Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta will visit the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) which is operating off the southeastern coast of the United States. He will spend the night onboard the ship, and return to Washington on Sunday. He is expected to make remarks to the crew during his embark. The remarks will be transcribed and posted at http://www.defense.gov/transcripts .
Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.