Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

October 01, 2009 08:52 ET

Media Advisory: Robert Thirsk and Guy Laliberte Crew News Conference

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 1, 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, Guy Laliberte and their seven 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 our website www.asc-csa.gc.ca .



WHEN: October 6, 2009

TIME: 10:10 a.m.

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

WHO: Robert Thirsk, CSA Astronaut
Crew of Expedition 20/21
Guy Laliberte, Founder of Cirque du Soleil

WHERE: Canadian Space Agency
6767 Route de l'Aeroport
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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