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Release No: 025-08
February 29, 2008

Tanker Contract Award Announcement

        Secretary of the Air Force Michael W. Wynne and Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Duncan J. McNabb will announce the KC-X contract award winner at 5 p.m. EST, Feb. 29, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579.


        Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition Sue C. Payton and Gen. Arthur J. Lichte, commander of Air Mobility Command, will answer questions following the announcement.


        Journalists without a Pentagon building pass must meet inside the Pentagon Visitor Center at the Pentagon Metro Entrance no later than 4:30 p.m., have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call the Air Force Press Desk at (703) 695-0640 for escort into the building.


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