Palmer talks support to tactical vehicle fleet at national conference
By Kristin Molinaro
DLA Land and Maritime Public Affairs
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 6, 2019 —
Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. John Palmer highlighted the combat logistics agency’s support to the Department of Defense during his keynote presentation at the Tactical Wheeled Vehicles Conference Feb. 4 in Monterey, California.
The annual conference hosted by the National Defense Industry Association brought together leaders from the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the military services, industry, prime contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and academia to address present and future tactical wheeled vehicle requirements.
As DLA’s representative to the conference, Palmer briefed on the agency’s strategic plan as well as its global land and maritime supply chains which provide vehicle parts, maintenance kits, tires, batteries and other components to support the nation’s warfighters.