DLA News Archive

Archive: June, 2017

June 30, 2017

Juneteenth observance held in Richmond

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s Bellwood Chapter of Blacks in Government conducted a Juneteenth Observance ceremony on June 23, at the African-American gravesite on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

June 30, 2017

June auditorium streaming events archive

Missed an event in the Auditorium in June? No worries - view the archive of videos. The video archive is CAC enabled and restricted to DLA associates.

June 30, 2017

Distribution's Thompson awarded David Ennis Community Service Award

Donnie Thompson, chief of deployments and training, DLA Distribution Headquarters has been awarded the Global Distribution Excellence David Ennis DLA Distribution Community Service Award for 2016.

June 30, 2017

Partners in Protection: Active Shooter Awareness and Response Training held on DSCR

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Support at Richmond’s Security and Emergency Services Office held Active Shooter Awareness and Response Training at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, June 23 in the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center.

June 30, 2017

McNamara HQC Family Day provides time for fun and family

Sunshine, cooler-than-average temperatures and a plethora of activities and games provided a picture perfect backdrop for thousands of employees to connect with family members and each other during the 2017 McNamara Headquarters Complex Family Day.

June 29, 2017

Pacific Air Force Consolidates Silver Flag Training at Andersen

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Pacific Command website — U.S. Air Force Airmen of the 554th Red Horse Squadron assigned to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, trained members of the 8th Civil Engineering Squadron on airfield damage repair and force bed down June 19-23, 2017, as part of Exercise Silver Flag at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea.

June 29, 2017

Distribution Multicultural Committee celebrates LGBT Pride Month

DLA Distribution’s Multicultural Committee celebrated the history of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month with a program on Wednesday, June 21.

June 29, 2017

Krav Maga Classes at DLA Land and Maritime

Krav Maga is the combat system used by the Israeli Defense Forces. At DLA Land & Maritime you have the opportunity to experience Krav Maga first hand. You can take a series of classes or come for one class. Self-defense is more important than ever so stop considering it and just do it, because you really can't be too prepared.

June 29, 2017

What is the Defense Logistics Agency?

Logistics is a tough word to understand. So what is it? Watch this video to learn about logistics and how it fits into the Defense Logistics Agency mission.

June 28, 2017

DLA Aviation at Oklahoma City celebrates change of command and retirement

Employees at Defense Logistics Agency Aviation at Oklahoma City celebrated two ceremonies, the organization’s change of command and Col. Kenton Ruthardt’s retirement, June 23.