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USTRANSCOM re-awards Global Household Goods Contract

Release #: 20200701-2 Wednesday, July 01, 2020 SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- U.S. Transportation Command announced its decision to re-award the Global Household Goods contract, valued at $7.2 billion, to American Roll On Roll Off Carrier Group (ARC), of Parsippany, New Jersey, June 29. ARC was originally awarded the GHC contract April 30, as they provided the best value proposal. Read the April 30, news release here .  A subsequent …

Exiting USTRANSCOM Foreign Policy Advisor strengthened diplomatic support to the organization, America’s defense

Release #: 20200701-1 Wednesday, July 01, 2020 SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- For the past 32 years, Doron Bard, senior foreign policy advisor, U.S. Transportation Command, has served as a career diplomat with the Department of State, advancing America’s relationships with several nations around the world. And since August 2018, Bard has shared his vast diplomatic experience and expertise with USTRANSCOM and its component commands, …

Retiring U.S. Transportation Command Staff Judge Advocate provided more than 25 years of legal expertise to the Army and Joint Force

Release #: 20200622-1 Monday, June 22, 2020 SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. –  Since October 1994, U.S. Army Col. Rick Lear, staff judge advocate, U.S. Transportation Command, has practiced the legal profession in uniform, but in a few weeks, he will transition from the familiarity of his soldier experience to the unfamiliarity of civilian life.  Lear, who joined the Army 30 years ago as an armor officer prior to earning his …

Departing U.S. Transportation Command director advanced solutions to cyberspace challenges

Release #: 20200615-1 Monday, June 15, 2020 SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. – Since joining U.S. Transportation Command two years ago, U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Robert Lyman, director, Command, Control, Communications, and Cyber Systems Directorate, TCJ6, has emphasized enhancing cyberspace mission assurance. His engaged advocacy contributed to USTRANSCOM’s Cybersecurity Service Provider team receiving the National Security …

U.S. Transportation Command assisted Americans stranded abroad – due to heightened COVID-19 travel restrictions – return stateside

Release #: 20200528-1 Thursday, May 28, 2020

USTRANSCOM takes action to protect military families moving during COVID-19

Release #: 20200506-1 Wednesday, May 06, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command’s Facilities Maintenance & Safety office employing enhanced COVID-19 cleaning measures to protect personnel and prevent infection

Release #: 20200501-1 Friday, May 01, 2020

USTRANSCOM Awards Global Household Goods Contract

Release #: 20200430-1 Thursday, April 30, 2020

USTRANSCOM Guidance to the Joint Force Regarding use of Face Coverings in USTRANSCOM and AMC Passenger Terminals and Aircraft

Release #: 20200416-1 Thursday, April 16, 2020

USTRANSCOM supports State Department in bringing stranded Americans home

Release #: 20200327-1 Friday, March 27, 2020


Release #: 20200326-1 Thursday, March 26, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command cancels Global Patient Movement Joint Advisory Board video teleconference

Release #: 20200325-1 Wednesday, March 25, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command to host annual Global Patient Movement Joint Advisory Board via video teleconferencing

Release #: 20200319-2 Thursday, March 19, 2020

Service-specific Guidance on Exceptions to Household Goods Pause Released

Release #: 20200319-1 Thursday, March 19, 2020

Most Defense Personal Property Pick-ups and Pack-outs Paused; Deliveries Continue

Release #: 20200317-1 Tuesday, March 17, 2020

USTRANSCOM identifies goals for upcoming ULTIMATE GUARDIAN 20 exercise

Release #: 20200310-1 Tuesday, March 10, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command’s Mission Assurance Division assesses, identifies, and mitigates risks to the organization, as well as to its operations and personnel

Release #: 20200302-1 Monday, March 02, 2020

More African American/Black History Month Military Milestones

Release #: 20200220-1 Thursday, February 20, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command historian has engineered an almost two-decade civil service career documenting operations, strategy, and training that’s made history

Release #: 20200213-1 Thursday, February 13, 2020

Former U.S. Transportation Command senior enlisted leader emphasized integrity, others first, and teamwork during a more than three-decade Army career

Release #: 20200204-1 Tuesday, February 04, 2020

Investing in personnel development and growth drives the U.S. Transportation Command’s Human Capital Development Branch

Release #: 20200127-1 Monday, January 27, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command’s Protocol office ensures the right first and lasting impression for organizational visitors and event participants

Release #: 20200122-1 Wednesday, January 22, 2020

U.S. Transportation Command manages the movement of America’s wounded warfighters from overseas to the final medical treatment destination stateside

Release #: 20200108-1 Wednesday, January 08, 2020
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