Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has no public or media events on his schedule.
Commander, U.S. Transportation Command Gen. Duncan J. McNabb testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on U.S. Transportation Command’s airlift, sealift, and surface lift programs at 10 a.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.
Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell will conduct a press briefing at noon EST in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E973. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.