alien glossary : terminology “V”

Vallee, Dr Jacques
Jacques Vallee was born in France were he learned astrophysics. Valle worked as an investigator in computer networking projects on the Department of Defense. In 1962 Vallee moved to the United States were he studied at the Nortwestern University and in 1967 he received his Ph.D. in computer science. At this time Valle got to know Dr. J. Allen Hynek and became a close associate to him. In 1973 Valle started the CUFOS with Dr. J. Allen Hynek. Later reshaped the Hynek Classification System to his own Vallee Classification System. Now Valle lives in San Francisco with his wife and two children. Valle got his interest in the UFO phenomena when he witnessed the destruction of tracking tapes at a major observatory. The tapes showed an unknown object orbiting the earth. Vallee has done many trips all over the world in his investigations into the UFO phenomena. Except that Vallee has been all over the United States he has been to Scotland, France, Brazil, Australia and Russia. Vallee believes that UFOs come from both a physical and psychic origin and that some folklore creatures like the elves originated from aliens. In Steven Spielberg’s film Close Encounters of the Third Kind Jaques Vallee served as a model for the character of the French scientist played by Francois Truffaut. Vallee has written the following books: Anatomy Of A Phenomenon: Unidentified Objects In Space (1974), Confrontations: A Scientists Search For Alien Contact (1990), Dimensions: A Case book Of Alien Contact (1988), Fastwalker (1996), Forbidden Science Journal, Forbidden Science : Journals 1957-1969 (1996), Messengers Of Deception: UFO Contacts And Cults. (1979), Passport To Magonia: From Folklore To Flying Saucers (1969), Revelations: Alien Contact And Human Deception (1991) and the UFO Chronicles Of The Soviet Union: A Cosmic Samizdat (1992).
Vandenberg, Hoyt S.
Vandenberg became the second Director of Central Intelligence in 1946 after a career in the Army Air Forces. This position he held on to until May 1947. In a 1948 Top Secret estimate called ‘Estimate of the Situation’ ATIC concluded that UFOs were interplanetary spaceships. But the document was ordered to be burned by Vandenberg in August 1948. Many attempts have been made by researchers under the FOIA to trace the ‘Estimate of the Situation’ but without any luck. He is one of the alleged members of the Majestic-12 group.
Members of Confederation of Humans.
George Adamski reported several encounters with them In the early 1950s. He claims that they told him they were from Venus. It’s an alien race which look like the Europeans. They are about 1.75m tall and they have blond hair. George was later revealed to have faked several UFO pictures that he had claimed that he’d photographed and the trust for him is rather vague.
According to the ancient Sanskrit texts the Vimanas were open topped flying devices which the Indian gods and heroes fought with in the air.
Visit, Project
An unofficial NASA UFO study group. Visit Stands for Vehicle Internal System Investigative Team. Alan Holt is one of the involved.
Visitors Investigation Project
A project launched by Michael Lindemann to conduct and publish UFO researches.