Search the Archive

Space: "Apollo 11" / 50th Anniversary / Morgan #1138575

CNN Evening News for Friday, Jun 21, 2019
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Jim Sciutto) Report introduced.

(Big Fork, Montana: Randi Kaye) The story of JoAnn Morgan, the only woman at launch control for the flight to the moon 50 years ago profiled; scenes shown from July 16, 1969 with photos from Morgan's career. [MORGAN - talks about her as instrumentation controller for Apollo 11, why she was on the console, what it was like at NASA when she started, how she got to feel the launch, watching the landing g on TV.] [NSA worker Roy STARK - talks about Joanne.] {Note: satellite transmission problems at 7:59}.}

Sciutto, Jim;
Kaye, Randi

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.