|Former Air Force pilot, Phillip Gibbons said today a strangely-flying sphere gave him the slip when he took off in a light plane to look it over.||
By The Honolulu Advertiser
Gibbons said the object was pointed out to him at the airport by two men who drove out from town.
“When I first saw it, it was at an altitude of 3000 or 4000 feet and appeared to be standing perfectly still,” Gibbons said. “It looked like a bright aluminum ball.