September 11 sky

Something in the Sky

This caught my eye around noon today as I was riding my bicycle south in Coralville. Do you think the pilot(s) created it for September 11? But what does it mean?

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7 says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 8:37 PM

OMG they are here watching us!!!

tlc says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 8:39 PM

I saw it. First thought was the plane was being diverted but then it went up and continued up so figured that wasn't the case.

trevor penuel says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 8:43 PM

i think its a 9-11 moment where the air planes exploded the twin towers

vendetta says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 8:53 PM

i think it looks like round cirlcle with a line through it and it looks like a little balloon .

Lg says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:08 PM


Mkg says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:10 PM

It is alians

MA says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:15 PM

It looks to me like it is a circle with a line through guess is it could mean, "never forget"

HL says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:21 PM

they're here!

ha says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:22 PM


Frank says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:34 PM

Led Zeppelin has a new tour coming up...

zzzz says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 9:47 PM

it's chemtrails. a plane never hit building 7. never forget.

Bret says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 11:12 PM


Martina Poole says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 11:43 PM

It is chemtrails that is poisoning us under the guise of climate control

some_guy says ... on Tuesday, Sep 11 at 11:56 PM

The Phyrexians have arrived! All will be one!

rich says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 1:16 AM

I think that it was the missing man formation.

Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 2:55 AM

Looks like the FAA needs keep there pilots from drinking.

Clyde says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 4:23 AM

If you think Chemtrails are a joke and nothing your wrong. Why didn't we see this much in 1990?

jim beam says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 9:13 AM

Sometimes a circle is just a circle

cynthia nortmann says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 10:22 AM

i didnt spot that,but i saw a perfect angel cloud!!!

Woo Hoo says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 11:28 AM

Chemtrails? I thought they were contrails..

Jdk says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 12:04 PM

I think it looks like a ribbon. There is a tail going out each side of the picture from the circle.

Jared says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 12:18 PM

Looks to me like air traffic control probably just asked the pilot to make a standard rate 360 while some other traffic moved through the area. Very common for pilots to be instructed by ATC to make circles while waiting for traffic to clear an area.

Daveym says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 12:31 PM

It is a contrail, formed when the moisture in jet exhaust condenses at high altitude. The trail was probably created by a combat aircraft during normal maneuvers, or potentially by an airliner or survey aircraft.

Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 3:18 PM

The pilots spraying these chemicals are taunting us and yet nobody sees the big picture. Chemtrails have been in our skys for over a decade now. If you think lines in the sky that linger for hours are normal contrails, you are a fool. Geo-engineering

Kram says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 7:46 PM

I'm with you, MA

Luke says ... on Wednesday, Sep 12 at 10:23 PM

It is a Fantastic 4 symbol-duh.

Brandon Eden says ... on Thursday, Sep 13 at 8:48 AM

This circle was about 15 miles southeast of Iowa City. Its a normal contrail from a jet. The university has a couple jets they go up and fool around in on a regular basis. If not that an aircraft pattern but thats not as likely.

Pierre says ... on Thursday, Sep 13 at 9:32 AM

They are chemical sprayed in the sky! Not a good thing!

cloverleaf says ... on Thursday, Sep 13 at 10:44 AM

I saw the plane about two-thirds through the circle. Could not believe my eyes. About a half-hour later there was a perfect "X" in the sky.

ObiWan says ... on Thursday, Sep 13 at 12:02 PM

Chemtrails for those of you that wear tin hats...contrails for the rest of us.

JALAN says ... on Thursday, Sep 13 at 3:12 PM

O 2012

Rick says ... on Thursday, Sep 13 at 9:15 PM

I saw the plane doing it. It was a big 4 engine jet just doing a lazy circle in the sky. I was thinking it was probably on a training mission out of Sac Air Force base

doug says ... on Friday, Sep 14 at 3:29 PM

I'm a 737 pilot and have been for 15 years. Those are not contrails from an airplane. Contrails dissapear. These are chemtrails. Go to and type in chemtrails and you will see for yourself.

car heiar says ... on Sunday, Sep 16 at 9:18 AM

i fly 767s for a living it was and is just a CONTRAIL for the haters and the atheist its a chemtrail..

