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Aug. 18, 2021

Iwakuni Marines train on repurposed fuselage

A scrapped C2A Greyhound turned in to DLA Disposition Services gave military firefighters a valuable learning tool right to its end.

Aug. 12, 2021

Disposition Services director addresses workforce

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Director Mike Cannon addressed the workforce during his Director’s Call event at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center August 10.

Aug. 9, 2021

Employee Spotlight: David Tran

David Tran talks about his life and working for DLA Disposition Services.

Aug. 6, 2021

Disposition Services refuses to let the pandemic sink its naval support

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services recently partnered with the U.S. Navy to provide disposal requirements for current operations on multiple vessels in the Central region even through a global pandemic.

Aug. 6, 2021

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services starts planning for annual Continuity of Operation Training Exercise

Key Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services employees met to discuss the annual Continuity of Operations Training Exercise scheduled for later this fall.

Aug. 4, 2021

All American Day at Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services’ Equal Employment Opportunity Office hosted All American Day at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center on July 28.

Aug. 3, 2021

Renovation of Disposition Services warehouse on Ft. Bragg begins

DLA Disposition Services’ Ft. Bragg facility in North Carolina is preparing to undergo a series of renovations. Work has just begun on a new project that will see site improvements to both safety and performance aspects of its’ warehouse facility.

Aug. 1, 2021

Leadership Spotlight: Army Lt. Col. Juan Talamantes Jr.

Army Lt. Col. Juan Talamantes Jr. is DLA Disposition Services Central director and has served his country for the past 27 years.

July 29, 2021

DLA director visits Disposition Services headquarters for the first time since taking command

DLA Director Vice Adm. Michelle Skubic visited Disposition Services headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan, July 28. The visit included meeting with senior leaders and touring HDIFC and observing an ESS demonstration.

July 20, 2021

DLA Disposition Services COREX team demonstrates “Semper Gumby” philosophy

A team of U.S. Navy Sailors and Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services civilians recently completed a two-week Contingency Overseas Readiness Exercise on the Pacific island of Guam. The team was able to deploy the Expeditionary Site Set equipment but challenges with some of the equipment began to present themselves.

July 19, 2021

DLA Disposition Services naval officer promoted to lieutenant commander

Navy Lt. Edward Arca was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Commander during a small ceremony at Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center on July 6.

July 15, 2021

COREX team in Guam assist Navy command with excess items

For most, summer means vacations, but for the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Contingency Overseas Readiness Exercise team it means training. The team deployed to Guam to demonstrate how they could support the warfighter with a prepositioned Expeditionary Site Set in a forward location.

July 14, 2021

Gimcheon site destroys 60+ Army ambulances

Demilitarization denies adversarial access to potentially valuable equipment in surplus market

July 11, 2021

MWR Fitness Center reopens all fitness rooms at HDIFC

MWR Fitness Center reopens all fitness rooms located in HDIFC and increases maximum occupancy number as they take a step closer to pre-pandemic business operations.

July 9, 2021

Search and rescue teams train on disposed helicopters

Search and rescue medics train using disposed helicopters.