Navy Captain Justin Lewis, Commander of DLA Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, watches a fire truck onload to the SLNC Magothy, with George Brackett, DLA Distribution Pier 8 Stevedore Supervisor, left and Bobby Blanson, Director of the Intermodal Hub/Consolidation and Containerization Point Shipping and Pier 8 Vessel Operations, right, July 16, 2021. The onload is part of Pacer Goose, the annual resupply mission to Thule Air Base, a remote U.S. Air Force base in the Arctic region of Greenland.
Lt. Col. Sonia I. Huertas accepts the DLA organizational colors from Brig. Gen. Keith D. Reventlow, commanding general, DLA Distribution, who presided over the change of command from Lt. Col. (retired) Seth M. Olmstead. Photo by Junius Stone / Texarkana Gazette.
In a ceremony held June 11, 2021 command of DLA Distribution Norfolk, Virginia was passed from Navy Capt. Thomas Neville to Navy Capt. Justin Lewis. Pictured, Brig. Gen. Keith Reventlow, Commander, DLA Distribution (left) passes the organizational colors to Capt. Lewis.
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.
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.

  

  

DLA Headquarters Recent News

Business process analysts help keep DLA procurement systems humming
Defense Logistics Agency business process analysts pose for a group photo.
July 14, 2021 - Business process analysts throughout DLA ensure the dozens of systems acquisition specialists use to make almost 10,000 buys daily are running smoothly.

DLA Distribution News

DLA Distribution utilizes Public Private Partnership program for cost savings and expeditious force readiness
Spencer Bowers, special assets supervisor at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Warner Robins in Georgia, conducts a kind, count and condition on the F-15 enhanced engine motor display received from the Warner Robins Air Logistic Center’s 402 Electronic Maintenance Group after repair on July 20. Photo by Michael Brown.
July 26, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Warner Robins, Georgia, began utilizing the Public Private Partnership program for specific components related to the F-15 aircraft resulting in cost savings and faster turn-around times for Air Force component maintenance.

DLA director visits Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, meets with employees and customers
Defense Logistics Agency at Cherry Point Navy Cmdr. Isaac May, 1st row left, poses for a photo with DLA employees and DLA Director Navy Vice Adm. Michelle Skubic, 1st row right, during her July 13, 2021 visit to Fleet Readiness Center East, Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point, North Carolina.
July 23, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Director Vice Adm. Michelle Skubic visited Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point, North Carolina, July 13 and met with DLA senior leaders and employees and Fleet Readiness Center East customers.

DLA Distribution supports Pacer Goose mission
Working with DLA Distribution Norfolk, sailors from Navy Cargo Handling Battalion Eight in Jacksonville, Florida, load a high-speed custom fire truck onto the SLNC Magothy July 16, 2021, as part of Pacer Goose Sustainment 2021, the annual resupply mission to Thule Air Base, a remote U.S. Air Force base in the Arctic region of Greenland. Photo by Bobby Blanson, DLA Distribution Norfolk.
July 21, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, provided support to the Air Force’s annual re-supply mission Pacer Goose Sustainment 2021, at Thule Air Base, Greenland.

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin hosts F-35 Program Senior Leadership
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin, California, hosts F-35 program leadership July 7, 2021. Pictured in the front to the right is Special Commodities Division F-35 Branch Chief Natalie Lee-Haynes leading the group through the F-35 mission warehouse. (Photo by Annette Silva, DLA Distribution San Joaquin, California)
July 14, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin, located in Tracy, California, hosted senior leaders from the F-35 Joint Program Office, Lockheed Martin, U.S. Transportation Command, Accenture and DLA Distribution July 7.

DLA Distribution expands knowledge and training with DEFENDER-Europe 21 exercise
Cargo bound for Defense Logstics Agency Distribution Sigonella, Italy, is carefully placed, weighed, and secured for airlift shipment at DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania. (Submitted photo.)
July 9, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution played an integral role in the DEFENDER-Europe 21 exercise, testing the capabilities of the distribution network to support the warfighter flexibly and sustainably on an emergent basis.