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Today in the Department of Defense, Monday, March 5, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington today. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

The Court of Inquiry appointed to investigate the collision between USS Greeneville (SSN 772) and the Ehime Maru opens today at 8 a.m. (HST) at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. See the Pacific Fleet news release for details.

The 17th annual DoD Logistics Conference begins today in San Antonio, Texas. See the conference Web site for details. [link no longer available]

The next regular DoD news briefing will be held tomorrow at 2 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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03/05/2001
V-22 Review Panel Schedules Fact-Finding Visits, Public Meeting The panel appointed by the secretary of Defense to review all aspects of the V-22 Osprey program will conduct fact-finding visits this week to various facilities associated with the V-22 and hold its first public meeting.

The four-member panel, chaired by retired Marine Gen. John R....




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