Learn more about what DLA Europe & Africa provides to the warfighter through a YouTube playlist featuring their support to exercises and their logistics support in action at several military installations.

DLA Europe & Africa serves as the Defense Logistics Agency's operationalized Regional Command Headquarters supporting U.S. European Command and U.S. Africa Command Areas of Operation (AOR). DLA Europe & Africa proactively integrates and synchronizes DLA’s Global Readiness Solutions to ensure EUCOM, AFRICOM, and Service Component Warfighter Capability.

As the Nation’s Combat Logistic Support Agency’s forward single headquarters supporting EUCOM and AFRICOM AORs, DLA Europe & Africa provides the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, federal agencies, and partner and allied Nations with the full spectrum of logistics, acquisition, and technical services within an increasingly complex geographic environment that includes 55.8 million square miles covering 104 Nations.

Postured forward and supported by DLA’s six Major Subordinate Commands - DLA Aviation, DLA Troop Support, DLA Energy, DLA Distribution, DLA Disposition, DLA Land and Maritime - DLA Europe & Africa is prepared to sustain warfighter readiness and lethality by delivering proactive global logistics in peace and war.

With a dedicated, agile workforce that is forward and engaged throughout Europe and Africa, DLA Europe & Africa leverages strong partnerships with the Joint Logistics Enterprise, Inter-Agency, Industry, and partner and Allied Nations to serve the Warfighter and our Nation!


DLA Headquarters Recent News

Deadline for Real ID compliance 10 months away
Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, every airline passenger must present a Real ID-compliant driver’s license, state-issued enhanced driver’s license, or another acceptable form of identification, such as a valid passport or military ID, to fly within the United States. 

Graphic Illustration by Paul Crank
Photo by Air Force Airman 1st Class Mariette M. Ada
Dec. 3, 2019 - Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, every airline passenger must present a Real ID-compliant driver’s license, state-issued enhanced driver’s license or another acceptable form of identification to fly within the United States.

Europe & Africa News

DLA forward teams ensure warfighters receive Thanksgiving meals
Greg Turner, DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa customer support specialist, works with Air Force Staff Sgt. Keith Cooper-Griffin, 721st Aerial Port Squadron, to prepare a pallet of Thanksgiving food items Nov. 20 at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, to be flown to service members in Africa. Customer support teams at DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa helped ensure service members throughout the region had a taste of home for the holidays by providing Thanksgiving meals.
Nov. 27, 2019 - DLA employees have worked since the spring to ensure military service members throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East can enjoy turkey, sweet potatoes and pies for Thanksgiving.

DLA delivers fresh baked goods to Naval Station Rota
Sailors aboard the USS Carney at Naval Station Rota, Spain, receive baked goods Oct. 18, 2019. The team at DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa recently awarded a contract so that a local baker can deliver regularly to the Gateway Galley and Navy ships at Rota.
Oct. 30, 2019 - DLA helped improve sailors’ morale aboard Naval Station Rota, Spain, with the delivery of local fresh baked goods.

Breast cancer survivors show strength on the water
Oct. 21, 2019 - In observance of breast cancer awareness month, DLA Energy Europe & Africa employees and family members participated in the Abreast in a Boat dragon boat regatta in Saarbrucken, Germany, Oct. 12. 

DLA fuels THAAD deployment to Romania, helps maintain missile defense
Dark clouds gather before a summer rainstorm over Naval Support Facility Deveselu, Romania, home to NATO's Aegis Ashore Ballistic Missile Defense System site, after completing a long-planned systems update Aug. 9. Photo by Navy Lt. Amy Forsythe
Oct. 15, 2019 - When a missile defense site in Romania went down for a systems update this summer, a Defense Logistics Agency team in the region worked to fuel the replacement system and help ensure the U.S. fulfilled its commitment to NATO’s ballistic missile defense efforts in Europe.

Reps support USMC mission in Norway
A U.S. Marine with 2nd Transport Support Battalion guides an LAV-25 Light Armored Vehicle out of a cave during an exercise in central Norway. DLA Disposition Services personnel recently visited underground storage sites there to assist with the removal and reuse of obsolete equipment.
Oct. 1, 2019 - DLA helps divest aging equipment in Scandinavian caves filled with supplies prepositioned for NATO defense.

Navy Rear Adm. Stamatopoulos and Army Col. Krista Hoffman visit DLA Distribution Sigonella, Italy
Navy Rear Adm. Peter G. Stamatopoulos, director of logistics, J4, U.S. European Command and Col. Krista Hoffman, Defense Logistics Agency Europe and Africa commander, visit DLA Distribution Sigonella, Italy, for a tour and operational overview while in Italy for the European Command Joint Logistics Board, hosted by CTF-67 and NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center, in support of joint logistics planning.
Sept. 17, 2019 - Navy Rear Adm. Peter G. Stamatopoulos, director of logistics, J4, U.S. European Command and Col.