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Asteroid (14094) Garneau

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Marc Garneau (b.1949-02 in Québec City, Québec,) was the first Canadian in space and was appointed president of the Canadian Space Agency in 2001. He flew on space shuttle missions STS-41G, STS-77 and STS-97. The Canadian Space Agency's website has an official biography.
Name proposed and citation prepared by Peter Jedicke and Robert Jedicke.

Reference: MPC 49099

Name: 
Garneau
Number: 
14094
Designation: 
1997 OJ1
Disc. Date: 
1997-07-28
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak