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Archive: 2021

July 7, 2021

Okinawa team helps restore joint range

The removal of 20,000 lbs. of inert munitions and range residue will help trainers provide a safer, more realistic place to prepare for combat.

July 1, 2021

Commentary: PTSD is real

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder affects millions of Americans each year.

July 1, 2021

Disposition Services employee's unique musical hobby

DLA Disposition Services employee, Wayne Hayward talks about how he got started designing and building string instruments.

July 1, 2021

Leadership Spotlight: Beth Ford

Beth Ford is DLA Disposition Services North East director and has been with federal government for 35 years.

June 25, 2021

DLA Disposition Services supports USNS Tippecanoe during COREX in Guam

The replenishment oiler brought turn-in items to a temporary field exercise site.

June 22, 2021

Paris, Texas PD deploys surplus MRAP during SWAT response

The former military Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected armored vehicle protected police while taking about 30 rounds from a barricaded gunman in an all-night standoff.

June 22, 2021

Guam exercise providing hands-on field training

This year’s COREX includes two weeks of instruction in the Indo-Pacific region for the first time.

June 21, 2021

Mission first, safety always

COREX participants and observers keep tight ties to safe practices during field ops.

June 21, 2021

Law Enforcement Support Office hosts state coordinators for in-person training

DLA Disposition Services’ LESO program invited state coordinators to the first face-to-face training since the pandemic.

June 17, 2021

DLA Disposition Services observes Pride Month

June is Pride Month and in the spirit of the month, Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Equal Employment Office & MWR offices are offering ways to help celebrate the month.

June 16, 2021

Disposition Services Central director wraps up tour of duty

Lt. Col. Jason Logan’s tour as Disposition Services Director of Central Region comes to an end.

June 14, 2021

DLA Disposition Services team trains in Guam during Contingency Overseas Readiness Exercise

“Our forward-positioned equipment, coupled with our training and our personnel that are deployable worldwide give us the practice to support the warfighter with disposal anywhere on the globe,” DLA Disposition Services Director Mike Cannon said.

June 11, 2021

COREX trains disposition pros near and far

Annual training for expeditionary civilians and DLA reserve military members is underway at pop-up property disposal sites in Michigan and Guam.

June 9, 2021

Expeditionary training facility dedicated to former DLA employee Krissie K. Davis

Davis was killed while on deployment to Afghanistan in 2015. DLA leaders and family members gathered to help memorialize her at Indiana's Camp Atterbury June 3.

June 2, 2021

Colorado Springs employee recognized

Justin Herburger named Employee of the Quarter.