Steve MacLeanStatus: Retired 12/14/1954 – Nationality: Canadian Type: Government First Flight: 10/22/1992 Last Flight: 9/9/2006Steven Glenwood MacLean FRCGS (born December 14, 1954) is a Canadian astronaut. MacLean served as a Mission Specialist on STS-115, which launched on September 9, 2006, and returned on September 21, 2006. He became the first Canadian to operate the robotic arm Canadarm2. On September 13, he performed his first spacewalk, a 7-hour EVA to activate the solar panels on the P3/4 truss – the second Canadian to do so, after Chris Hadfield.LaunchesSpace Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-52Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-115Canadian Space AgencyType: Government Abbreviation: CSAFounded: 1990Country: CANThe Canadian Space Agency was established by the Canadian Space Agency Act which received Royal Assent on May 10, 1990. The Canadian space program is administered by the Canadian Space Agency. Canada has contributed technology, expertise and personnel to the world space effort, especially in collaboration with ESA and NASA. In addition to its astronauts and satellites, some of the most notable Canadian technological contributions to space exploration include the Canadarm on the Space Shuttle and Canadarm2 on the International Space Station.