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SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER 2019

Supplying America's Military: The DLA Way
Ron Johns from DLA Europe & Africa’s Regional Synchronization Operations Center ensures customers have necessary supplies for deployments to areas such as Orzysz, Poland, in support of NATO’s Enhanced Forward Presence mission.
Sept. 1, 2019 - Improving warfighter readiness is DLA’s No. 1 priority. National Account Manager teams and customer support representatives serve as gateways to logistics support for long-range operations and last-minute needs.

The Army’s Center of Gravity
Army Sgt. Ray Adams and Army Pvt. Frank Taiese from 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, change a flat tire on a Humvee at the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California. DLA’s Army NAM team worked with DLA Land and Maritime to resolve issues with Humvee tires cracking and blowing out.
Sept. 1, 2019 - DLA helps increase Army readiness rates by increasing material availability for key weapons systems.

Connecting the Corps
A Marine with Combat Logistics Battalion 6, Marine Air-Ground Task Force 6, provides security while participating in an advanced motorized operations course at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center at Twentynine Palms, California, in February. DLA works closely with Marine Corps logisticians to ensure supplies like repair parts and fuel are readily available during heightened operations.
Sept. 1, 2019 - As an expeditionary force that supports naval and joint operations, the Marine Corps relies on DLA for help maintaining critical equipment and expediting orders.

Speaking Navy
USS Fort McHenry is underway in the Mediterranean Sea in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. Supply and logistics coordination prior to deployments such as these are essential for mission readiness.
Sept. 1, 2019 - Relationships and understanding the Navy’s unique, often remote mission help one DLA team provide service-focused support.

Air Force Alliance
Air Force Tech Sgt. Nicole Finnegan, noncommissioned officer in charge of storage and issue for the 97th Logistics Readiness Squadron, showcases the supply facility to Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Erik Thompson, chief of the 19th Air Force, in March at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma. DLA’s Air Force NAM team helps Air Force logisticians obtain equipment and parts for various aircraft.
Sept. 1, 2019 - From spare parts and pilot uniforms to fuel, the DLA Air Force NAM team supplies airmen for mission success.

Supply Problems – DLA Solutions
Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Antonio Hogue, a bulk fuel specialist with 7th Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, monitors liquid bladders as they’re filled during an amphibious bulk liquid transfer exercise at Coronado Island, California. Fuel provided by DLA Energy is one of warfighters’ most sought-after commodities.
Sept. 1, 2019 - Customer support representatives bring logistics solutions directly to troops at key headquarters throughout the world.

A Conversation with Andy Monday
Andy Monday, deputy director of DLA Logistics Operations’ Military Services Support Division.
Sept. 1, 2019 - The deputy director of DLA Logistics Operations’ Military Services Support Division discusses how National Account Manager teams and customer support representatives facilitate collaboration between the agency and its military partners.

Real-Time Readiness
Sithon Lag, a welder at Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow in California, uses an angle grinder to deburr metal on a vehicle during the rebuild process. DLA and military leaders get a real-time view of drivers that impact specific weapons systems production lines with the agency’s Service Readiness Dashboard.
Sept. 1, 2019 - DLA’s online Service Readiness Dashboard gives warfighters a near real-time view of readiness rates for key weapons systems and metrics for military industrial sites.

Tools of the Trade
Daren Campbell, a DLA customer support representative for Marines in Virginia and the Carolinas, familiarizes warfighters with DLA’s self-help and ordering tools like FedMall.
Sept. 1, 2019 - Self-help tools like FedMall, WebVLIPS and the DLA Customer Assistance Handbook empower troops to quickly find their own answers to questions on material availability and order status.

I am DLA
Jared Grimshaw
Sept. 1, 2019 - I am DLA: Jared Grimshaw

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