Gerry Griffin Oral History Interview, Part 1 In the first of this two-part interview, former NASA flight director, flight controller and Johnson Space Center director, Gerald Griffin talked… read more

Gerry Griffin Oral History Interview, Part 1 In the first of this two-part interview, former NASA flight director, flight controller and Johnson Space Center director, Gerald Griffin talked about his role on the Gemini project. He also recalls his work at Mission Control, when lightning hit Apollo 12, Apollo 8's groundbreaking mission, and how the almost disastrous Apollo 13 mission proved to be a NASA victory. After joining NASA in 1964, Griffin worked on moon missions, including Apollo 11, 12, 13, and 17. This interview was part of the Johnson Space Center’s Oral History Project. close

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Program ID:
310431-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Feb 02, 2013 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 01, 2016 | 3:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 02, 2013 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2013 | 3:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 04, 2013 | 4:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 18, 2013 | 2:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 19, 2013 | 2:56am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 01, 2016 | 3:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3