(from left to right) Flight attendant Jeff Gross, tech specialist Tom Howard,
and Capt. George Griffin hold the Vatican flag that flew from the plane's
cockpit as they talk about their experience at the AA Integrated Operations
Center in Fort Worth, Texas.
"Truly, it was like looking in the eyes of God."
"Although I was doing my job, it almost felt like we were (taking) a sacred journey."
"It was the most incredible life-changing experience ever. It was the highlight of my career."
Non-Catholic flight attendant Jeff Gross' comments on meeting Francis and having him bless some religious items he was carrying.
Capt. George Griffin presents Francis with a model of the airplane he was flying on.