The Defense Logistics Agency is celebrating 60 years of service in support of our warfighters, and Distribution has been a critical part of that.
Samantha Myer Brown, left, and Veronica Robinson are part of the 33-person DLA Distribution Expeditionary team accepting trucks containing meals, sheeting, tarps, water, cots, blankets, medical kits August 30, 2021, at England Air Force Base in Alexandria, Louisiana. (Photo by Chuck Ensinger, DLA Distribution)
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

DLA awards 7 contracts to small businesses at Industry Collider Day
Brad Bunn, Defense Logistics Agency vice director, and DLA Acquisition Deputy Director Roxanne Banks announce small businesses receiving contracts through the 2021 Small Business Innovation Research Program during DLA’s virtual Industry Collider Day Sept. 8.
Sept. 28, 2021 - Seven small businesses were awarded contracts for innovative solutions to warfighter and national security challenges through the Defense Logistics Agency’s 2021 Small Business Innovation Research Program during Industry Collider Day Sept. 8.

DLA Distribution News

Upcoming renovations to Defense Logistics Agency facility at NAS Corpus Christi
A Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Corpus Christi’s command suite and administrative office area renovation project and mechanical and fire protection upgrades to the warehouse are expected to be complete early 2021.
Sept. 28, 2021 - Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command Southeast awarded a $9.9 million firm-fixed-price task order, Sept. 14, to Walga Ross Group JV from Joplin, Missouri, for renovation of building 1846 at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas.

Distribution’s Ooka presented commander’s coin
Macy Ooka, deputy commander of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Korea, holds the two coins presented to her for her lead role in the new $67 million DLA Distribution Korea warehouse construction project by Army Brig. Gen. Timothy P. White,  U.S. Forces Korea deputy director, C/J-4, United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command  and Army Brig. Gen. Steven L. Allen, commander 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command.
Sept. 28, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Korea’s deputy director Macy Ooka received two commander’s coins, which were presented to her by Army Brig. Gen. Timothy P. White, U.S. Forces Korea, deputy director, C/J-4, United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command and Army Brig. Gen. Steven L. Allen, commander 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command.

DLA Installation Management Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, Security & Emergency Services National Preparedness Month week #5 tip – emergency notification alert systems
DLA Installation Management Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, Security & Emergency Services National Preparedness Month week #5 tip – emergency notification alert systems.
Sept. 27, 2021 - Each week this month, Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, Security & Emergency Services provided helpful tips and resources focusing on hazard preparedness in recognition of National Preparedness Month.

DLA 60th Anniversary Shout Out: Navy CAPT Justin Lewis, DLA Distribution Norfolk
The Defense Logistics Agency is celebrating 60 years of service in support of our warfighters, and Distribution has been a critical part of that.
Sept. 24, 2021 - DLA 60th Anniversary Shout Out: Navy CAPT Justin Lewis, DLA Distribution Norfolk, sends a shout out to DLA for the 60th Anniversary.

DLA Distribution Norfolk celebrates two promotions on the USS Wisconsin
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, Commander, Navy Capt. AJ “Justin” Lewis administers the oath of office to newly promoted Navy Reserve Cmdr. Christine Johnson, right, and Navy Lt. Cmdr. Pablo Rodriguez during their promotion ceremony aboard the battleship USS Wisconsin Sept. 3, 2021.
Sept. 24, 2021 - In a small, socially distanced ceremony in front of family, friends, co-workers and mentors, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, Commander, Navy Capt. AJ “Justin” Lewis promoted Navy Reserve Lt. Cmdr. Christine Johnson to Cmdr., and Lt. j.g. Pablo Rodriguez to Lt. Cmdr. Sept. 3.