DLA News Archive

Archive: August, 2022

Aug. 31, 2022

Construction of Phase 2 of Aviation Operations Center nearly halfway to completion

About a year-an- a-half ago, if your office or cubicle was located in Building 46 on Defense Supply Center Richmond, you used to be able to look out one of the huge windows and get a birds-eye-view of the Bellwood elk roaming freely.

Aug. 30, 2022

New DLA chaplain looks to encourage spirituality, wellness

Newly arrived Chaplain (Col.) Thomas Brooks took the reins this summer as the Defense Logistics Agency’s ecclesiastical support program manager and religious support provider.

Aug. 30, 2022

DLA Installation Management San Joaquin Police Department Recognized by Congress

The men and women of Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management San Joaquin’s police force received recognition during a morning ceremony at Defense Distribution Depot San Joaquin for vetting over 600 commercial trucks with a 100% accuracy rate in support of the Presidential COVID-19 Rapid Test Kit initiative, providing free tests to the American public.

Aug. 29, 2022

Another successful Operation Pacer Goose mission for DLA Distribution Norfolk

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, employees downloaded retrograde material and equipment from Aug. 18 through Aug. 19 from the Ocean Gladiator, successfully concluding the annual resupply mission for the remote Thule Air Base, Greenland.

Aug. 29, 2022

Leadership Reflection: Todd Shuman

Get to know Sub-Area Manager Todd Shuman

Aug. 26, 2022

DLA Distribution Anniston hosts inaugural Women’s Equality event 

Defense Logistics Agency Anniston, Alabama, hosted their inaugural Women’s Equality Luncheon Aug. 11, commemorating this year’s Women’s Equality Day.

Aug. 26, 2022

Troop Support honors Women’s Equality Day with visit from historic rights advocate

The Defense logistics Agency Troop Support held its annual Women’s Equality Day event August 10, where guest speaker and historical reenactor Kim Hanley portrayed women’s rights and suffrage activist Elizabeth Cady Stanton and spoke about her life.

Aug. 26, 2022

Women’s Equality Day Spotlight: Kimberly Newell

Women’s Equality Day takes place in the U.S. each year on Aug. 26. This year’s national theme is “Celebrating Women’s Right to Vote.”

Aug. 25, 2022

OC-ALC Unveils DOD-first in Additive Manufacturing

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Tinker Air Force Base website — The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex and Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Propulsion Directorate recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Complex’s second Reverse Engineering and Critical Tooling lab that hosts 3D metal printers.

Aug. 25, 2022

DLA leaders outline joint logistics strategies for Iraqi reform team 

DLA shared insights into how it equips and sustains U.S. forces during a four-hour presentation for members of a military reform team from Iraq’s Ministry of Defense Aug. 23 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.