• **Boeing-Mesa facility (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **Boeing-Mesa facility (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry...

  • **Raytheon (Tucson, Az., August 28, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **Raytheon (Tucson, Az., August 28, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with...

  • **General Dynamics (Phoenix, Az., August 29, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **General Dynamics (Phoenix, Az., August 29, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry...

  • **Raytheon (Tucson, Az., August 28, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **Raytheon (Tucson, Az., August 28, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with...

  • **Boeing-Mesa (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **Boeing-Mesa (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits...

  • **Boeing-Mesa (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **Boeing-Mesa (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits...

  • **Boeing-Mesa (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **Boeing-Mesa (Mesa, Az., August 30, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits...

  • **General Dynamics (Phoenix, Az., August 29, 2013): 

Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

    Army preserves lines of communication with industrial base

    **General Dynamics (Phoenix, Az., August 29, 2013): Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry...

  • Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal conducts an industry visit with Boeing in Ridley Park, Pa., August 14, 2013. Westphal visited the facility to gain situational awareness and tour the newly refurbished manufacturing facility for the CH-47F. The Army's deliberate efforts to maintain a relationship with industry are critical to ensuring the production of capabilities required to support the Warfighter. The visit reinforces the Army's commitment to the industrial base and the preservation of lines of communication with industry partners.

    Army preserves lines of communication with the industrial base

    Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal conducts an industry visit with Boeing in Ridley Park, Pa., August 14, 2013. Westphal visited the facility to gain situational awareness and tour the newly refurbished manufacturing facility for the...

  • Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal inscribes a message, in the cargo area of a newly constructed CH-47F helicopter, to future crews and passengers, during an industry visit with Boeing in Ridley Park, Pa., August 14, 2013. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips (far right), Principal Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, visited the facility to gain situational awareness and tour the newly refurbished manufacturing facility for the CH-47F. The Army's deliberate efforts to maintain a relationship with industry are critical to ensuring the production of capabilities required to support the Warfighter. The visit reinforces the Army's commitment to the industrial base and the preservation of lines of communication with industry partners.

    Army preserves lines of communication with the industrial base

    Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal inscribes a message, in the cargo area of a newly constructed CH-47F helicopter, to future crews and passengers, during an industry visit with Boeing in Ridley Park, Pa., August 14, 2013. Westphal and Lt...

  • Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal leaves a message in the cargo area of a newly constructed CH-47F helicopter to the future crews, and passengers, during an industry visit with Boeing in Ridley Park, Pa., August 14, 2013. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Principal Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, visited the facility to gain situational awareness and tour the newly refurbished manufacturing facility for the CH-47F. The Army's deliberate efforts to maintain a relationship with industry are critical to ensuring the production of capabilities required to support the Warfighter. The visit reinforces the Army's commitment to the industrial base and the preservation of lines of communication with industry partners.

    Army preserves lines of communication with the industrial base

    Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal leaves a message in the cargo area of a newly constructed CH-47F helicopter to the future crews, and passengers, during an industry visit with Boeing in Ridley Park, Pa., August 14, 2013. Westphal and Lt...

  • Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal addresses uniformed and civilian personnel assigned to the Defense Contract Management Agency. Westphal underscored the value and contributions of the DOD civilian workforce and personally thanked them for their continued dedication, loyalty, and commitment to the Army mission.  "The work you do here is extremely important to the Army [DOD] and to the nation. We value your selfless service and appreciate your contributions to the Warfighter and to our national defense. You're all true patriots and the Army thanks you for all that you do as we navigate through these very serious challenges," Westphal said.

    Army preserves lines of communication with the industrial base

    Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal addresses uniformed and civilian personnel assigned to the Defense Contract Management Agency. Westphal underscored the value and contributions of the DOD civilian workforce and personally thanked them for...

WASHINGTON (Under SecArmy Public Affairs, August 31, 2013) -- Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and Lt. Gen. William N. Phillips, Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, conducted industry visits with the Army's industrial base in Pennsylvania and Arizona between August 14-30, 2013. The leaders visited Raytheon, General Dynamics, Boeing-Mesa in Arizona and Boeing's Vertical Lift facility in Ridley Park, Pa.

The leaders visited the facilities to gain situational awareness and tour the manufacturing facilities. The Army's deliberate efforts to maintain a relationship with industry are critical to ensuring the production of capabilities required to support the Warfighter. The visits reinforce the Army's commitment to the industrial base and to preserving the lines of communication with industry partners.

While at the facilities, Westphal and Phillips also met with uniformed and civilian personnel assigned to the U.S. Army Acquisition, Logistics & Technology community and the Defense Contract Management Agency. Westphal underscored the value and contributions of the DoD civilian workforce and personally thanked them for their continued dedication, loyalty, and commitment to the Army mission.

"The work you do here is extremely important to the Army [DOD] and to the nation. We value your selfless service and appreciate your contributions to the Warfighter and to our national defense. You're all true patriots and the Army thanks you for all that you do as we navigate through these very serious challenges," Westphal said to personnel at the various facilities he visited.

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