DLA Distribution News

Archive: January, 2018

Jan. 30, 2018

New Hill Distribution Center director visits DLA Distribution Headquarters

DLA Distribution Hill, Utah’s, new director, Jim McArthur visited DLA Distribution Headquarters in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania for orientation the week of Jan. 23 to 26.

Jan. 29, 2018

DLA HR director rolls out People and Culture Plan to Distribution workforce

Defense Logistics Agency Human Resources director Brad Bunn, Senior Executive Service, paid a visit to the DLA Distribution workforce on Jan. 18 to unveil the Agency’s first independent People and Culture Plan.

Jan. 26, 2018

Safely in Hand: DLA Distribution helps Army deliver new pistol to warfighters

When the Army ended its search for a new standard-issue pistol by choosing a variant of the Sig Sauer P320, the service relied on Defense Logistics Agency Distribution to safely transport the weapon to Army units.

Jan. 24, 2018

DLA Distribution hosts USASAC international partners to foster foreign sales

International officers hailing from U.S. partner countries visited Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, on Jan. 22 to discuss DLA’s global logistics processes and how DLA Distribution supports Foreign Military Sales customers.

Jan. 22, 2018

OSD Logistics Fellows visit DLA Distribution

The Office of the Secretary of Defense Logistic Fellows visited DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, Jan. 11, to learn about DLA’s global logistics processes and operations.

Jan. 18, 2018

Texarkana distribution center hosts benchmarking visit with Corpus Christi sister site

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Corpus Christi, Texas commander Army Lt. Col. Daniel Bidetti, along with his accountable officer and Stock Readiness team visited Army Lt. Col. Jeffrey Chamberlain, commander of DLA Distribution Red River, Texas and team on Jan. 10 and 11 to share information about their dashboard and stock readiness best practices.

Jan. 17, 2018

Warner distribution center completes years-long F15 stabilizer lot cleanup

When the DLA Distribution Warner Robins, Georgia F15 Stabilizer Project Team received the task of revamping storage on the Air Force’s F15 Horizontal Stabilizers, they knew they faced a long road ahead.

Jan. 15, 2018

DLA Distribution Commanding General's MLK Day Message

On Monday, 15 January 2018, we will celebrate the life and the lasting contributions of one of humanity’s most incredibly remarkable leaders … Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jan. 12, 2018

Distribution celebrates the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, along with DLA Distribution’s Multicultural Committee, celebrated the life and legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s., during the second annual MLK program on Jan. 9.

Jan. 11, 2018

San Diego Distribution center hosts monthly Peer-to-Peer program

DLA Distribution San Diego, California, offers their employees a distinctive opportunity once a month, to participate in a Peer-to-Peer Recognition program.

Jan. 10, 2018

Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group Holds Annual Meeting at DLA Distribution Headquarters

The Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group (CYALDG) hosted their annual meeting at DLA Distribution headquarters in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, on Jan. 8 and received an update on how DLA Distribution supports the Pennsylvania economy.

Jan. 9, 2018

DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan, incoming commander recognized in ceremony

A Navy Commander assigned to Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), Weapon Systems Support (WSS) in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, was recognized in a promotion and award ceremony Jan. 4.

Jan. 5, 2018

Baguio girl makes it big abroad

A Baguio girl has made it big abroad.

Jan. 4, 2018

Rota Distribution site participates in intermodal helo movement

DLA Distribution Sigonella at Rota, Spain, recently supported an intermodal operation involving the movement of Army helicopters from the USS Bob Hope moving onward to various forward locations.

Jan. 3, 2018

DLA Distribution personnel participate in Wreaths Across America Ceremony

Each December on National Wreaths Across America day, volunteers gather to remember the fallen, honor those who serve, and teach future generations about the cost of freedom.