Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

March 14, 2008 08:40 ET

Media Advisory/Canadian Space Agency:Update on Mission STS-123

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 14, 2008) - The Canadian Space Agency invites media representatives to attend press conferences for mission STS-123 to learn more about the assembly of Dextre.


At the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) - Longueuil, Quebec



What: First phase of Dextre assembly

When: Friday, March 14, 2008, 10:30 a.m.

Where: CSA Conference Room

Who: Julie Payette, CSA astronaut


What: Final assembly of Dextre

When: Tuesday, March 18, 2008, 10:30 a.m.

Where: CSA Conference Room

Who: Julie Payette, CSA astronaut


Times, dates, and events given here are subject to change without prior notice. Please contact the Media Relations team to confirm the schedule.

For more information on Dextre and mission STS-123, please visit the Canadian Space Agency website at http://www.space.gc.ca/asc/eng/missions/sts-123/default.asp or the FTP site: ftp://ftp-dextre.space.gc.ca/pub/.

CSA spokespersons are available for interviews or comments during this mission. To schedule interviews with spokespersons, please contact the Media Relations team at 450-926-4370.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Space Agency
    CSA Media Relations Office
    450-926-4370
    www.space.gc.ca