Apollo Lead Flight Director Gerry Griffin – Dinner and Talk

Tuesday 14th May 2019 from 19:00pm to 23:00pm

Llanwddyn Community Centre

Abertridwr, Llanwddyn, SY10 0LR


Llanwddyn Community Centre presents this unique opportunity to spend the evening with Apollo Lead Flight Director for three lunar landing missions, Mr Gerry Griffin.

During the evening event, you will have a three course meal with Gerry at the Rossett Hall Hotel, Chester, where Gerry will give a talk on his life, career and some of the lesser known aspects of the Apollo lunar missions and life at the Manned Spacecraft Center (later Johnson Space Center) during his years there.

This will be followed by an auction for various signed photos and a relaxed Q&A session with Gerry.

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