Dec. 4, 2018
Barstow distribution center supplies tents to victims of Super Typhoon Yutu
NEW CUMBERLAND, Pa. —
In the wake of Typhoon Yutu, DLA Distribution is once again demonstrating its unwavering commitment to Whole of Government entities such as the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Nov. 16, 2018
Service Members Build Tent Systems for Yutu Survivors
SAIPAN, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command website — Local and federal government agencies, along with joint service members, collaborated to provide temporary shelters Nov. 9 to Saipan-based residents whose homes were heavily impacted by Super Typhoon Yutu.
Oct. 25, 2018
DLA Troop Support provides 5,000 meals and 63 generators following Hurricane Michael
Before Hurricane Michael hit the Florida panhandle Oct. 10, the Federal Emergency Management Agency reached out to Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support for assistance.
Oct. 11, 2018
DLA employee volunteers time to track, observe dangerous elements
Outside his work hours, a Defense Logistics Agency employee at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, volunteers in an activity that puts him in danger to provide valuable information to help his fellow Americans.
Sept. 28, 2018
DLA Troop Support provides food, generators, other materials for Hurricane Florence relief efforts
“When reports of the storm and its possible impact began surfacing, the DLA Troop Support team began working with our customers and vendors to ensure supplies needed for victims in the affected areas would be available,” Navy Capt. William Clarke, Troop Support Operations and Plans director, said.
Sept. 20, 2018
It’s never too late to prepare for extreme weather
Richmond, Va. —
The signs of autumn are more than turning leaves and crisp air: Virginians remain at risk for flooding related to tornadoes and tropical storms through November, and tornadoes are just as likely to wreak havoc in the fall as they are any other time of year. September is National Preparedness Month and there’s no time like the present to assess your ability to weather severe flooding and tornadoes.
Sept. 19, 2018
DLA sends critical supplies to recovery teams, victims after Florence
First responders assessing damage wrought by Hurricane Florence and military officials resuming operations after days of installation closures have access to fuel, generators and other critical supplies pre-positioned at federal staging bases by the Defense Logistics Agency.
Sept. 13, 2018
DLA pre-positions critical supplies for first responders following Hurricane Florence’s tracks
As Hurricane Florence threatens to devastate the Carolina coast, the Defense Logistics Agency is pre-positioning necessities like water and fuel for first responders who’ll assist those in the storm’s tracks.
Sept. 12, 2018
Hurricane Florence: How to plan for a quick and safe evacuation
NEW CUMBERLAND, Pa. —
The National Weather Service is forecasting that Hurricane Florence will bring a life-threatening storm surge and rainfall to portions of the Carolinas and mid-Atlantic states, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency has declared Wednesday, September 12 as the last “good” evacuation day prior to the storm’s landfall.
Sept. 1, 2018
David Kless, DLA executive director for operations, discusses the agency’s increasing global mission supporting the military services and other federal agencies
DLA’s executive director for operations discusses the agency’s increasing global mission supporting the military services and other federal agencies.