Canadian astronaut finalists selected

Yesterday, the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) announced the the top 16 astronaut finalists from the pool of 5351 applicants in its 2008/9 astronaut selection campaign. After further interviews and medical testing, CSA will select the final two astronaut candidates in May 2009. More information is available in the CSA press release.

Congratulations to the final 16 and best of luck on making it into the one of the top two slots.


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