US The "unidentified" objects in the sky of Taverny were balloons
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"I was the first to spot the bright objects in the sky. On the evening of June 20, a woman and her friend distinguished four shapes in the sky of Taverny. Something to pique their curiosity: "We are asking lots of questions", explains this resident of the town in an email addressed to MUFON France (Mutual UFO Network), a network of international investigation and research into the UFO phenomenon. The association then decides to disseminate these images to silence rumors.
So, what could have crossed the sky? This woman wonders: "military drones"? "Space debris"? "For us, they are simply balloons, like party balloons," answers Pascal Fechner, national director of this association of amateur ufologists (those who study unidentified flying objects). Their metallic shape and appearance sometimes arouse curiosity because of their atypical shape and their chrome appearance. This is not the first time he has had to respond to this type of message.
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The association's mission is "to provide rational explanations and pragmatic, explains the director. I would dream that they are really extraterrestrial objects but the truth is that it is not the case.
An important point as history fuels the fantasies of some conspiratorial bloggers in France and abroad. The images taken at Taverny were notably shared on the American site.
It is a “milieu plagued by fake news, beliefs and conspiracy theses,” warns the association. For this volunteer, Val-d'Oise is obviously not a land where the testimonies linked to these unidentified objects flourish. For Pascal Fechner "here, we do not have too much head in the clouds but rather riveted on these feet".
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