Saint-Hubert, October 20, 1999 – The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) wishes
to inform the press of the renewal of its contract with the media agency Canadian
Corporate News (CCN). CCN will be in charge of transmitting all of the CSA’s
press releases and media advisories.

Moreover, it will also be possible to receive press releases and media advisories
from the CSA by e-mail. You can register to the CSA server by sending a blank
e-mail to

Since 1983, Canadian Corporate News has been a driving force in the
communications industry. Today, CCN continues to be one of the most important
news distributors in Canada. In early 1999, CCN became part of the International
Teledata Group – further extending CCN’s capacity and service portfolio. You
can visit its website at: The CSA’s press releases are also
posted there.

The Canadian Space Agency manages and coordinates all of Canada’s space
exploration activities. To learn more about the CSA or to consult its press
releases, visit:

For more information, please contact:

Stéphane Corbin
Manager, Media Relations
Canadian Space Agency
Telephone: (450) 926-4350

Sylvie Harton
Vice-President, Quebec Region
Canadian Corporate News
Telephone: (514) 861-7801