Important dates

Overview of the important milestones of David Saint-Jacques mission, activities and events.

Important milestones of the mission

Date Step Place
Announcement of David Saint-Jacques assignment to a six-month mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS) Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Longueuil, Quebec
Beginning of the mission-specific training Canada, USA, Russia, Japan and Europe
Launch of Expedition 56/57: David Saint-Jacques is backup for ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Launch of Expedition 57/58: David Saint-Jacques is backup for NASA astronaut Nick Hague Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Launch of Expedition 58/59: David Saint-Jacques and his crewmates Oleg Kononenko (Roscosmos) and Anne McClain (NASA) will depart for the ISS Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Landing of Expedition 58/59 Kazakhstan

Overview of activities and events

Date Event Place
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques to speak at Montreal Science Centre for launch of Water in the Universe exhibit Montreal Science Centre, Montreal, Quebec
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques to give presentation at Ontario Science Centre Ontario Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques to talk to over 1000 young Canadians live from Kazakhstan Four elementary and secondary schools in Canada
Virtual conference with Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques Three elementary schools in Canada
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques at the Engineering and Commerce Case Competition Hotel Omni Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to go to the FIRST Québec robotics competition Claude Robillard Sports Complex, Montreal, Quebec
to Rare opportunity for media to see Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques' NASA training NASA's Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas
Virtual presentation by Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques Five secondary schools in Quebec
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to conduct ground-breaking science in space Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Longueuil, Quebec
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