Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

September 02, 2009 07:00 ET

Media Advisory/Robert Thirsk: 101 Days in Space

Crew News Conference

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 2, 2009) - Media representatives are invited to the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to take part in the Crew News Conference from space. CSA Astronaut Robert Thirsk and his 12 crew members will be taking questions from journalists.

ONLY JOURNALISTS ON-SITE at the CSA will be able to ask questions.

Time of event may change without advance notice. Please call the CSA Media Relations Office to confirm the most up-to-date details.

Journalists who cannot be on site will be able to watch the event live on NASA TV.



WHEN: September 4, 2009

TIME: 8:49 p.m.

WHAT: Crew News Conference live from space
Question period at CSA

WHO: Robert Thirsk, CSA Astronaut
Crew of Expedition 20/21
Crew of STS-128

WHERE: Canadian Space Agency
6767 Route de l'ATroport
Longueuil, Quebec


To schedule interviews with CSA spokespersons, please contact CSA Media Relations at 450-926-4370.

For details on the mission, visit the Canadian Space Agency website at www.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/missions/expedition20-21/

Video, animations and pictures are available at this address: ftp://ftp.asc-csa.gc.ca/users/expedition20-21/pub/

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