Audio has just been released of a 2017 incident where an obscene skywriting appeared in the air over Okanogan County, Washington. U.S. Navy officials had admitted that an aircraft from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island was involved.

Multiple witnesses across the county saw a drawing of the giant male appendage in the sky and, of course, tweeted out photos of it. One mother was very upset that she may have to explain to her young children what the drawing was.

It sparked nationwide attention. Countless memes were created and there are even shot glasses commemorating the event.

Navy officials released the following statement: "The Navy holds its aircrew to the highest standards and we find this absolutely unacceptable, of zero training value and we are holding the crew accountable."


Read the full story from the pilots at
Navy Times.