Chris Hadfield's Profile
"The burning fire that made me want to pursue this for my whole life was absolutely turned on by watching the race to the Moon, eventually seeing Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walk on its surface," said Hadfield, who recalled the exploits of the early US and Soviet space pioneers."
Raised on a farm in southern Ontario, astronaut Chris Hadfield has carved out an enviable career for himself as a military aviator, distinguished test pilot and heralded Canadian Space Agency pioneer.
Astronauts bring in space a number of items in recognition of the work and dedication of organizations. Here is the list of objects that Chris Hadfield brought on behalf of groups that are of particular significance to him and the Canadian Space Program.
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