Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Joe Landon testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.
Under Secretary of the Air Force Ronald Sega and Commander Air Force Space Command Gen. Kevin Chilton testify at a hearing of theSenate Armed Services Committee at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room SR-232A, Russell Senate Office Building.
Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Claude Bolton Jr. testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SD-106, Dirksen Senate Office Building.
DoD briefing with Deputy Director for Regional Operations, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Maj Gen Michael Barbero
at 1:30 p.m. EDT, April 19, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on current operations. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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.