7. (2.34) Definitions
(2.34) The definitions in this subsection apply in this subsection and in subsections (2.3) and (2.31).
“Agreement” « Accord »
“Agreement” has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Civil International Space Station Agreement Implementation Act.
“Canadian crew member” « membre d’équipage canadien »
“Canadian crew member” means a crew member of the Space Station who is
(a) a Canadian citizen; or
(b) a citizen of a foreign state, other than a Partner State, who is authorized by Canada to act as a crew member for a space flight on, or in relation to, a flight element.
“crew member of a Partner State” « membre d’équipage d’un État partenaire »
“crew member of a Partner State” means a crew member of the Space Station who is
(a) a citizen of a Partner State; or
(b) a citizen of a state, other than that Partner State, who is authorized by that Partner State to act as a crew member for a space flight on, or in relation to, a flight element.
“flight element” « élément de vol »
“flight element” means a Space Station element provided by Canada or by a Partner State under the Agreement and under any memorandum of understanding or other implementing arrangement entered into to carry out the Agreement.
“Partner State” « État partenaire »
“Partner State” means a State, other than Canada, who contracted to enter into the Agreement and for which the Agreement has entered into force in accordance with article 25 of the Agreement.
“space flight” « vol spatial »
“space flight” means the period that begins with the launching of a crew member of the Space Station, continues during their stay in orbit and ends with their landing on earth.
“Space Station” « station spatiale »
“Space Station” means the civil international Space Station that is a multi-use facility in low-earth orbit, with flight elements and dedicated ground elements provided by, or on behalf of, the Partner States.