Location of Sighting: Louisville, Kentucky
Date of Sighting: March 24, 2021
Time of Sighting: Around 9:15 to 9:30 PM EDT
Description: A man was taking out his trash and to the south he saw an object with tangerine-orange lights coming towards him. The object made no sound and was flying toward him at an altitude of about 400 feet. The witness could hear traffic noise in the distance, but the craft made no sound. He was certain that it wasn’t a jet, helicopter or drone. The witness estimated that the craft was flying at about 70 MPH and was about 1.5 miles away. The craft then banked toward the east. He said that the craft initially looked to be diamond shaped, but appeared to be rectangular shaped after it turned east. He said that the object was gun metal gray and had railing on the bottom. There were orange lights on the ends and a yellow light in the middle. He said the craft was about the size of a city bus and had a height of six to eight feet. The witness then went to call his wife to look at the craft, When he returned the object was gone. He estimated that his sighting lasted about 30 seconds. Skies were clear at the time of the sighting. He conversed with neighbors and they didn’t see anything. He called the police and they forwarded his sighting to the county. He hasn’t received a response from the county.
Update – April 14, 2021: The witness provided sketches of the object from two vantage points and he also redescribed what he saw.Note to Commenters: If you are reporting a sighting, be sure to include the location (city, state, country), date and time of your sighting. Be detailed in your description. You may also use our report form to report your sighting. Comments will only be published if they are in "good taste" and not inflammatory. Also the name that you list in the comment will be posted. Use abbreviations or aliases if you don't want your name listed.
That’s a busy area and just North of the airport which is a UPS hub. I would guess the ATC guys should have seen it on radar. Does anyone know if an inquiry has been made for the radar?
Sometimes I request radar data for UFO cases. My experience has shown that UFO’s rarely show up on radar.