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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Asian Tour

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JANUARY 12, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT National Guard Vice Chief Appointed
3 BT General Officer Announcement - Brig. Gen. Harold L. Timboe
4 MFC Republic of Kazakhstan, U.S. Central Command and the Arizona National Guard Will Participate in an International Computer Workshop
5 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Tuesday, January 12, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

No defense-related events are scheduled for today.

DUTY OFFICER FOR JANUARY 13, 1999- - MAJ Kerstens

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There are no Speeches available for 1/13/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


01/13/1999
DOD SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES MINIATURE AIR-LAUNCHED DECOY The Department of Defense's Miniature Air-Launched Decoy (MALD) successfully flew for the first time, Saturday, Jan. 9, 1999, at the U.S. Air Force Flight Test Center at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. The flight met the test objectives of safe separation, engine start, autonomous flight and safe...


01/13/1999
Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre to discuss DOD and Y2K progress. Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre will discuss the progress of the Department of Defense in correcting the Year 2000 computer problem tomorrow, Jan. 14, 1999, at1:30 p.m.(EST). Hamre's comments will precede the DoD's regularly scheduled Thursday press briefing in the Pentagon Briefing...



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