United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, January 14, 1999 Bookmark and Share



TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Asian Tour

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

1330 (EST) Will discuss DoD's progress in correcting Year 2000 computer problems at the DoD Press Briefing, Room 2E781 of the Pentagon.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JANUARY 13, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT DoD Successfully Launches Miniature Air-Launched Decoy
3 PA Deputy Secretary of Defense John J. Hamre to Discuss Progress of Year 2000 Computer Issues

CONGRESSIONAL:

No defense-related events are scheduled for today.

DUTY OFFICER FOR JANUARY 14, 1999 - CMDR Sutherland

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

Prepared by Media Relations Division, (703) 697-5131 or 695-0192



There are no Speeches available for 1/14/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


01/14/1999
MILITARY RETIREES' FEDERAL EMPLOYEES HEALTH BENEFITS PROGRAM TEST SITES SELECTED The Department of Defense announced today the selection of eight sites for a Congressionally enacted test of the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) to provide medical care for up to 66,000 retired Service members and their dependents.

The sites selected at a Pentagon...



There are no Press Advisories available for 1/14/1999. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




There are no News Photos available for 1/14/1999. Please see the News Photos overview page for more

View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: SECDEF Ash Carter Talks Sequestration on Capitol Hill

    SECDEF Ash Carter Talks Sequestration on Capitol Hill

    ℠2015 - Defense Secretary Ash Carter testified on Capitol Hill about the...

  • Video Thumbnail: Under Secretary Kendall Speaks At NDIA Conference

    Under Secretary Kendall Speaks At NDIA Conference

    ℠2015 - Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics...

  • Video Thumbnail: Progress Being Made with USCENTCOM Regional Military Campaign Plan

    Progress Being Made with USCENTCOM Regional Military Campaign Plan

    ℠2015 - Defense Officials give testimony before the House Armed Services...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD Recognizes Women's History Month

    DoD Recognizes Women's History Month

    ℠2015 – DoD News highlights a page on Defense.gov that features the history of...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected