Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

July 29, 2009 07:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Fly Canadarm2 Like Julie Payette

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 29, 2009) - Media representatives are invited to the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to try on the Canadarm2 simulator astronauts use to train for a space mission such as STS-127 with astronaut Julie Payette.

Interested media are asked to call the Canadian Space Agency to book their place in advance. Only 8 spots (15 min period) are available.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 29, 2009

HOUR: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (15 min period)

WHO: Christophe Belzile, Robotic instructor

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

For details on the mission, visit the Canadian Space Agency's website at:

Video, animations and pictures are available at this address:

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