Above the earth appears an enigmatic flying apparatus. A crescent-shaped sign is emblazoned on its hull. As the mysterious object swerves into orbit, the US sends five astronauts into space with another flying-ready space shuttle. They are supposed to capture the UFO and bring it to Earth in the cargo hold, where it will be examined in the secret base Area 51. But as soon as the spacecraft has taken off, events on Earth and in space begin to take off in dramatic fashion. The ferry disappears from the radar. Huge metal balls fall from the sky. Heads of state panic. Military people are losing their nerve. At the same time, astronomers are making an outrageous discovery, and the Pope is addressing humanity with a desperate message …

Above the earth appears an enigmatic flying apparatus. A crescent-shaped sign is emblazoned on its hull. As the mysterious object swerves into orbit, the US sends five astronauts into space with another flying-ready space shuttle. They are supposed to capture the UFO and bring it to Earth in the cargo hold, where it will be examined in the secret base Area 51. But as soon as the spacecraft has taken off, events on Earth and in space begin to take off in dramatic fashion. The ferry disappears from the radar. Huge metal balls fall from the sky. Heads of state panic. Military people are losing their nerve. At the same time, astronomers are making an outrageous discovery, and the Pope is addressing humanity with a desperate message ...

Above the earth appears an enigmatic flying apparatus. A crescent-shaped sign is emblazoned on its hull. As the mysterious object swerves into orbit, the US sends five astronauts into space with another flying-ready space shuttle. They are supposed to capture the UFO and bring it to Earth in the cargo hold, where it will be examined in the secret base Area 51. But as soon as the spacecraft has taken off, events on Earth and in space begin to take off in dramatic fashion. The ferry disappears from the radar. Huge metal balls fall from the sky. Heads of state panic. Military people are losing their nerve. At the same time, astronomers are making an outrageous discovery, and the Pope is addressing humanity with a desperate message …