DLA News Archive

Archive: 2022

Jan. 5, 2022

Tree beautification program’s roots run deep

Few beautification projects have longer lasting benefits than tree planting, and the 50 trees planted this fall on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, will provide shade, shelter and improved air quality for years to come.

Jan. 4, 2022

DLA Susquehanna firefighters rescue two people from burning building

When the alarm rang at the Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna fire house shortly after 7:00 a.m. Dec. 30, firefighters assigned to Defense Logistics Agency Truck 69 were dispatched to 813 Bridge Street, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, for a four-unit apartment building fire.

Jan. 4, 2022

Former senior technical quality advisor to be inducted into 2021 Hall of Fame

An employee known for her ability to rally teams into action and her expertise in technical quality is one of five new members of the 2021 DLA Hall of Fame. 

Jan. 3, 2022

Disposition Services employees learn new tricks of the trade

Battle Creek, Michigan, played host to a unique and specific annual training for a group of Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services members.

Jan. 3, 2022

How to find out about changes in DSCR operating status during inclement weather, other emergencies

Richmond Metro area temperatures have varied in recent days by 20 degrees or more, but much of the area saw it first winter weather Jan. 3 with rain changing to sleet and snow. When winter-like weather or hazardous driving conditions do arrive, how will you be notified of changes in Defense Supply Center Richmond’s operating status?

Jan. 3, 2022

Letter from the Director: DLA Disposition Services 50th Anniversary

Please take a moment to appreciate all that we have accomplished and celebrate our achievements with us as we excitedly anticipate another 50 years serving our great nation.

Jan. 3, 2022

J6 Employee Spotlight - Dr. Vaibhav Jain

Every month DLA Information Operations will highlight an employee. This month, the spotlight is on Dr. Vaibhav Jain from J68 Research and Development.

Jan. 3, 2022

Business process analysts provide unparalleled support, training

The Wasatch Mountain Range in Utah spans an estimated 160 miles from the northern border with Idaho to the central part of the state. Its snowcapped peaks serve as a scenic backdrop for Defense Logistics Agency Aviation at Ogden on Hill Air Force Base, Utah.

Jan. 1, 2022

Leadership Reflection: Mike Cannon

As DLA Disposition Services approaches its 50th Anniversary, Director Mike Cannon reflects on his time with the agency and shares insight into his leadership style.

Jan. 1, 2022

How the West was won in 2021

Warfighter support highlights from a year of reverse logistics throughout the West region.