Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

August 10, 2007 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/Canadian Astronaut Dave Williams' Second Spacewalk

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - Aug. 10, 2007) - Media representatives are invited to the Saskatchewan Science Centre, in Regina, to view images from NASA TV of Astronaut Dave Williams as he ventures out into space for his first ride on the Canadarm2 during his second spacewalk. Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Astronaut Chris Hadfield, who performed the very first Canadian spacewalk in 2001, will be on-site to comment on this unique experience.

The time of the event may change without advance notice. Please call our Media Relations Office at 450-926-4370 for the most up-to-date information.



WHEN August 13, 2007

TIME (Central Standard Time)

9:00 a.m. Presentation by Astronaut Chris Hadfield prior to Dave
Williams' spacewalk

9:31 a.m. View images on NASA TV as Astronaut Williams ventures outside
the space station

9:45 a.m. Interviews

WHO Chris Hadfield, CSA Astronaut

WHERE Saskatchewan Science Centre
2903 Powerhouse Drive
Regina, Saskatchewan


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.space.gc.ca/sts-118.

Video, animations and pictures are available at this address:
ftp://ftpsts118.space.gc.ca/users/jjanu/pub/

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