Strange Light Over The Bay Area
February 14, 2016
Several alarmed Bay area residents saw a bright light streaking through the sky Early Tuesday morning.
It was not a UFO…
According to a statement issued by the Navy, they were conducting missile tests off the California Coast.
“Navy Strategic Systems Programs conducted scheduled Trident II (D5) missile test flights at sea from an Ohio Class SSBN, in the Pacific Test Range off the coast of California,” the statement said. ”This morning, there were two missiles launched.”
The launches took place at 3:30am PST and 6:20am.
The Trident II D-5 missile is a three-stage missile with a range of 4,000 miles.
Story reported by CBS Local affiliate in San Francisco: http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2017/02/14/mystery-light-in-sky-was-navy-missile-launch/#.WKNYCedsisk.wordpress