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Giant 'UFO fragment' falls from the sky in Siberia
The Telegraph ^ | 3/22/2012

Posted on 03/23/2012 10:13:27 PM PDT by bruinbirdman

The U-shaped object, resembling a silvery dome, is currently under inspection by Russian experts, after being covertly removed under cover of night from the possession of villagers who found it.

After discovering the device on Sunday, locals from the village of Otradnesnky had managed to drag the “UFO fragment” from the thick forest where it had fallen. They attached it onto a trailer and took it through the snow to their village, where local inspectors then examined it before alerting Moscow authorities.

In an official statement, Sergey Bobrov, who found the object, agreed to keep it safe.

But following their stealthy removal of the 200-kilogram metal fragment, police have it under close guard, on orders from unnamed authorities.

The device has not had its provenance confirmed as of yet. However, the object does not come from a rocket or missile or be in any way associated with terrestrial space technology, it has been announced.

“The object found is not related to space technology. A final conclusion can be made after a detailed study of the object by experts,” said Roscosmos, theRussianspace agency.

Experts have also examined the object to determine whether it poses a hazard.

“We measured the radiation level near and inside the object. We found no radiation here,” said Yuri Bornyakov, who heads the rescue service department of the Kuybyshevsky district in the Novosibirsk region.

Part of the fragment is made of ultra-strong titanium, said Valery Vasiliev,

(Excerpt) Read more at telegraph.co.uk ...


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1 posted on 03/23/2012 10:13:31 PM PDT by bruinbirdman
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To: bruinbirdman
Captain, the port lateral sensor array just went down.

Run a diagnostic Mr. Worf.

Aye sir...What the hell?

2 posted on 03/23/2012 10:18:04 PM PDT by BigCinBigD
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To: bruinbirdman
Somewhere, some AeroFlot pilot is wondering what the heck fell off of the plane.

/johnny

3 posted on 03/23/2012 10:18:34 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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To: Jet Jaguar; KevinDavis

Aviation and space ping.


4 posted on 03/23/2012 10:19:35 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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To: bruinbirdman

Titanium, eh? Maybe a submarine exploded. :0


5 posted on 03/23/2012 10:23:36 PM PDT by lefty-lie-spy (Stay metal. For the Horde \m/("_")\m/ - via iPhone from Tokyo.)
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To: bruinbirdman
Probably a "stage ring" protecting the nozzle from a rocket, my guess, between second and third stage booster,
or bottom cover to a satellite.
6 posted on 03/23/2012 10:26:48 PM PDT by Yosemitest (It's simple, fight or die!)
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To: bruinbirdman
Capt. Kirk to Spock:
"Scottie got drunk and ejected the damn warp core again"
7 posted on 03/23/2012 10:30:46 PM PDT by The Cajun (Palin, Free Republic, Mark Levin, Newt......Nuff said.)
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To: The Cajun

Donnie Darko knew something like this would happen. Nobody listened.

Did YOU listen?
I didn’t listen.
See? Told ya.

But he knew.....
He knew.


8 posted on 03/23/2012 10:36:39 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: bruinbirdman

Darn, those muzzie kids are blowing up manhole covers again... a wee bit too much explosives!


9 posted on 03/23/2012 10:37:24 PM PDT by roadcat
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To: The Cajun

LOL!!!!


10 posted on 03/23/2012 10:37:45 PM PDT by RandallFlagg (Look for the union label, then buy elsewhere.)
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To: bruinbirdman
Hey, takes a lot of vodka antifreeze in Siberia this time of year.

Who knows what you might find stumbling around in the woods?

11 posted on 03/23/2012 10:53:39 PM PDT by doorgunner69
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To: Yosemitest

It looks like the first stage “cap” for a rocket (possibly a Zenit).


12 posted on 03/23/2012 10:53:48 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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To: bruinbirdman

The amazing thing to me is that part of it
looks like a van. Wierd.

Oh oh, could it be a Tardis?


13 posted on 03/24/2012 12:36:54 AM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: tet68

Strange video at the site, seems to show
something in the sky, then a house with a hole in
the roof, then the big object on the ground.
Looks like the top of a silo.

could it be connected to THIS??

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LUDNhPXAEBc


14 posted on 03/24/2012 12:50:48 AM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: bruinbirdman

I hope it didn’t fall on that Siberian mammoth.


15 posted on 03/24/2012 12:59:48 AM PDT by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: Army Air Corps

Possibly part of this Proton rocket and its Breeze M upper stage from Russia’s Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Or maybe it was off this heavy-lift Ariane 5 rocket launched on March 23 from Europe’s Guiana Space Center in French Guiana.
On second thought, since it was found March 21, 2012, it couldn't have been the Ariane 5.


16 posted on 03/24/2012 1:37:57 AM PDT by Yosemitest (It's simple, fight or die!)
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To: Yosemitest
Adding date:
17 posted on 03/24/2012 1:41:22 AM PDT by Yosemitest (It's simple, fight or die!)
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To: bruinbirdman
The U-shaped object

All that they need now is to find an F-shaped object and an O-shaped object, and they'll have the complete UFO.

18 posted on 03/24/2012 1:41:36 AM PDT by Zeppo ("Happy Pony is on - and I'm NOT missing Happy Pony")
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To: Zeppo

...That’s what they WANT you to believe.

Don’t buy it. Mooses bit their sisters. They cannot be trusted. Stuned their Beibers too...


19 posted on 03/24/2012 2:13:53 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Zeppo

LOL.


20 posted on 03/24/2012 3:11:32 AM PDT by Rocky (REPEAL IT!)
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