Industry Canada

Industry Canada

July 06, 2011 15:39 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Paradis and Minister of State Goodyear Attend the Final Launch of the Space Shuttle Program

ORLANDO, FLORIDA--(Marketwire - July 6, 2011) - On Friday, July 8, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry, and the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will attend the launch of the final flight of Space Shuttle Atlantis, marking the conclusion of the Space Shuttle Program.

The Minister, Minister of State and Canadian Space Agency President Steve MacLean will hold a media call-back the day before the launch to discuss the end of the Space Shuttle Program. Details as follows:

Date: July 7, 2011
Time: 2:15 p.m. EST
Dial-in Number: (613) 960-7526
(877) 413-4814 (Canada only)
Participant Password: 4777313

Contact Information

  • Pascale Boulay
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Christian Paradis
    Minister of Industry

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada