Dec. 5, 2017
DLA helps Aviano manage resources
Aviano, Italy —
When focusing on the world’s greatest Airmen and the cutting-edge aircraft they maintain and support, many people often forget another vital aspect to the fighting force … stuff.
Nov. 27, 2017
Gimcheon looks ahead to large turn in from pre-positioning program
Gimcheon, South Korea —
Defense Logistics Agency employees at Gimcheon, South Korea, won’t have to wait for Christmas to get lots of packages as 1,400 line items of turn-in from Army Pre-Positioned Stocks will soon arrive at their door.
Nov. 16, 2017
New DLA Strategic Plan lays out goals for 2018-2026
DLA is reaffirming its commitment to support warfighter readiness with its new 2018-2026 Strategic Plan, which supports DoD priorities to build a more lethal force, reinforce alliances with industry and government partners, and reform business practices.
Oct. 31, 2017
Old vehicles get last chance to serve training firefighters
Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar —
When firefighters have to rescue someone trapped in a vehicle there is no time to lose, so training becomes very important to ensure the job can be done quickly and properly.
Oct. 27, 2017
Distribution commanding general visits Disposition Services headquarters
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. —
Army Brig. Gen. John S. Laskodi, commanding general, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, met with his Battle Creek, Michigan, workforce and thanked them for their support to DLA Disposition Services during a site visit Oct. 25.
Oct. 6, 2017
Displaced Puerto Rico site manager keeps Warfighter First
Puerto Rico —
DLA's help to the people of Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria is a big story. Here's a small slice of the effort: how DLA Disposition Services' Luis Pena, a Puerto Rican native, has continued his mission in the face of trying times.
Sept. 15, 2017
New small business contract yields multiple rewards
Battle Creek, Michigan —
A new multi-year contract is helping the Defense Logistics Agency meet several of its small business goals.
Sept. 8, 2017
Former military equipment aids hurricane relief efforts
Boats and vehicles that once supported U.S. armed forces personnel are now giving aid to those responding to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
DLA Disposition Services equipment to the rescue
San Carlos Park, Florida —
Before Hurricane Irma began to move, before Harvey made landfall, equipment from DLA Disposition Services was already in action rescuing people from floodwaters in Southwest Florida.
Sept. 1, 2017
Misawa staff hosts special trainees for local unit
Misawa AB, Japan —
Offering training to customers is nothing new for DLA Disposition Services sites until the trainees are four-legged and wear a different kind of dog tags.