DLA News Archive

Archive: 2017

Nov. 30, 2017

Corpus Christi deputy receives DLA Directors Strategic Goals Award for hurricane support

Jeremy Beckwith, deputy commander of DLA Distribution Corpus Christi, Texas, has been awarded the DLA Director’s Strategic Goals Award for fourth quarter, fiscal year 2017.

Nov. 30, 2017

DLA Energy Aerospace supports Delta II rocket launch

Defense Logistics Agency Energy Aerospace Energy provided the fuel for a Delta II rocket launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, Nov. 18.

Nov. 30, 2017

Army’s 54th Quartermaster General visits DLA Troop Support

The Army’s 54th Quartermaster General Brig. Gen. Rodney Fogg gained insight into how DLA Troop Support's provides materials to soldiers through its five supply chains during a visit Nov. 27

Nov. 29, 2017

Distribution Acquisition Operations hones skills with Services Acquisition Workshop

To practice the steps of a service acquisition process, members of DLA Distribution’s Acquisition Operations recently participated in a Services Acquisition Workshop (SAW).

Nov. 28, 2017

Team Dover leads the way in CRAF IPE readiness exercise

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Dover Air Force Base website — Members of the 436th Logistics Readiness Squadron and 436th Aerial Port Squadron participated in a first-of-its-kind, week-long Civil Reserve Air Fleet individual protective equipment readiness exercise Nov. 13-17, 2017.

Nov. 28, 2017

Tobyhanna offers array of Firefinder services to foreign customers

Interest in excess defense articles continues to bolster relationships between Tobyhanna Army Depot and many of the Army’s international partners through the Foreign Military Sales Program.

Nov. 27, 2017

Gimcheon looks ahead to large turn in from pre-positioning program

Defense Logistics Agency employees at Gimcheon, South Korea, won’t have to wait for Christmas to get lots of packages as 1,400 line items of turn-in from Army Pre-Positioned Stocks will soon arrive at their door.

Nov. 27, 2017

DSCR opens Wellness Center, offers relaxation, massage

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Operations at Richmond’s Morale, Welfare and Recreation Office recently opened a Wellness Center complete with massage services, relaxation rooms and body composition analysis.

Nov. 27, 2017

DLA Troop Support Hall of Fame adds two new members

Two former Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support employees were inducted in the organization’s Hall of Fame in a Nov. 21 ceremony. Chris Cosfol and Ray Miller, who have a combined 72 years of experience at DLA Troop Support and its legacy organizations, were recognized for their leadership, creativity and vision.

Nov. 27, 2017

DLA Troop Support commander promoted to brigadier general

The commander of DLA Troop Support, Mark Simerly, was promoted to the Army rank of brigadier general during a ceremony Nov. 22 in Philadelphia. Simerly expressed gratitude for his family, the senior leaders who have mentored him, the soldiers he's served with in his career and for the Troop Support team.