Disclosure of grants and contributions awards

Fiscal Year 2009-2010

4th quarter

Recipient Name:European Space Agency (ESA)
Location:Paris, France
Date:2010-03-30
Value:$181,500.00
Type:Contribution
Purpose:General Support Technology Program (GSTP): The following contribution has been awarded under the European Space Agency (ESA) Contribution Program pursuant the Cooperation Agreement signed between the Government of Canada and the European Space Agency (ESA). The GSTP program is a space Research and Development (R&D) program of the European Space Agency. The GSTP activities are aimed at the pre-development and, if needed, the space qualification of identified critical technologies required by future space projects.
Comments:The total value of the contribution is 110K Euros (Current Economic conditions), with an estimated exchange rate of $1.65/1 Euro. Payments will be spread out from 2009-10 to 2010-11.