DLA News Archive

Archive: 2016

Dec. 20, 2016

DLA Energy employees receive annual DLA awards

Defense Logistics Agency Energy employees were recognized for excellence during DLA’s 49th Annual Employee Recognition Awards Program awards ceremony at the McNamara Headquarters Complex on Fort Belvoir, Virginia Dec. 15.

Dec. 20, 2016

DLA Distribution Norfolk cuts ribbon on renovated building

DLA Distribution commanding general Army Brig. Gen. John S. Laskodi, DLA Distribution Norfolk, Va., commander Navy Capt. Harry Thetford, and deputy commander Denise Cordeiro cut the ribbon on newly renovated office space during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 28.

Dec. 19, 2016

DLA Aviation honors September and October employees of the month

Two DLA Aviation employees received Employee of the Month Awards in a ceremony Dec. 15, 2016, hosted by DLA Aviation Deputy Commander Charlie Lilli.

Dec. 19, 2016

Crew Chiefs Secure Airpower, Presence

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Misawa Air Base website — Dedicated crew chiefs with the 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron play a role in sustaining the 35th Fighter Wing’s investments to project airpower and meet its security commitments in the Pacific region by ensuring jets are fully mission capable.

Dec. 19, 2016

Troop Support earns several annual DLA employee awards

Teams and individuals at DLA Troop Support earned several awards at the 49th Annual DLA Employee Recognition Award Ceremony Dec. 15.

Dec. 19, 2016

Fairchild Airmen improve tech data for entire KC-135 fleet

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Fairchild Air Force Base website — Fairchild Airmen troubleshooting a flight discrepancy discovered an omission in 60-year-old KC-135 Stratotanker technical data that could affect the refueling operations of all 396 KC-135s in the Air Force.

Dec. 19, 2016

Department of the Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, Arizona Public Service and Marine Corps Air Station Yuma celebrate completion of on base microgrid

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Marines website — The Department of the Navy (DON), U.S. Marine Corps (MC) and Arizona Public Service (APS) announced the completion of a 25 megawatt (MW) microgrid built on Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma.

Dec. 19, 2016

Annual agency accomplishments praised

Defense Logistics Agency Director Lt. Gen. Andrew Busch recognized several individual and team achievements in an annual ceremony, Dec. 15 in the McNamara Complex auditorium.

Dec. 19, 2016

Logistics On Location: LCACs RIMPAC 2016

During RIMPAC 2016 LCACS played an important role in shore to ship movement of the marines and air gear. Watch this Logistics On Location to see LCACs in action.

Dec. 17, 2016

Guardian technicians: Airmen keep crewmembers prepared, in the air

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Air Forces Central Command website — Members of the 379th Expeditionary Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment Flight work day and night to ensure that the crewmembers they support are ready for anything.