U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Joel Tyler, U.S. Africa Command chief of staff, greets Cmdr. Eugene Dawson, Jr., Defense Logistics Agency Sigonella commanding officer, during Tyler’s site visit to Naval Air Station Sigonella, Dec. 16, 2021. NAS Sigonella’s strategic location enables U.S., allied, and partner nation forces to deploy and respond as required, ensuring security and stability in Europe, Africa and Central Command. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Josh Coté)
The Defense Logistics Agency is celebrating 60 years of service in support of our warfighters, and Distribution has been a critical part of that.
Defense logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin California’s Alex Arauz demonstrates Voice Pick technology to DLA Distribution’s Commander Marine Col. Keith D. Reventlow July 29. (Photo by Annette Silva, DLA Distribution San Joaquin Public Affairs)
Brig. Gen. Reventlow, Commander DLA Distribution, receives his COVID-19 vaccine and delivers a message to DLA Distribution employees. DLA Distribution Deputy Commander Perry Knight, and DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Commander COL Connor also receive their vaccine and deliver remarks.
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution has provided critical medical relief support during the COVID-19 pandemic. The mission is currently on going, but some current stats to date provide a scope on the amount of material it takes to fight this virus.

  

  

DLA Headquarters Recent News

Documentary showcases DLA’s 60 years as DOD logistics provider
A new 30-minute documentary proves wrong the early skeptics who thought a largely civilian organization could never handle the challenge of consolidating supplies and logistics services for the entire Defense Department.
Jan. 13, 2022 - A new 30-minute documentary proves wrong the early skeptics who thought a largely civilian organization could never handle the challenge of consolidating supplies and logistics services for the entire Defense Department.

DLA Distribution News

DLA helps grounded C-17 fly
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania’s team worked with DLA Disposition Services and DLA Aviation to ensure a grounded C-17 at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia, received a part needed to fly. (Photo by Joseph Mather)
Jan. 18, 2022 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania’s team worked with DLA Disposition Services and DLA Aviation to ensure a grounded C-17 at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia, received a part needed to fly.

DLA Distribution launches re-warehousing dashboard application
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution’s 24 worldwide distribution centers can gain operational efficiencies by centralizing materials and collocating fast-moving inventory through a newly developed re-warehousing application.
Jan. 14, 2022 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution launched a re-warehousing dashboard application within the agency’s Qlik® software in October. The application provides visibility to re-warehousing stow performance and tools to identify storage efficiencies at the agency’s 24 global distribution centers.

DLA Distribution Susquehanna dispatcher is awarded DLA Emergency Communication Center Dispatcher of the Year award
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Emergency Dispatcher Jack Dietrich has been awarded the 2021 DLA Emergency Communication Center Dispatcher of the Year award.
Jan. 12, 2022 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania Emergency Dispatcher Jack Dietrich has been awarded the 2021 DLA Emergency Communication Center Dispatcher of the Year award.

DLA Installation Management Susquehanna firefighter Wallace named Fire Service Instructor of the Year
Firefighter Andrew Wallace of Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Susquehanna named Fire Service Instructor of the Year in DLA’s 54th Annual Employee Recognition Program for 2021.
Jan. 10, 2022 - Firefighter Andrew Wallace of DLA Installation Management Susquehanna named Fire Service Instructor of the Year in DLA’s 54th Annual Employee Recognition Program for 2021.

DLA Susquehanna firefighters rescue two people from burning building
Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Susquehanna Fire Truck 69 is dispatched to 813 Bridge Street, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, where DLA Susquehanna firefighters rescue two people and a pet from a second story balcony December 30, 2021. (Photo by Fire Chief Barry J. Shughart, DLA Installation Management Susquehanna)
Jan. 4, 2022 - When the alarm rang at the Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna fire house shortly after 7:00 a.m. Dec. 30, firefighters assigned to Defense Logistics Agency Truck 69 were dispatched to 813 Bridge Street, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, for a four-unit apartment building fire.