Maussan was born in 1953 in Mexico City. After one year
at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (1972-73),
he attended Miami University (Ohio) and graduated
with a B.A. in Radio and Television. During his
college years, he was Midwest Correspondent and sports reporter
for Televisa (Mexico).
present occupation is host of
the popular weekly radio program Extraterrestrials:
An Intelligent Phenomenon which also discusses
many space science topics including the possibility of
artificial structures on Mars. His program is heard on
15 different radio affiliates in the 25 largest cities
of Mexico and Guatemala. It is also available as an internet
stream via EXA FM.
also works as an Investigative
Journalist/Anchorman and General Producer of the TV show
Tercer Milenio that
is broadcast via the Televisa Network to all Latin American
countries, Europe, the United States and also through
the Sky Satellite System. In 1996, he was producer of
the feature radio program Jaime
Maussan, UFOs and Other Mysteries transmitted
through XEW Radio and the RASA Network, which became one
of the most popular radio programs in Mexico.
has earned many awards for his films, radio and television
shows both in North America and Europe. He received a
special award at The Capitol Hill in March 1982,
the Premio Ondas award in Barcelona in 1980,
and the Global 500 award from the United Nations in 1990.
also received the National Journalism
Award from the Journalists Club of Mexico in 1983,
1987 and 1993. He was presented the
AMPRYTaward for the TV program 60
Minutos in 1990-91-92. His investigations into
the still on-going Mexico UFO wave has garnered worldwide
acclaim, and he has been invited to speak at conferences
around the world.