The National | Dec 2, 2012 | 3:20

Chris Hadfield will soon command ISS

Astronaut Chris Hadfield will soon be the first Canadian to command the International Space Station. Jean-Francois Belanger got exclusive access to Hadfield as he trains with the Russian Space Program.

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