CANADIAN SPACE AGENCY PRESS CONFERENCE, December 16, 2020, virtual, 10:00 AM ET –

The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) will hold a press conference on December 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM ET to make a “major announcement of the future of Canadian space exploration.”

The event will be broadcast on the internet CSAYouTube channel and Facebook page.

Participants include the four active Canadian astronauts, so it probably refers to Canada’s participation in the NASA-led human exploration program. including on land There. International astronauts are expected to be similarly designated.

The participants are:

  • The Honorable Navdeep Bains, Minister for Innovation, Science and Industry
  • Canadian Space Agency (CSA) President Lisa Campbell
  • CSA astronaut
    • Jeremy Hansen,
    • Joshua Kutryk,
    • David Saint-Jacques and
    • Jenni Sidey-Gibbons