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June 22, 2021

Paris, Texas PD deploys surplus MRAP during SWAT response

The former military Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected armored vehicle protected police while taking about 30 rounds from a barricaded gunman in an all-night standoff.

June 22, 2021

Guam exercise providing hands-on field training

This year’s COREX includes two weeks of instruction in the Indo-Pacific region for the first time.

June 22, 2021

DLA Distribution Korea opens new warehouse

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, Korea held a soft opening ceremony for their new warehouse June 4 with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District, and the Ministry of National Defense - Defense Installations Agency in attendance as honored guests.

June 22, 2021

Former information director earns spot in DLA Hall of Fame

Susan L. Van Meter saw many technology transformations in her 41 years of federal service. Her accomplishments, visions and skills in the field earned her a position in the 2020 Defense Logistics Agency Hall of Fame.

June 22, 2021

Employee Spotlight - Sandra Rooney

Every month DLA Information Operations will highlight an employee. This month, the spotlight is on Sandra Rooney from J64 Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

June 21, 2021

Mission first, safety always

COREX participants and observers keep tight ties to safe practices during field ops.

June 21, 2021

Cannon Air Force Base receives energy conservation upgrades

Cannon AFB will have access to more resilient, efficient, and reliable energy thanks to a DLA Energy $19 million energy savings performance contract.

June 21, 2021

DLA Europe and Africa welcomes new commander

Departing DLA Europe & Africa commander Army Col. Krista Hoffman relinquished command to Army Col. Faith Chamberlain in a virtual ceremony June 14.

FORT BELVOIR, Va. June 21, 2021

Former ethics lawyer earns spot in DLA Hall of Fame

Walter Thomas Jr.’s 36 years of accomplishments in employment law, ethics and contract law earned him a place in the 2020 Defense Logistics Agency Hall of Fame.

June 21, 2021

Law Enforcement Support Office hosts state coordinators for in-person training

DLA Disposition Services’ LESO program invited state coordinators to the first face-to-face training since the pandemic.