DLA Aviation News

Category: Aviation

Oct. 8, 2015

DLA Aviation signs retail supply manual, improving Air Force industrial support

An idea formed 22 months ago was formalized on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 17

Oct. 1, 2015

DSCR celebrates Hispanic American Heritage Month with energetic program

The Lotts Conference Center on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, recently came alive during a program Sept. 29 celebrating Hispanic American Heritage Month, which runs Sept. 15 through Oct. 15.

Oct. 1, 2015

DSCR kicks off 2015 CFC campaign

Defense Supply Center Richmond employees kicked off their annual Combined Federal Campaign Sept. 23 in the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center. The campaign runs through Dec. 15 and this year’s campaign theme is “Serving our Country, Supporting our Community.”

Sept. 25, 2015

DSCR celebrates Air Force's 68th birthday

On Sept. 21, the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Air Force hosted the 68th Birthday celebration in the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center. The Employee Working Group who sponsors Warrior Wednesday, partnered with DLA Aviation Air Force team members to show continued support to our nation's warfighters and to build esprit de corps throughout the installation. In recognition and celebration of the event, employees wore Air Force blue that day.

Sept. 22, 2015

National Preparedness Month Fair: Don't wait, communicate

September is National Preparedness Month and Defense Logistics Agency Installation Support at

Sept. 11, 2015

9-11 remembered at DSCR

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Support at Richmond, Virginia held a 9-11Remembrance Ceremony on the lawn of the DLA Aviation Headquarters Building on Defense Supply Center Richmond Sept. 11, 2015.

Aug. 5, 2015

Aviation team members share Filipino culture at NAS Jacksonville

On July 22, employees at Defense Logistics Agency Aviation at Jacksonville, Florida participated in the Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville's Multicultural Fun Day at the base's marina pavilion.

May 26, 2015

DLA Aviation meets with strategic suppliers to discuss common concerns

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation senior leaders met with their strategic suppliers May 6 at the 21st Senior Executive Partnership Roundtable in Richmond, Virginia. Topics focused on challenges faced in today’s budgetary environment, Better Buying Power and commercial pricing.

May 13, 2015

DLA Aviation achieves Better Buying Power goal

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s Strategic Acquisition Programs Directorate awarded a performance-based logistics contract to Boeing that provides a comprehensive framework to support most Boeing aviation platforms. PBL contracts are part of the Better Buying Power 3.0 initiative.

May 1, 2015

Better Buying Power initiatives showcased in engine contract’s unique features

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s procurement strategies have continued to evolve to meet the challenges of Better Buying Power 3.0, an undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics initiative to improve Defense Department procurement.