Army Sustainment Command Commanding General Maj. Gen. Christopher Mohan and Command Sgt. Major Marco Torres visited the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support headquarters in Philadelphia Jan. 7.
As Southwest Philadelphians line up at the opening of a new federal COVID-19 surge testing site at the Cibotti Recreation Center on 77th Street this afternoon, employees of the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support can be proud that their hard work is supporting communities in the local area. DLA Troop Support fulfilled the request for 1,000 surgical masks, 2,000 KN95 masks and 80,000 nitrile gloves January 5, just one day after receiving the request for support.
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Travis Air Force Base website —Travis Air Force Base’s Monarch dining facility is the first in the DOD to acquire “Alfred," an automated food preparation robot designed to improve production and quality of operations, reduce food waste and lower risks of viral and microbial transmissions.
The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support started working in the spring to get thousands of pounds of turkey and the trimmings out to troops serving around the world this Christmas dinner.
Nearly 700 representatives from the Defense Logistics Agency, military services and domestic clothing and textiles manufacturer firms attended DLA Troop Support’s Joint Advanced Planning Brief for Industry in Cherry Hill, New Jersey Nov. 17-18.


Warfighter support through four supply chains

SUBSISTENCE
CLOTHING & TEXTILES
CONSTRUCTION & EQUIPMENT
MEDICAL


DLA Headquarters Recent News

Documentary showcases DLA’s 60 years as DOD logistics provider
A new 30-minute documentary proves wrong the early skeptics who thought a largely civilian organization could never handle the challenge of consolidating supplies and logistics services for the entire Defense Department.
Jan. 13, 2022 - A new 30-minute documentary proves wrong the early skeptics who thought a largely civilian organization could never handle the challenge of consolidating supplies and logistics services for the entire Defense Department.

DLA Troop Support News

Army Sustainment Command leadership visits DLA Troop Support
Army Sustainment Command Commanding General Maj. Gen. Christopher Mohan learns about the history of the Presidential Flag from flag room supervisor Linda Farrell during a tour of the Defense Logistic Agency Troop Support’s flag room. He and ASC Command Sgt. Major Marco Torres visited the agency’s headquarters in Philadelphia on Jan. 7, and met with members of the Command team and the Subsistence supply chain.
Jan. 14, 2022 - Army Sustainment Command Commanding General Maj. Gen. Christopher Mohan and Command Sgt. Major Marco Torres visited the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support headquarters in Philadelphia Jan. 7.

DLA supports local COVID-19 surge testing in southwest Philly
Residents engage with staff at a new federal COVID-19 surge test site in southwest Philadelphia Jan. 7, 2022. The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support provided personal protective equipment including surgical masks, KN95 masks and nitrile gloves to support partners including the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention partner efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic nationwide, as well as in our local communities. (FEMA photo by Charlie Elison)
Jan. 7, 2022 - As Southwest Philadelphians line up at the opening of a new federal COVID-19 surge testing site at the Cibotti Recreation Center on 77th Street this afternoon, employees of the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support can be proud that their hard work is supporting communities in the local area. DLA Troop Support fulfilled the request for 1,000 surgical masks, 2,000 KN95 masks and 80,000 nitrile gloves January 5, just one day after receiving the request for support, according to the organization’s Whole of Government Division Chief Dorothy O’Connell.

DLA Troop Support Europe and Africa employee recognized for outstanding customer
Giovanni Gironda, a contract specialist with DLA Troop Support Europe and Africa, received their December Team Member of the Month award for his exemplary customer service, teamwork, professionalism, and dedication to the mission.
Jan. 7, 2022 - Giovanni Gironda, a contract specialist with the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Europe and Africa, was selected as the organization’s Team Member of the Month for December 2021.

DLA Troop Support procurement leader gains spot in 2021 Hall of Fame
Christos Cosfol, a Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support leader who led employees through multiple changes in acquisition processes and systems, is a member of the 2021 DLA Hall of Fame.
Jan. 5, 2022 - A former DLA Troop Support leader who led employees through multiple changes in acquisition processes and systems is a member of the 2021 DLA Hall of Fame.

Troop Support delivers 187 tons of holiday foods for Christmas
Command Sgt. Maj. George Luedtke, senior enlisted advisor, 311th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, serves Christmas meals to Soldiers at Camp Buehring, Kuwait, Dec. 25, 2020.  The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support in Philadelphia sends out thousands of pounds of ingredients every year so warfighters around the world can have a taste of home for the holidays.
Dec. 22, 2021 - The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support started working in the spring to get thousands of pounds of turkey and the trimmings out to troops serving around the world this Christmas dinner.