Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

September 02, 2010 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Minister of State Goodyear to Announce an Important Space Mission

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 2, 2010) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), on behalf of the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for the Canadian Space Agency will make an important announcement regarding a future space mission for a Canadian Astronaut. Minister Goodyear will be joined by Honourable Josée Verner, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, President of the Queen's Privy Council and Minister for La Francophonie, and Steve MacLean, President of the Canadian Space Agency.

Journalists who cannot be on-site will be able to watch the event live on CSA Website at www.asc-csa.gc.ca

WHAT: Press Conference
   
WHEN: September 2, 2010
   
TIME: 9:30 a.m.
   
WHO: The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology)
  The Honourable Josée Verner, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, President of the Queen's Privy Council and Minister for La Francophonie
  Steve MacLean, President of the Canadian Space Agency
   
WHERE: Canadian Space Agency
  6767 route de l'Aeroport
  Longueuil, Quebec
  J3Y 8Y9

Video, animations and pictures will be available at this address: ftp://ftp.asc-csa.gc.ca/users/Medias/pub/

Contact Information

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