OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY
Industry Canada

Industry Canada

May 13, 2009 09:30 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Clement Announces Canada's New Astronauts

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 13, 2009) - Today, the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), and the CSA President Steve MacLean will introduce the two Canadians that have been selected to join the Canadian Space Agency's astronaut corps, at a news conference to be held at the Canada Museum of Science and Technology in Ottawa, Ontario.

Journalists who cannot be on site will be able to follow the event live on the Canadian Space Agency Web site at www.asc-csa.gc.ca.

For more information on the Campaign, visit our Web site at: www.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/astronauts/default.asp.



Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Time: 1:05 p.m.

Location: Canada Museum of Science and Technology
1867 St. Laurent Blvd
Ottawa, Ontario
613-991-3044

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Tony Clement
    Minister of Industry
    Pema Lhalungpa - Press Secretary
    613-995-9001
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502