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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has no public or media events on his schedule.

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A National Capital Region Flyover of Arlington National Cemetery occurs at 11:55 a.m. EDT with four F-15C's.



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06/17/2011
Army Announces Site for National Museum

        [This release has been updated to state that the NMUSA is scheduled to open in June 2015; it originally said June 2013.]

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