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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 026-00
February 14, 2000

Navy Announces F/A - 18E/F OPEVAL Results

The Navy's Director of Air Warfare Division, Rear Adm. John Nathman, will announce the results of the Navy's recently completed operational evaluation of the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet, Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2000, 12:30 p.m. EST, in the Pentagon Press Briefing Room, room 2E781.

Following Nathman's remarks, the F/A-18E/F Program Manager, Capt. James B. Godwin III, will debrief the operational evaluation report to the media, concluding with a question and answer session.

Point of contact is Lt. Amy Derrick at (703) 697-5342. F/A-8E/F Super Hornet photographs are available from Lt. Rick Naystatt, Navy Visual News, at (202) 685-6687.