Trump spotlights religious sister, Catholic flight director of Apollo 11

Posted July 6, 2019 9:21 pm by Editor

Trump spotlights religious sister, Catholic flight director of Apollo 11

WASHINGTON — In his “Salute to America” speech July 4 at the Lincoln Memorial, President Donald Trump praised the work and dedication of a woman religious and the Catholic man who was the flight director of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing.

Trump highlighted significant events in American history, starting with the heroes of the American Revolution, and said the same American spirit “that emboldened our founders has kept us strong throughout our history.”
Among those in the audience at the speech and called out by Trump for their service to the country were Gene Kranz, a lifelong Catholic, who was the

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