DLA Energy News

Category: Enterprisewide

Sept. 29, 2023

DLA, Coast Guard focus on contested logistics at partnership meeting

There is a sense of urgency in making sure the Coast Guard is using the Defense Logistics Agency to the fullest extent of its capabilities, a Coast Guard official said during a partnership day meeting held Sept. 26 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.

Sept. 28, 2023

European leaders meet to discuss reciprocal fuel support

More than 80 leaders from 14 European countries met to discuss strengthening reciprocal fuel support during DLA Energy Europe & Africa Fuels Exchange Agreements Forum in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Sept. 19-21.

Sept. 28, 2023

DLA senior enlisted leader makes first site visit to Richmond

Defense Logistics Agency’s new senior enlisted leader made his first trip to DLA Aviation on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, since taking over the position back in August. 

Sept. 27, 2023

Commentary: Bridging the Gap - A Call for Suicide Awareness and Prevention

When I first encountered suicide in my family, it was a subject shrouded in silence – a taboo that left us grappling with our grief in isolation. But over the years, society’s perception of mental health and suicide has shifted, allowing room for conversations that were once hushed.

Sept. 27, 2023

Employees explore possibilities of emerging digital environment

Several DLA employees explored advanced manufacturing and sustainment models that could transform the DOD supply chain while visiting industry and academia in Wichita, Kansas.

Sept. 27, 2023

Agency scrap handler donated for humanitarian assistance

The Okinawa-based machine will be provided to a yet-to-be-determined U.S. aid recipient after refurbishment.

Sept. 26, 2023

Hispanic Heritage Month Employee Spotlight: Army Col. Josielyn Carrasquillo

From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, the nation celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month Learn more about DLA Energy Americas Commander Army Col. Josielyn Carrasquillo in this interview.

Sept. 26, 2023

DLA Distribution Corpus Christi strategic airlift missions enhance global readiness

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Corpus Christi, Texas, plays a vital role in supporting CCAD’s airlift missions that transport helicopter airframes around the globe.

Sept. 26, 2023

Activities, exercises help DLA mark National Preparedness Month

The Defense Logistics Agency observed National Preparedness Month with more than 50 activities throughout the agency, including an expo Sept. 19 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.

Sept. 25, 2023

DLA Energy supports space missions from coast to coast

The DLA Energy Aerospace team fueled two space missions this month: the first launch from Vandenberg Space Force Base, California, tested the U.S. Space Force Rapid Launch Capability and another from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida, sent National Reconnaissance Office satellites in to orbit.