Several aviation and continue officials pronounced a light was not an aircraft, BuzzFeed reported. Ian Gregor, a orator for a Federal Aviation Administration, told a news opening that he had â€œno ideaâ€ what a intent was. McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas also reliable that it was â€œnot a plane
UPDATE (12/23, 1:15 a.m. ET):the â€œstreaking fireballâ€ was Russian space debris
The light, pronounced Ziegenhorn, was â€œcaused by a Russian SL-4 rocket physique that reentered a atmosphere somewhere above Arizona.â€
The rocket had been launched on Dec. 21.
Earlier on HuffPost:
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