Attending a news conference during the rollout of the first production model B-1B aircraft are, from left to right: Gerald Gimness, B-1B program manager, Boeing Military Airplane Co.; Ned A. Hope, general manager, F101 Project Department, General Electric Co.; Major General (MGEN) William Thurman, B-1B program manager, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base; Sam F. Iacobellis, executive vice president, Rockwell International; and John L. Canfalone, vice president, B-1B program, Eaton Corp