Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

May 27, 2009 11:00 ET

Media Advisory/Mission Expedition 20/21 With Bob Thirsk: Crew News Conference Live From Space

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 27, 2009) - Media representatives are invited to the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to take part in the first Expedition 20/21 Crew News Conference from space. CSA Astronaut Bob Thirsk and the first international six-person crew will be taking questions from journalists.

ONLY JOURNALISTS ON-SITE at the CSA will be able to ask questions. Interested media parties must call the CSA Media Relations team to reserve a place.

Time of event may change without advance notice. Please call the CSA Media Relations Office to confirm the most up-to-date details.

Journalists who cannot be on site will be able to watch the event live on NASA TV.



WHEN: June 1, 2009

TIME: 10:25 a.m.

WHAT: Expedition 20/21 Crew News Conference live from space
Question period at CSA (registered journalists ONLY)

WHO: Bob Thirsk, CSA Astronaut, and the crew of Expedition 20/21

WHERE: Canadian Space Agency
6767 Route de l'Aeroport
Longueuil, Quebec


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.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/missions/expedition20-21/.

Video, animations and pictures are available at this address: ftp://ftp.asc-csa.gc.ca/users/expedition20-21/pub/

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