Sunday, 27 March 2016

UFO Journal Article:
“Report on the Analysis of Anomalous Physical Traces: The 1981 Trans-en-Provence UFO Case”

By Jean-Jacques Velasco, Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (National Centre for Space Studies), Paris, France
Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 4, No. I, 1990
(Society for Scientific Exploration, U.S.A.)

Source:, Sudbury, Canada

The Trans-en-Provence, France, UFO landing incident occurred on 8 January 1981:

Jean-Jacques Velasco worked as an engineer for the National Centre for Space Studies (CNES) and was director of the official French government programme to study UFOs (SEPRA, GEIPAN) from 1983 until 2004.

Wikipedia article: “GEIPAN”:
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Satellite photo of Trans-en-Provence, France (
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