Army acquisition officials will hold a press conference in the DoD Briefing Studio, Room 2E781, at 11 a.m. EST, on Friday, Nov. 17, 2000.
This will be a single subject briefing on the Interim Armored Vehicle (IAV) source selection, IAV characteristics, and the IAV's role in overall Army Transformation.
Details of the IAV contract are in a Nov. 17 DoD news release posted at http://www.defenselink.mil/releases/2000/b11162000_bt700-00.html
Additional information available on line includes
An IAV fact sheet at http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Nov2000/iav-chart-001116.jpg
An ICV fact sheet at http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Nov2000/icv-chart-001116.jpg
An IAV photo at http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Nov2000/iav-photo-001116.jpg
For additional information, media representatives may contact Army Public Affairs at 703-697-4314.