Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

May 13, 2011 07:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Astronauts Answer Students' Questions

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 13, 2011) - Today, Canadian astronauts will take part in a special Q&A session with students at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum.

On this occasion, the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is organizing its first-ever Tweetup event. Twenty lucky tweeters will be invited to attend the Q&A session which includes free access to the museum and the Living in Space exhibition. Tweeters are invited to visit the CSA website at or the CSA Facebook page to register and obtain more information.

The event will be broadcast live on the CSA Web site at


WHEN:Friday, May 13
10:00 to 11:30 a.m.Q&A session with students
WHO:Steve MacLean, President of the CSA
Canadian astronauts: Chris Hadfield, Robert Thirsk, Jeremy Hansen and David Saint-Jacques
WHERE:Canada Aviation and Space Museum
11 Aviation Parkway
Ottawa, Ontario K1K 4R3

For more information, visit the CSA website at

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