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Archive: November, 2017

Nov. 14, 2017

DLA Aviation Marines celebrate 242nd birthday

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Marines celebrated the 242nd birthday of the renowned fighting force in a ceremony steeped in traditions at the Lotts Conference Center on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 9.

Nov. 14, 2017

Air Force, DLA discuss mutual challenges, opportunities

Defense Logistics Agency and Air Force leaders met to discuss how they could grow their partnership and improve mutual support during Air Force/DLA Day, Nov. 9 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Nov. 13, 2017

Government Career Day 2017

On Wednesday, October 25th, DLA Land and Maritime participated in the Government Career Day 2017 at John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio.

Nov. 13, 2017

DeVry University - Virtual Career Fair

On Thursday, November 2, 2017, DLA Land and Maritime participated in the DeVry University-East Region Virtual Career Fair.

Nov. 13, 2017

DLA Distribution Jacksonville welcomes new director

Charles Crumb assumed command of DLA Distribution Jacksonville, Florida, on Nov. 12.

Nov. 13, 2017

242nd Marine Corps birthday celebrated at DSCC

Active duty and reserve component Marines joined civilian members of the federal workforce at Defense Supply Center Columbus to celebrate the U.S. Marine Corps’ 242nd birthday.

Nov. 13, 2017

DLA, Navy discuss continuing efforts to adapt to evolving global threats

Improving timelines for maintenance of a multipurpose Navy fighter jet, enhancing support to the nuclear enterprise and maintaining superiority for Navy cyber security were among the topics senior leaders of the Defense Logistics Agency discussed with their Navy counterparts at the annual Navy/DLA Day Nov. 8 in the McNamara Headquarters Complex.

Nov. 13, 2017

DLA Aviation provides critical part to hospital in the wake of Hurricane Maria

The evening of Sept. 18, Hurricane Maria roared through the Island of Dominica as a Category 5 hurricane. A week later the Military Liaison Office in the Barbados and Eastern Caribbean U.S. Embassy reached out to Defense Logistics Agency Aviation with a critical support need from the main hospital in Roseau, the capital of the Caribbean island nation of Dominica.

Nov. 11, 2017

DLA Distribution Commanding General's Veterans Day Message

Veterans Day is a national holiday set aside to thank and honor all Warfighters who have served honorably in the military, during peacetime and war.

Nov. 10, 2017

Exercise helps first responders at DLA HQC, Fort Belvoir hone response to potential shooters

Only weeks after mass shootings at a concert in Las Vegas and at a small-town church in South Texas, employees of the Defense Logistics Agency should know DLA and other local first responders are regularly honing their skills in responding to active shooters, as they in did in a Nov. 7 exercise at the McNamara Headquarters Complex and at the agency’s facility in nearby Lorton.