Important dates

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

Overview of activities

Date Event Place
Welcome back to Canada, David Saint-Jacques! Canadian astronaut greeted at the Canadian Space Agency Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2019-07-10
David Saint-Jacques' first press conference since his return to Earth Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2019-06-28
Landing of the Soyuz Kazakhstan 2019-06-24
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to return to Earth Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2019-06-20
David Saint-Jacques live from space last opportunity for the media Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2019-06-19
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques answers questions from the Umiujaq community, in northern Quebec Kiluutaq School, Umiujuaq, Quebec 2019-05-31
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and Saskatoon students Walter Murray Collegiate, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 2019-05-27
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and Yellowknife students Mildred Hall School, Yellowknife 2019-05-27
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques participates in C2 Montréal live from space Montreal, Quebec 2019-05-24
David Saint-Jacques to announce the winners of Little Inventors – Inventions for Space during Canada-Wide Science Fair. University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick 2019-05-15
David Saint-Jacques talks with students from the winning school of the "Bring Space to your School!" contest East Three Elementary School and East Three Secondary School, Inuvik, Northwest Territories 2019-05-06
David Saint-Jacques to use Canadarm2 for Dragon cargo vehicle capture International Space Station 2019-05-06
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and Yellowknife students Mildred Hall School, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories 2019-05-03
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques explores Earth with students in Prince Edward Island Stonepark Intermediate School, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island 2019-04-26
Canadarm2 to capture Cygnus resupply ship loaded with Canadian cargo Saint-Sacrement International School, Quebec 2019-04-19
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and Quebec City students Saint-Sacrement International School, Quebec 2019-04-17
David Saint-Jacques to talk science with Canadian students École Champs Vallée School, Beaumont, Alberta 2019-04-17
Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques' News Conference Live from Space Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2019-04-10
CSA astronaut David Saint-Jacques communicates through amateur radio with students in Winnipeg Shaftesbury High School, Winnipeg, Manitoba 2019-04-10
Astronauts David Saint-Jacques (CSA) and Anne McClain (NASA) perform a spacewalk International Space Station 2019-04-08
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and a scout group from Ontario Burlington, Ontario 2019-04-06
Canadian astronaut David Saint Jacques to address young robotics enthusiasts at Robotics FIRST Québec Festival Centre de foires de Quebec 2019-04-05
David Saint-Jacques' spacewalk: technical briefing. NASA 2019-04-02
NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Christina Koch perform a spacewalk International Space Station 2019-03-29
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and students from northern Quebec International Space Station 2019-03-28
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques answers questions from social media personalities Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2019-03-25
NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Nick Hague perform a spacewalk International Space Station 2019-03-22
Launch of Expedition 59-60: Nick Hague, Alexey Ovchinin and Christina Koch depart for the ISS Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan 2019-03-14
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques to encourage Halifax students to explore science and technology Halifax, Nova Scotia 2019-03-14
Amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and Lloydminster students Lloydminster, Alberta 2019-02-13
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques to talk to young Quebecers during WE Day Montreal Montreal, Quebec 2019-02-11
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques participates in the unveiling of new exhibition! Canada Aviation and Space Museum Auditorium 2019-02-07
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques launches a challenge for young Canadians to code for space! Lord Selkirk Elementary School 2019-01-31
First amateur radio contact between David Saint-Jacques and Ottawa students Ashbury College Junior School 2019-01-23
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques to explore Earth from space Canada Science and Technology Museum, Ottawa, Ontario 2019-01-22
David Saint-Jacques speaks with the Governor General and the Prime Minister Ottawa, Ontario 2019-01-14
Astronaut David Saint-Jacques opens student exposition Spectrum from space! Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 2019-01-10
Story time from space with Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2018-12-18
Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques' First News Conference Live from Space Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2018-12-10
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to launch to space Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2018-12-03
David Saint-Jacques' last media availability before his launch Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2018-11-29
to Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques prepares for launch to the International Space Station Russia and Baikonur, Kazakhstan 2018-11-13
Chris Hadfield to announce a writing contest for the Canadian Space Agency Toronto Reference Library, Toronto, Ontario 2018-10-26
David Saint-Jacques launches a science research initiative for young Canadians University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario 2018-10-24
David Saint-Jacques talks to students across Canada about his upcoming space mission 10 schools in Canada 2018-10-04
Science Literacy Week Activities organized across Canada and online 2018-09-17
Science Literacy Week: Kick-off event Canada Aviation and Space Museum, Ottawa 2018-09-13
Countdown to David Saint-Jacques' Mission: Expedition 58 Crew Press Conference Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2018-09-06
Opportunity for media to witness the training of Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint Jacques in Russia Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center
Star City, Russia
2018-08-16
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 2018-07-20
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques to give presentation at Ontario Science Centre Ontario Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario 2018-07-19
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques to talk to over 1000 young Canadians live from Kazakhstan Four elementary and secondary schools in Canada 2018-05-29
Virtual conference with Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques Three elementary schools in Canada 2018-04-05
Spring Living Space
Registration of your classroom
Online 2018-04-01
Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques at the Engineering and Commerce Case Competition Hotel Omni Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec 2018-03-06
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to go to the FIRST Québec robotics competition Claude Robillard Sports Complex, Montreal, Quebec 2018-03-03
to Rare opportunity for media to see Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques' NASA training NASA's Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas 2018-02-20
Virtual presentation by Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques Five secondary schools in Quebec 2018-01-25
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to conduct ground-breaking science in space Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2017-11-01
Announcement of David Saint-Jacques assignment to a six-month mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS) Canadian Space Agency headquarters, Saint-Hubert, Quebec 2016-06-16
Beginning of the mission-specific training Canada, USA, Russia, Japan and Europe 2016-08-01
Launch of Expedition 56/57: David Saint-Jacques is backup for ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan 2018-06-06
Launch of Expedition 57/58: David Saint-Jacques is backup for NASA astronaut Nick Hague Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan 2018-10-11

Launch of Expedition 58: David Saint-Jacques and his crewmates Oleg Kononenko (Roscosmos) and Anne McClain (NASA) depart for the ISS

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan 2018-12-03
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