DLA News Archive

Archive: July, 2022

July 25, 2022

Tanker Ships Deliver Fuel to Military Sealift Command Ships Via CONSOL in Support of RIMPAC 2022

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command website — Underway, in the waters off the coast of Hawaii, Military Sealift Command (MSC) chartered tanker ships MT Maersk Peary and SLNC Goodwill are providing at-sea fuel deliveries to the MSC’s Combat Logistics Fleet (CLF) ships that are supporting the underway phase of the bi-annual maritime exercise, Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2022.

July 25, 2022

Info Ops Employee Spotlight: Barry Humphrey

July's employee spotlight is on Barry Humphrey, program manager for the Logistics Technology Research Program in DLA Research and Development.

July 25, 2022

Employee Spotlight: Rachel Polite

Employee spotlight regularly features outstanding non-supervisory personnel from throughout the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation and other DLA employees on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia. Organizational directors may submit names of employees they wish to feature in this column to DLA Aviation Public Affairs. For more information, call (804) 279-3139.

July 25, 2022

Site Spotlight: DLA Disposition Services Jacksonville

Get to know more about the Jacksonville Disposition Services site.

July 23, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Brad Prater

Meet Brad Prater. He works in the contracting and requirements branch and is a 2020 graduate of the PaCE Program.

July 23, 2022

POL fuels the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Air Forces Central website — Every time a 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing member flips a light switch or starts a vehicle, the fuel required is a direct result of the efforts of the 332nd Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight.

July 22, 2022

Without POL, Pilots can’t breathe

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Beale Air Force Base website —When pilots need oxygen for high-altitude flights, Petroleum, Oil and Lubricants Airmen (POL) come with the tools they need. The 9th Logistics Readiness Squadron (LRS) fuels cryogenics technicians know how to make sure they provide an essential necessity to keep the mission going.

July 22, 2022

Leadership transfers at Defense Department’s largest distribution center

Command leadership transferred at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, when outgoing commander, Army Col. Trent Conner, relinquished command to incoming commander, Army Col. Samuel “Sam” Miller during a change of command ceremony July 22.

July 22, 2022

DLA Land and Maritime welcomes new leader in historic change of command ceremony

Defense Supply Center Columbus and Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime held a change of command ceremony July 22 at the DSCC Operations Center Auditorium, welcoming Army Brig. Gen. Gail Atkins.

July 21, 2022

Safety takes center stage during COREX 22

DLA proves that even during a large scale exercise, safety is still the number one priority.