The Interview

Former French astronaut Claudie Haigneré on why the Moon landing continues to inspire

Claudie Haigneré is a former French astronaut and the first French woman to travel to space. Fifty years after US astronauts landed on the Moon, she looks back at that moment and tells FRANCE 24 what we can expect from the next phase of the space race, whether it's returning to the Moon or heading to Mars. She also tells us why gender equality in space is so important.