DLA Troop Support News

Archive: March, 2016

March 31, 2016

Troop Support employees help welcome home Vietnam vets

The welcome home was worth the 50-year wait, one veteran said following a Vietnam War Commemoration program March 29. DLA Troop Support employees helped cheer for more than 400 Vietnam vets as they paraded down a red carpet to the ceremony.

March 28, 2016

Women’s history program highlights dreaming big

Everyone has to believe in themselves and in their dreams, the keynote speaker said during DLA Troop Support’s annual Federal Women’s History Month awards program March 23

March 24, 2016

CENTCOM logisticians learn value of overseas industry vetting program

Two logisticians who support U.S. Central Command were briefed March 16 on the vetting process for DLA Troop Support’s overseas contracts.

March 24, 2016

Troop Support helps service members celebrate Palm Sunday, Easter

Military service members around the world observed Palm Sunday and will celebrate Easter with some help from DLA Troop Support.

March 23, 2016

C&T employees visit supplier, improve understanding of industry

Twelve Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support employees from the Clothing and Textiles supply chain toured a manufacturing plant that has been making uniforms for the U.S. military since World War II.

March 22, 2016

Troop Support Pacific ensures South Korea DFACs have fresh chicken despite poultry ban

Despite South Korea’s ban on poultry items from the U.S., service members who eat at dining facilities across the peninsula continue to eat fresh chicken, thanks to DLA Troop Support Pacific.

March 16, 2016

Troop Support hosts C&E industry partners to boost MRO program

The Maintenance, Repair and Operations program is a case of the Construction & Equipment supply chain applying best commercial practices to support the warfighter, the agency director said March 4 in Philadelphia.

March 14, 2016

Troop Support airman competes for DOD Senior NCO of the Year

An airman with Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support who was selected as the DLA Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year for fiscal 2015 represented the agency in the Department of Defense competition.

March 2, 2016

Commander projects dignity, respect during first regional command visit

Army Brig. Gen. Charles Hamilton projected dignity and respect throughout the week he spent with the Troop Support Europe and Africa workforce during his first visit there as commander

March 2, 2016

DLA acquisition professionals' support for earthquake relief featured in new video

Acquisition professionals' support for earthquake relief in Haiti is featured in a new video released on DLA's YouTube and Facebook sites.

March 1, 2016

Commander hosts informal lunch with Troop Support employees

The commander of DLA Troop Support hosted a brown bag lunch, an informal session where employees were invited to share their knowledge and provide feedback about working at DLA Troop Support