President Lyndon B. Johnson visits McConnell Air Force Base in Kansas. He shakes hands with children and soldiers in the crowd. He then presents seven Silver Stars, the United States military's third-highest military decoration, to eleven Vietnam veterans. Thunderchief jets fly over the ceremony. President Johnson watches training exercises aboard the USS Enterprise, United States Navy aircraft carrier. The next newsreel feautres the Saturn V rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The rocket takes off into the sky and disappears into the clouds.