Land-Based Weapon Systems Group

"Leading the DLA in Land Based Weapon System Support"


Provide world class customer support to the soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines in peace and in time of crisis.

Land Customer and Land Supplier Operations, "Land", is the warfighter's wholesale logistics combat multiplier. As the name implies, the Land group manages the total supply support and directs the distribution of consumable repair parts for over 600 land-based weapon systems maintained by all services of the United States Military. From the M-1 Abrams main battle tank to the 6,000 pound rough terrain forklift, Land keeps the wheels rolling everyday, around the clock, around the world.

Mission Statement

To create strategic affordable acquisition and logistics solutions for America’s warfighter and land based customers through effective stewardship built upon a culture focused on our valued team members.

Organizational Structure

  • Tactical Vehicles- MRAP Class IX spares for all vehicle variants:  Vehicle Components, Maintenance / Service Kits; MRAP Unique & MRAP Common Items; Cab Body; Transmission Components; Brake; Steering Axle; Wheel Components
  •  Combat Vehicles and Small Arms- Manages Tracked and Combat Vehicle  Class IX spares for all wheeled vehicles to include engines. Class IX support of Individual and Crew Served weapons parts;  Howitzers & Grenade Launchers.
  • Batteries and Tires- Manages various products such as rechargeable batteries, non-rechargeable batteries, battery accessories, tires, and tire products
  • Supplier Support Division- Provides contract administration of all directorate contractual instruments.  Manages Industrial Product-Support Vendors (IPV) & Price Pending program

Land supports deployed forces in South West Asia, Europe, Japan, Korea, Hawaii, and Alaska as well as forces in the continental United States. Each year, Land will fill fully one third of the 4.8 million requisitions received at DLA Land and Maritime making up nearly 20% of the center's $2.3 billion in annual sales. Over 28,000 purchase requests and contracts per year will be processed in support of this mission. With a clear focus on the warfighter, the Land Group blends the skill and dedication for multi-functional, weapon system oriented core teams with the most effective and complimentary business practices to support our customer needs. By understanding the operational and industrial environments, we bring responsive and integrated solutions to the logistics challenges of today's warfighter.

Point of Contact:
Defense Supply Center Columbus
ATTN: DLA Land and Maritime-L
3990 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43218-3990

E-mail -
Phone - DSN 850-4635 or COMM (614) 692-4635
FAX - DSN 850-9929 or COMM (614) 692-9929