DLA News Archive

Archive: August, 2016

Aug. 28, 2016

A Conversation with ... Raymond Zingaretti

The director of Logistics Information Services, based in Battle Creek, Michigan, explains how his division manages information that every DLA customer relies on.

Aug. 28, 2016

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Aug. 28, 2016

I am DLA

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Aug. 26, 2016

Distribution remembers Women’s Equality Day

Each year, since 1971, August 26 has been designated and celebrated in the United States as Women’s Equality Day.

Aug. 25, 2016

BH 16-2: Osan DRCC ensures global presence through deployment processes

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Osan Air Base website — Team Osan’s Deployment Readiness Control Center serves as the hub for airmen, cargo and equipment that deploy to and from Osan during exercises and real world contingencies.

Aug. 25, 2016

Employees celebrate women’s right to vote

Defense Logistics Agency employees gathered to celebrate women’s right to vote and commemorate their struggles and triumphs to gain what today is a fundamental right for Americans during a Women’s Equality Day event held at the McNamara Headquarters Complex, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Aug. 24.

Aug. 25, 2016

Laskodi visits distribution centers, engages with customers

On his first trip as commander of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, Army Brig. Gen. John Laskodi made stops to meet employees and tour locations in Jacksonville, Fla., Warner Robins, Ga., Albany, Ga., Cherry Point, N.C., Richmond, Va., Oklahoma City, Okla., and Hill, Utah.

Aug. 25, 2016

DLA Aviation Employee Spotlight: Annette Smith

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation spotlights Annette Smith, a financial management specialist working for DLA Finance Aviation. She said the most satisfying part of her job is helping to resolve employee pay questions and issues

Aug. 24, 2016

EUCOM and AFRICOM regional operations director visits Distribution headquarters

Army Col. William Krahling, director of United States European Command and United States Africa Command Regional Operations, and his staff visited DLA Distribution headquarters and its largest distribution center in the network, DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pa., on Aug. 18 to discuss DLA’s global logistics processes and how DLA Distribution supports the warfighter.

Aug. 23, 2016

DLA Aviation keeping 'the Bone' soaring for decades to come

In 1985, Ronald Reagan was sworn in for a second term as president of the United States, Windows 1.0 was released, and the likes of Tears for Fears, Wham! and Chaka Khan ruled the airwaves.“Back to the Future,” “The Color Purple” and “St. Elmo’s Fire” ruled the big screen. And the United States Air Force began flying the B-1B Lancer, a long-range, multi-role, heavy bomber.