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French astronaut Thomas Pesquet takes over command of ISS • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE24, 05 Oct 2021
Japanese #astronaut Akihiko Hoshide handed command of the #InternationalSpaceStation over to French astronaut #ThomasPesquet of the European Space Agency in a ceremony aboard the station. "If I am the first French commander of a space vehicle today, it is largely to you that I owe it," Pesquet said as he thanked his home country shortly after receiving the key to the #ISS.

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