‘One small step for man’ was taken with help from N.O. engineers

It was a moment of joy for Tassin, who was a 31-year-old engineer with Boeing at the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans East. He was among 15,000 people who worked around the clock at the plant in an effort to beat the Russians to the moon.
Published: 5:18 PM CDT July 16, 2019
Updated: 5:18 PM CDT July 16, 2019