DLA News Archive

Archive: 2015

Oct. 15, 2015

Susquehanna’s Lewis receives Military of the Quarter award

Army Staff Sgt. David Lewis, aerial delivery equipment supply supervisor at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pa., has been awarded the DLA Distribution Junior Non-Commissioned Officer of the Quarter award for fourth quarter, fiscal year 2015.

Oct. 14, 2015

Agency employee receives Defense of Freedom Medal

A Defense Logistics Agency employee wounded in the early morning attack June 8 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, received the Defense of Freedom Medal during an Aug. 1 ceremony in Afghanistan. Army Maj. Gen. Mike Murray, U.S. Forces Afghanistan deputy commanding general – support, presented the medal from the Secretary of Defense that serves as the

Oct. 14, 2015

Online training continues to highlight new WebFLIS features

"I would like to welcome everyone to WebFLIS 2.0," said Defense Logistics Agency trainer Rick Proulx as he opened the Aug. 20 Web-based seminar, or “webinar,” being offered to demonstrate the new features of the latest version of the Web-based Federal Logistics Information System.

Oct. 14, 2015

Cash for Trash

The primary base in Africa for the support of Operation Enduring Freedom, Camp Lemonnier, located in the eastern African nation of Djibouti, is home to U.S. Africa Command’s Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa. The excessive wear that equipment incurs in a war zone can make it unserviceable. Rather than carelessly leaving it behind to be used

Oct. 14, 2015

Troop Support honors 240 years of America’s Navy

DLA Troop Support celebrated 240 years of the Navy Oct. 13. The Navy was established by the Continental Congress in 1775.

Oct. 14, 2015

DLA senior leaders impressed with Troop Support's confidence, efficiency

DLA's senior enlisted leader and foreign policy advisor learned about Troop Support's mission and capabilities during a visit to Philadelphia Oct. 8.

Oct. 14, 2015

HQC employees celebrate Navy’s 240th birthday

The U.S. Navy is where it matters, when it matters, the director of logistics for the Joint Chiefs of Staff said during a celebration of the service’s 240th birthday at the McNamara Headquarters Complex Oct. 13.

Oct. 13, 2015

Anniston distribution center supports Operation Inherent Resolve

Over the last several months, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Anniston, Ala., has been doing its part to support Operation Inherent Resolve – the military operation against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), by supporting Foreign Military Sales requests for United States allied forces.

Oct. 13, 2015

DLA Distribution celebrates Navy’s 240th birthday

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution employees and leadership gathered to wish a collective “Happy Birthday” to the Navy Oct. 13, in honor of the service’s 240th anniversary.

Oct. 9, 2015

Subsistence provides food, water to Fort Jackson after historic South Carolina flooding

Following historic floods there during the last week, meals and water have arrived at Fort Jackson, South Carolina thanks in part to DLA Troop Support’s Subsistence supply chain.