft on the Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport
said that the object was huge and the flight had to prepare for sudden
Two other flights were diverted away from Baotou and to
the nearby cities of Ordos and Taiyuan. The airport was shut for around
an hour "to guarantee safety" according to a spokesman.
reported a bright light shining in the sky on September 11th around
two-and-a-half miles away from Baotou airport, before suddenly
vanishing. The incident was the eighth reported UFO sighting in China
since the end of June.
In July planes were
grounded and flights diverted away from Xiaoshan airport in Hangzhou
City, China, after a mysterious glowing object appeared on air traffic
controllers’ radar systems - although officials later confirmed the
object was part of a military test being run nearby.
August, at least four Chinese cities reported UFO sightings, while
between June 30th and July 15th at least nine sightings have been
reported across the country, according to Chinese media.
sightings in China have been picking up too. Most of them have turned
out to be earth military tests although some have been attributed to the
quaint practice of flying illuminated kites at night.
authorities have refused to make a statement about suspected ‘UFO’
sightings in China. While some experts are coming to the conclusion that
this is the evidence of a futuristic Chinese military aircraft.