Canada in Space - Astronauts
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NASA Mission Patches

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Canada has proudly sent eight astronauts into space on board the Space Shuttle as part of the USA and USA/Russia joint space program and the International Space Station (ISS) 'Alpha' construction project.
Canadian astronauts will be crew members and mission specialists on several future Shuttle flights to the Space Station in the coming years.


Mission Patches

To see a much larger, detailed version of a mission patch, click on the thumbnail image.
To see the actual cloth patch worn on the astronaut's space uniform, click on "CLOTH MISSION PATCH" in each square.
To see the astronaut's personal mission patch, click on "PERSONAL PATCH" in each square
Use your Back Button to return here after viewing a patch.

STS-41
CANEX-1

Launched May 10, 1984


Dr. Marc Garneau

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-42
MICROGRAVITY LAB

Launched Jan 02, 1992


Dr. Roberta L. Bondar

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-52
CANEX-2

Launched Oct 22, 1992


Dr. Steven G. MacLean

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-74
2nd SHUTTLE/MIR MISSION

Launched Nov 12, 1995


Lt. Col. Chris A. Hadfield

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-77
SPACEHAB, SPARTAN

Launched May 19, 1996


Dr. Marc Garneau

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-78
LIFE & MICROGRAVITY LAB

Launched Jun 20, 1996


Dr. Robert (Bob) Thirsk

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-85
CRISTA-SPAS-02

Launched Aug 07, 1997


Bjarni V. Tryggvason

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-90
NEUROLAB

Launched Apr 17, 1998


Dr. Dafydd (Dave) Williams

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-96
SPACE STATION SUPPLY

Launched May 27, 1999


Capt. Julie Payette

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-97
INSTALL SOLAR PANELS
ON ISS

Launched Nov 30, 2000


Dr. Marc Garneau

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-100
INSTALL CANADARM2
(SSRMS) ON ISS

Launched Apr 19, 2001


Lt. Col. Chris A. Hadfield

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-115
INSTALL ADDITIONAL PANELS
ON ISS

Launched Sep 09, 2006


Dr. Steven G. MacLean

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-118
DELIVERY OF 3RD
TRUSS SEGMENT

Launched August 08, 2007


Dr. Dafydd (Dave) William

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
TMA-15
EXPEDITION MISSION TO THE ISS
(remain on ISS for 6 months)

Launched May 27, 2009


Dr. Robert (Bob) Thirsk

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
STS-127
DELIVER & INSTALL THE
KIBO JAPANESE LABORATORY

Launched July 15, 2009


Capt. Julie Payette

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH
MISSION 35
FIVE MONTH MISSION TO
THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

Launched December 19, 2012


Comm. Chris Hadfield

PERSONAL PATCH

CLOTH MISSION PATCH

NOTE: 'STS' means 'Space Transportation System' (or the Space Shuttle)

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