Throwback Thursday: A look back at the role a local engineer played in the Apollo 11 mission

When it comes to the Apollo 11 mission, you may not recognize the name Paul Penrod. But the San Antonio native and engineer at NASA was part of a group of thousands who worked tirelessly to get a man on the moon in 1969.

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RJ Marquez is the traffic anchor/reporter for KSAT’s Good Morning San Antonio. He also fills in as a news anchor and has covered stories from breaking news and Fiesta to Spurs championships and high school sports. RJ started at KSAT in 2010. He is proud to serve our viewers and be a part of the culture and community that makes San Antonio great.

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