I was practicing night landings when another aircraft departed the airport to the southeast. This is the communication I heard between that aircraft and the tower...
Departing Aircraft: Uh, Tower, N1234. Are you talkin' to this traffic out here? He's headed straight for us.
Departing Aircraft: Scratch that ... (timidly) ... we're looking at a planet.
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