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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 319-96
November 14, 1996

Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will announce the selection of two aerospace companies to build and fly demonstration aircraft for the Joint Strike Fighter at 4:30 p.m. (EST), Monday, Nov.18, 1996.

Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will announce the selection of two aerospace companies to build and fly demonstration aircraft for the Joint Strike Fighter at 4:30 p.m. (EST), Monday, Nov.18, 1996. The news briefing will be conducted in the DoD briefing studio, room 2E781, the Pentagon.

Also participating in the briefing is Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Technology Paul G. Kaminski, Secretary of the Air Force Sheila Widnall, Secretary of the Navy John Dalton, and Sir John Kerr, British ambassador to the United States.

For more information, news media may contact Lt. Col. Joan Ferguson, Directorate for Defense Information, at (703) 695-0192.