DLA News Archive

Archive: 2017

Dec. 22, 2017

Troop Support commander recognizes employee excellence at awards ceremony

The commander of DLA Troop Support recognized 137 employees during a quarterly awards ceremony Dec. 19.

Dec. 22, 2017

DLA Distribution Commanding General's Holiday Message

As we enter the 2017 holiday season, I want to take a moment to express how thankful I am for being part of this great DLA Distribution team. I am extremely proud of the phenomenal work this team accomplishes every day… supporting our customers around the world.

Dec. 22, 2017

DLA personnel brave Belgian cold, honor WWII heroes in memorial walk

Members of the DLA Europe & Africa team braved winter weather Dec. 16 to participate in the 40th Annual Bastogne Memorial Walk in Belgium, commemorating the heroic stand made by U.S. and British forces during the Ardennes Offensive — also known as the Battle of the Bulge.

Dec. 21, 2017

DLA Troop Support honors six centuries of service during retirement ceremony

Seventeen DLA Troop Support retirees with 638 years of combined service were recognized during a retirement ceremony Dec. 21.

Dec. 21, 2017

Heavy shop Airmen help maintain airfield integrity

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Eielson Air Force Base website — When thinking about flight line operations and how to keep a resilient airfield, most people think about the snow equipment clearing the flight line, the maintainers aiding each aircraft in taking-off or the pilots flying the aircraft.

Dec. 21, 2017

Police Department takes top award for excellence

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Operations at Richmond Police Department named 2017 Defense Logistics Agency Police Department of the Year.

Dec. 21, 2017

DLA Distribution Hill welcomes new director

Jim McArthur has been named director of DLA Distribution Hill, Utah.

Dec. 21, 2017

Assignment with DLA Troop Support broadens soldier’s perspective

When Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 Timothy Hagans arrived at DLA Troop Support in December 2013 for a career broadening assignment, he said he wasn’t sure what to expect. But he knew it wouldn’t be like the first 25 years of his military career.

Dec. 21, 2017

DSCR Fire, Emergency Services leads the way

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Operations at Richmond’s Fire and Emergency Services on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, is on a roll after winning DLA Fire Department of the Year for the second year running and earning the title of Fire Prevention Program of the Year.

Dec. 20, 2017

DLA Energy employee finds healing in helping CFC organization

The platoon sergeant made it clear that should he not make it home from deployment his legacy of helping others should continue and that’s what his platoon leader, Defense Logistics Agency Energy Army Capt. Joe Quenga, did.