Carl Heiar says ... on Sunday, Sep 16 at 9:20 AM

it is a solar projected smokering from the suns rays ive studied them in the 50s

MikeD says ... on Monday, Sep 17 at 9:46 AM

Contrails. Circle is probably just because of a holding pattern on their way to ORD.

W M Rich says ... on Monday, Sep 17 at 9:19 PM

The holding pattern for a CID IFR approach is about that location ,Probably a pilot doing practice approaches to CID , call the tower if you really want to know

Kolob says ... on Tuesday, Sep 18 at 9:17 PM

It is the the planet Kolob coming. Soon, all will be one under the Mormon God!!!!

GMS says ... on Thursday, Sep 20 at 11:21 AM

I think people have a great imagination and it can be anything you want it to be.

Dave says ... on Friday, Sep 21 at 11:08 AM

We stepped out of our office (Washington, Iowa) as the plane started the circle. It made a complete 360 and then appeared to continue on its original flight path. It appeared to be a normal contrail.

Anonymous says ... on Monday, Sep 24 at 6:50 AM

Contrails have been around since the jet engine took to the skies. If you didnt notice these 40 yrs ago you were probably playing in your sandbox.

Dale Lockhart says ... on Monday, Sep 24 at 2:37 PM

lolol..One person says they haven't seen this much since OUT OF THE HOUSE MORE !!! People are losing's a C-o-n-t-r-a-i-l....

SS says ... on Monday, Sep 24 at 11:02 PM

Chemtrail. gross

SKT says ... on Tuesday, Sep 25 at 3:53 PM

In all seriousness, these are chemtrails. These are not typical contrails. Please google "What in the world are they spraying". This is real people, all you have to do is pay attention to the sky everyday and you will see for yourself.

XF says ... on Wednesday, Sep 26 at 7:40 AM

OMG Everyone they have been spraying our atmosphere for years in prep to make it uninhabital for the invasion that will take place on 12/21/2012! :P

Keith says ... on Saturday, Sep 29 at 9:56 PM

My bet is it was either a training flight or a test flight. A holding pattern would be an enlongated oval.

Anonymous says ... on Friday, Oct 5 at 3:50 PM

jets do not leave behind trails that last for hours and hours. They quickly dissipate. All you have to do is watch them spray them from a plane, itll start as an exhaust looking tail that quickly fills the whole ares with clouds.

Pierre says ... on Saturday, Oct 6 at 1:14 PM

They are the reasons the Honey Bee are dying off! They are chemtrails! Chemicals sprayed in the atmosphere!

ugi says ... on Saturday, Oct 13 at 3:22 PM

maybe its a star exeplode

Funny says ... on Tuesday, Nov 6 at 9:39 PM

It's fun to see what you guys talk about. Past is past! if u think its a contrail, good. i'm with you. chem-trail people: you can have your own opinion.

Goose says ... on Monday, Nov 12 at 6:54 PM

For you that dont believe in Chemtrails you are stupid sheep!

JD says ... on Monday, Nov 19 at 11:43 PM


Obamasucks says ... on Tuesday, Nov 27 at 5:48 PM

Its an O with a slash thru it to show Americans that Obama is a disgrace and a POS liar.

mick g says ... on Wednesday, Nov 28 at 12:15 AM

this is a chemtrail before you laugh watch what the hell are they spraying on you tube it changed my whole perspective on the matter this video is a documentary by for real scientists meteorologists and pilots.building 7 you tube that loose change.

eyeswideopen says ... on Sunday, Mar 16 at 4:49 AM

Looks like a clock to me.. check out the lines thru the circle.. looks like the hands on a clock and it points to 9 11

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