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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

News Briefing with Gen Wesley Clark at 1545.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled meetings.

MEDIA EVENTS

1545 News Briefing with Secretary Cohen and Gen. Clark.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JUNE 30, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT GO Announcement - Heflebower
3 BT - GO Announcement - Trapp
4 BT GO Announcement - Fogleson
5 PA Photo Opportunity Thursday, July 1 - Sec Def Recognizes Top Recruiters

CONGRESSIONAL:

NOT AVAILABLE

DUTY OFFICER FOR July 1, 1999 - Lt. Gai

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

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There are no Speeches available for 7/1/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


07/01/1999
TACTICAL HIGH ENERGY LASER ACTD ACHIEVES "FIRST LIGHT" On June 26, 1999 the Tactical High Energy Laser (THEL) Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) laser subsystem achieved "first light" at the TRW Capistrano Test Facility in California. "First light" is the first successful test of a laser. The test demonstrated the end-to-end capability...


07/01/1999
Time Change for DoD Press Briefing Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and Gen. Wesley K. Clark, commander in chief, U.S. European Command and Supreme Allied Commander Europe, will conduct a press briefing on Kosovo today at 4 p.m. (EDT) in the Pentagon briefing room, 2E781.

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