Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld delivers remarks at the Air Force Academy Commencement at 10 a.m. MDT in Falcon Stadium, Colorado Springs, Co.
Secretary Rumsfeld and Commander, Northern Command Adm. Timothy Keating conduct a media availability at 4:15 p.m. MDT in Northern Command Headquarters, Building Training Room 1 and 2 Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO. Media point of contact for this event is LCDR Curtis Jenkins, NORTHCOM Public Affairs Office, Chief Media Officer 718.554.9618.
Deputy Director for Regional Operations, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Brig. Gen. Carter Ham will conduct an operational update at 1 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 12:15 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the briefing.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.