Visit to Kazakhstan - Day 1

The Governor General of Canada is undertaking a working visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan from December 3 to 5, 2018.

 

  • The Govenor General, Julie Payette, waves at a crowd. She is outdoors and walking next to Véronique Morin, spouse of astronaut David Saint-Jacques.
  • Anne McClain, Oleg Kononenko and David Saint-Jacques stand outside, side by side, at the top of a short stair case and wave at the crowd.
  • David Saint-Jacques is in his space suit and is crouched into a seat.  He is being examined by a man in a light blue jumpsuit and face mask prior takeoff.
  • David Saint-Jacques is seated in front of a microphone.  He is separated from the crowd by large glass windows.  The crowd is composed of Governor General, Julie Payette, family members and media.
  • David Saint-Jacques makes a heart shape with his hands as he sits behind the quarantine glass.  He is wearing his astronaut costume.
  • Anne McClain, Oleg Kononenko and David Saint-Jacques sit in front of microphones. They are separated from the crowd by large glass windows.  The crowd is composed of family members and media.
  • A rocket launches into space.  On the ground, we see fire and smoke.
  • A crowd wearing Canadian tuques and mitts celebrate and look towards the sky.
  • The Governor General, Julie Payette, and Véronique Morin, spouse of astronaut David Saint-Jacques are being interviewed.   A female journalist hold a microphone towards them while they are filmed by a large hand held camera.