The shadow of a plane flying backward over the French Open Monday understandably caught the attention of spectators, and we think you'll see why.
Had aviation invented a reverse gear for jets in flight? Will airlines finally be able to parallel park in the clouds? Sadly, no. As is the case with most (but not all!) freak occurrences, the prospect of a plane flying backwards proved too good to be true.
But we much prefer this explanation:
H/T Bleacher Report