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EVENTS FOR MAY 10, 2000

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Releases for May 9, 2000

1 News Release DARPA and Army Select Contractors for Future Combat Systems Programs
2 News Releases Contracts for May 9, 2000 (posted at 1700 hrs)
3 Press Advisory Secretary Cohen will address the Asia Society of Washington Center
4 Transcript DoD News Briefing -- Mr. Kenneth H. Bacon, ASD PA
5 Transcript Deputy Secretary de Leon Media Availability with Broadcast Media, TV and Radio

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05/09/2000
DARPA AND ARMY SELECT CONTRACTORS FOR FUTURE COMBAT SYSTEMS PROGRAMS The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the U.S. Army today selected four contractor teams for the first phase of the Future Combat Systems (FCS) program. Each team has entered into a "Section 845/804 Other Transaction for Prototypes" agreement for the initial 24-month conceptual...


05/09/2000
Secretary Cohen will address the Asia Society of Washington Center Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will address the Asia Society of Washington Center on "U.S. Security Policy Toward Asia" at the Asia Society Washington Center 2000 annual dinner celebrating U.S.-Japan relations on Wednesday, May 10, 2000, 8:30 p.m. EDT. The Ambassador of Japan, His...




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