NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 10, 2010
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(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The Pentagon’s explanation about the mystery launch over California featured; statement from Pentagon spokesman Col. Dave Lapan calling it a condensation trail from an aircraft quoted; details given about speculation that it was a US Airways flight. [Globalsecurity.org director John PIKE- says the characteristics make it look like a jet contrail.] [Aviation expert Jim TILMON- refers to the Skunk Works, where military planes have been developed.] [Aerospace analyst Marco CACERES- says he’s left with the conclusion it was a missile.]
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