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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MARCH 18, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Navy to Commission AEGIS Guided Missile Destroyer Porter (DDG 78) In Port Canaveral, Fla.
3 BT Secretary of Defense the Speak at DoD Conference on BRAC Communities
4 MFC U.S. Marine Corps Officers for Promotion to Brigadier General
5 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Thursday, March 18, 1999

CONGRESSIONAL:

HOUSE The House is not expected to meet.
SENATE The Senate is not expected to meet.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MARCH 19-21, 1999 - Ms Irwin

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03/19/1999
U.S. AIRCRAFT ORDERED TO DEPLOY IN SUPPORT OF NATO OPERATIONS Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen today ordered the deployment of seven additional U.S.-based aircraft to the European Theater in support of NATO operations. The aircraft have been alerted to be prepared to move within 48 hours.

These U.S. forces, which were previously committed to...



03/19/1999
Secretary Cohen to speak at BRAC Conference Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will speak on the theme, "Recognizing a Decade of Community Redevelopment" at a conference of more than 800 officials from base realignment and closure (BRAC) communities and the Department of Defense on Monday, March 22, 1999. Cohen's remarks begin at 1:30...



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