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Archive: 2019

Sept. 3, 2019

Maxwell AFB opens for Hurricane Dorian support

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Air Force website — Personnel from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Defense Logistics Agency arrived Aug. 29 to begin preparations for receiving trailers of food, water and other necessary supplies FEMA may use after the hurricane passes.

Sept. 3, 2019

DLA employee recalls 2011 earthquake that rocked the McNamara Headquarters Complex

Linda Adams, a management analyst for Defense Logistics Agency Information Operations, recalls the rare 5.8-magnitude earthquake that shook the McNamara Headquarters Complex in 2011. 

Sept. 3, 2019

Fleet Readiness Center Southwest Executive Officer Visits DLA Distribution San Diego, California

Fleet Readiness Center Southwest Executive Director, Capt. Steven Leehe, visited Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Diego, California’s North Island site during an all hands Aug. 23. A large

Sept. 3, 2019

National Preparedness Fair at DSCR

In observance of National Preparedness Month, Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Richmond’s Fire Prevention, Security and Emergency Services will host a Preparedness Fair Sept. 12, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the cafeteria at Building 46 on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

Sept. 2, 2019

“Rosies” remembered for helping usher greater equality

Women laborers provided a key role in harnessing America’s full might during global conflict. DLA employees tell stories of the unsung who made critical contributions.

Sept. 1, 2019

I am DLA

I am DLA: Jared Grimshaw

Sept. 1, 2019

Supplying America's Military: The DLA Way

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.

Sept. 1, 2019

DLA National Account Managers become the Army’s Center of Gravity

DLA helps increase Army readiness rates by increasing material availability for key weapons systems.

Sept. 1, 2019

DLA National Account Managers Build Trust While Connecting the Corps

As an expeditionary force that supports naval and joint operations, the Marine Corps relies on DLA for help maintaining critical equipment and expediting orders.

Sept. 1, 2019

DLA National Account Managers Ensure Support by Speaking Navy

Relationships and understanding the Navy’s unique, often remote mission help one DLA team provide service-focused support.