Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

March 10, 2008 06:30 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER-CSA: Launch of Dextre Aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour

MISSION STS-123

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - Media representatives are invited to attend special events and media briefings during mission STS-123, which will carry Dextre Canada's 2-armed robot to the International Space Station. CSA spokespersons will be available for interviews during this mission.

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



At CSA - Saint-Hubert, Quebec

What: STS-123 Launch and Dextre details
When: Tuesday, March 11, 2008, 02:28
Where: CSA Conference Room - Saint-Hubert, Quebec
Who: Danielle Cormier, CSA Mission Controller

What: Dextre Media Briefing
When: Tuesday, March 11, 2008, 10:30
Where: CSA Conference Room - Saint-Hubert, Quebec
Who: Andrew Keenan, CSA Operations Lead for Dextre,
Danielle Cormier, CSA Mission Controller


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/.

To schedule interviews with spokespersons, please contact the Media Relations team by telephone at 450-926-4370.

Contact Information

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