DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan
CMDR Horacio "Jack" Tan, SC, USN
DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan, is strategically located to provide joint distribution support solutions throughout the Western Pacific, Indian Ocean and the Persian Gulf. The command headquarters and primary functional sites are located on the U.S. Naval Base in Yokosuka; three other sites include U.S. Naval Base in Sasebo, Okinawa, Iwakuni and Yokohama North Dock.
DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan, provides superior storage and distribution solutions through the strength of our diversified workforce, in compliance with the highest ethical and fiscal standards, being solid stewards of resources by being audit ready, and with an uncompromising focus on safety. We provide the full range of physical distribution support to the Joint Forces. Service is primarily provided to warships of the Carrier Strike Group homeported in Yokosuka, the Expeditionary Strike Group homeported in Sasebo, U.S. naval vessels transiting the 7th Fleet Area of Responsibility, as well as the major Department of Defense industrial shore commands and military bases throughout Japan, Singapore, Diego Garcia and the Middle East. Additionally, DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan is an integral player in contingency plans for scenarios in the Far East.
DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan is composed of 24 facilities which contain 3.7 million cubic feet of covered storage and 61,000 square feet of open storage. The distribution center has general purpose, humidity controlled, secure, hazardous material, freeze, and chill warehousing capabilities. The principal commodities distributed through DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan include repair parts, depot level repairables, bottled gasses, lumber, navigational aids, and Hazardous Materials. Services include transshipments, disposition partnership, ODS bottle collection center for the Far East, cold storage facilities and specialty warehousing for Level 1 Subsafe metal stock for submarine repair as well as large items such as ship's propellers and aircraft assemblies. DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan also receives and transships break bulk cargo for all services through Yokohama North Dock.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Distribution Yokosuka Japan
PSC 473 Box 11
FPO AP 96349
Area Code from US: 011-81
DLA Distribution Yokosuka Japan Command Duty Officer COM: 080-5511-4445
Security Office DSN 243-6331
Safety Office DSN 243-8414
ESOC/Customer Support DSN 243-3992
Sasebo Customer Support DSN 252-3186/3423/3477
Okinawa Customer Support:
1) Bldg 502 MCB Camp Kinser DSN 315-637-2107/
2) Bldg 3578 Kadena AB DSN 315-634-9116
3) Bldg 600 Disposal S&D (Kinser) DSN 315-637-1976
DLA Customer Interaction Center: Provides 24/7 support to locate DoD stock items and answer logistics inquiries.