DLA Headquarters News

Oct. 4, 2022

DLA acquisition professionals complete Insights into Industry program at UVA

The Defense Logistics Agency recently sent 27 members from the acquisition workforce to its Insight into Industry program at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.

Sept. 28, 2022

Historical commentary: DLA responds to procurement challenges with innovation, modernizes acquisition arm

DLA's ability to procure large quantities of scarce items at reasonable prices developed over time through repeated responses to unprecedented situations. 

Sept. 20, 2022

McNamara Headquarters Complex employees mark Air Force’s 75th birthday

Employees at the McNamara Headquarters Complex celebrated the Air Force’s 75th birthday during a ceremony in the auditorium Sept. 16.

Sept. 19, 2022

DLA seeks global supply chain solutions at R&D Industry Collider Day

The Defense Logistics Agency Research and Development team brought together experts from government, industry and academia for the third annual Industry Collider Day Sept. 8.

Sept. 19, 2022

Small businesses receive over $1 million in contracts at DLA’s Industry Collider Day

Eight small businesses were awarded nine separate contracts worth over $1 million for innovative national security solutions during the Defense Logistics Agency’s Industry Collider Day Sept. 8.

Sept. 8, 2022

DLA’s partnership with FEMA highlighted during National Preparedness Month kickoff

The Defense Logistics Agency kicked off National Preparedness Month with a ceremony and expo at the McNamara Headquarters Complex Sept. 7.

Sept. 7, 2022

DLA Document Services preparing customers for NARA’s Dec. 31 deadline for digital records

Defense Logistics Agency Document Services is making it easier for Defense Department components that submit records to the National Archives and Records Administration to meet a new digital-format requirement by Dec. 31, when physical records will no longer be accepted.

Sept. 6, 2022

DLA leaders visit agency employees, Navy leaders in Bahrain

DLA's commander of regional combat support discussed DLA’s future support to the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility with Navy leaders and DLA employees at Naval Support Activity Bahrain Aug. 30-Sept. 2.

Sept. 1, 2022

DLA SAPR staff learns about policy updates at annual training event

Representatives from the Defense Logistics Agency’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program learned about new policies and resources to help prevent sexual harassment and assault during the National Organization for Victim Assistance’s 48th Annual Training Event in Denver, Colorado, Aug. 1-4.

Aug. 30, 2022

New DLA chaplain looks to encourage spirituality, wellness

Newly arrived Chaplain (Col.) Thomas Brooks took the reins this summer as the Defense Logistics Agency’s ecclesiastical support program manager and religious support provider.

Aug. 25, 2022

DLA leaders outline joint logistics strategies for Iraqi reform team 

DLA shared insights into how it equips and sustains U.S. forces during a four-hour presentation for members of a military reform team from Iraq’s Ministry of Defense Aug. 23 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex. 

Aug. 22, 2022

Website lets DLA employees schedule Common Access Card, ID appointments online

Defense Logistics Agency employees, retirees and family members with a Common Access Card or ID card can schedule appointments and update information online.

Aug. 18, 2022

DLA inducts 6 new members into Hall of Fame

The Defense Logistics Agency inducted six new members into its Hall of Fame during an in-person ceremony at its headquarters Aug. 17.

Aug. 17, 2022

Logistics operations director focuses on shipyard operations, fuel support during Hampton Roads visit

DLA's director of logistics operations toured DLA defense fuel support points and warehouses Aug. 11-12 during a trip to Hampton Roads, Virginia, to focus on fuel and Navy shipyard operations. 

Aug. 16, 2022

2022 DLA Hall of Fame inductee: Janet Price

Janet Price, formerly of Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, is a member of the 2022 DLA Hall of Fame.