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June 15, 2016
Agency successfully completes one-time tugboat sale in Kuwait
Kuwait Naval Base, Kuwait —
After a year of navigating tricky waters, DLA Disposition Services personnel gave an old Army tugboat its final sendoff for a post-retirement life back at sea.
June 9, 2016
Staff burns midnight oil to support “big” requirement
Okinawa, Japan —
Just as the “dark of night” does not deter the U.S. Postal Service, Defense Logistics Agency personnel in Okinawa, Japan, recently showed that they will not let the lateness of the hour nor the size the property keep them from supporting the warfighter.
June 7, 2016
Old furniture gets new life as training aids for live fire training
Okinawa, Japan —
Creative thinking by Marine instructors on Okinawa, Japan, allowed old government furniture to avoid the landfill and serve on in a live fire training area.
May 3, 2016
DLA to help rid Army of excess equipment
Army officials are depending on the Defense Logistics Agency’s disposal and distribution experts to help remove more than 1.2 million pieces of excess equipment from unit inventories in the next two to three years.
April 15, 2016
Agency employees help sailors ship out their hazardous wastes
Yokosuka, Japan —
When used oils or fluids from Navy ships at Yokosuka, Japan, need to be disposed of, sailors turn to DLA Disposition Services for help.
April 8, 2016
Agency director observes Army divestiture efforts
FORT BLISS, Texas —
DLA Director Air Force Lt. Gen. Andy Busch observed the divestiture of Army property over to DLA Distribution and DLA Disposition Services during his April 5 visit to Fort Bliss, Texas, one of the first sites to start the process.
March 30, 2016
DLA Director visits, praises employees at DLA Disposition Services
Battle Creek, Michigan —
Fresh from his March 12-21 tour of the Pacific, Defense Logistics Agency Director Air Force Lt. Gen. Andy Busch traveled to Battle Creek, Michigan, to hear presentations on the DLA Disposition Services Annual Operating Plan and conduct a town hall session with DLA employees.
March 24, 2016
DLA Disposition Services helps police raise autism awareness
Tinton Falls, New Jersey —
A New Jersey police department is using a Humvee acquired through DoD's LESO program, which DLA Distribution Services administers, to raise awareness of autism among first responders and others.
March 11, 2016
Army, DLA officials plan way ahead for equipment reductions, sustained readiness
The Pentagon, Virginia —
Defense Logistics Agency leaders outlined how the agency will continue assisting the Army as it removes more than 2 million pieces of equipment from its inventory, during an Army/DLA Day event at the Pentagon March 8.
March 10, 2016
FRCSE Wins CNO Environmental Award
Jacksonville, Florida —
Support from the local DLA Disposition Services site helped a Navy readiness center earn top marks for its environmental program.
March 3, 2016
Agency senior leader visits Bahrain
Defense Logistics Agency Senior Enlisted Leader Army Command Sgt. Maj. Charles Tobin made a quick stop in Bahrain from Feb. 21 to Feb. 22 during his multi-country visit within the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.
March 2, 2016
DLA acquisition professionals' support for earthquake relief featured in new video
Acquisition professionals' support for earthquake relief in Haiti is featured in a new video released on DLA's YouTube and Facebook sites.
Feb. 24, 2016
Acquisition professionals video series debuts
FORT BELVOIR, Virginia —
The first of nine videos profiling Defense Logistics Agency acquisition professionals debuted on the organization’s YouTube and Facebook sites Feb. 24.
Feb. 16, 2016
DLA provides range of services to support the warfighter
Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan —
When it comes to supporting the warfighter across the Combined Joint Operations Area-Afghanistan, no organization does it better than the Defense Logistics Agency.
Feb. 2, 2016
Former DLA Disposition Services deployer memorialized
Columbus, Ohio —
A building at DLA Land and Maritime in Columbus, Ohio, has been named in honor of the late Stephen F. Byus, who was killed in action in 2014. Byus deployed twice to Southwest Asia as a mobilized Navy Reserve sailor serving with DLA Disposition Services.