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Cargo ship ‘sinks’ to load Army watercraft

Release #: 041216-1 Thursday, December 16, 2004

Squadron moves crucial cargo for warfighters

Release #: 041216-2 Thursday, December 16, 2004

U.S. Air Force deploys C-130Js for first time

Release #: 041216-3 Thursday, December 16, 2004

U.S. Transportation Command examines distribution exploits of Santa Claus

Release #: 041208-1 Friday, December 10, 2004

Have information about DoD’s distribution initiatives sent directly to your email inbox

Release #: 041210-1 Friday, December 10, 2004

USTRANSCOM Revamping Strategic Distribution System

Release #: 041201-1 Wednesday, December 08, 2004

General Dail receives third star and takes the number two spot at U.S. Transportation Command

Release #: 041124-1 Wednesday, November 24, 2004

MSC tankers deliver fuel for DOD

Release #: 041122-1 Monday, November 22, 2004

Lt. Gen. Hughey bids farewell to Marine Corps and U.S. Transportation Command

Release #: 041118-1 Thursday, November 18, 2004

Financial management for distribution and transportation moving forward

Release #: 041110-1 Monday, November 15, 2004

Augmentation at ports is part of formula for success

Release #: 041115-1 Monday, November 15, 2004

MSC masters and crews honored at awards gala

Release #: 041115-2 Monday, November 15, 2004

New AMC delivery process speeds shipments to troops

Release #: 041115-3 Monday, November 15, 2004

Team compiles first Supply Chain Management Training Catalog

Release #: 041109-1 Tuesday, November 09, 2004

DAASC, GTN 21 ink renewed partnership agreement

Release #: 041109-2 Tuesday, November 09, 2004

New operations director assumes duties at USTRANSCOM

Release #: 041108-1 Monday, November 08, 2004

‘Single Ticket’ initiative improves the flow of forces

Release #: 041015-1 Monday, November 01, 2004

CDDOC pilot improves distribution pipeline

Release #: 041030-1 Saturday, October 30, 2004

MSC commander, Korean general build military partnership

Release #: 041030-2 Saturday, October 30, 2004

Deployed maintenance squadron readies refueling aircraft

Release #: 041030-3 Saturday, October 30, 2004

A/TA announces 2004 awards for air mobility excellence

Release #: 041022-1 Friday, October 22, 2004

Rear Admiral Allan joins USTRANSCOM – brings logistics expertise

Release #: 041021-1 Thursday, October 21, 2004

AMC bases combine for week-long exercise in Michigan

Release #: 041019-1 Tuesday, October 19, 2004

New unit signals greater SDDC deployment role in Southwest Asia

Release #: 041018-1 Monday, October 18, 2004

Ships load 42nd ID cargo in Philadelphia

Release #: 041018-2 Monday, October 18, 2004

Matson makes large liner service move of unit equipment

Release #: 041013-1 Wednesday, October 13, 2004

Change at the helm for Military Sealift Command, Europe

Release #: 041012-1 Tuesday, October 12, 2004

Defense Courier Service returns to USTRANSCOM

Release #: 041001-1 Friday, October 01, 2004

AMC and DLA partner to reach efficiencies in distribution processes - Warfighters benefit

Release #: 040930-1 Thursday, September 30, 2004

Patriot Express restructuring on schedule

Release #: 040929-1 Wednesday, September 29, 2004

SDDC continues shipments for Operation Iraqi Freedom III

Release #: 040923-1 Thursday, September 23, 2004

Navy transfers surveillance ship to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Release #: 040923-2 Thursday, September 23, 2004

Distribution Process Ownership initiatives avoid $25 million

Release #: 040915-1 Wednesday, September 15, 2004

Top Army transportation units receive recognition

Release #: 040915-2 Wednesday, September 15, 2004

DLA-led team to eliminate frustrated cargo for troops

Release #: 040915-3 Wednesday, September 15, 2004

MSC brings 'Old Ironsides' home after 15 months in Iraq

Release #: 040914-1 Tuesday, September 14, 2004

Command and control: prescription for aeromedical evacuation success

Release #: 040914-2 Tuesday, September 14, 2004

Pacific Northwest Seaport Operations gain top brass support

Release #: 040914-3 Tuesday, September 14, 2004

$23.5 million contract awarded for operation and maintenance of Navy cargo ships

Release #: 040902-1 Thursday, September 02, 2004

Joint accounting and financial management systems initiative is poised to move forward…

Release #: 040827-1 Friday, August 27, 2004

Anchorage is named DoD's newest Strategic Seaport

Release #: 040825-1 Wednesday, August 25, 2004

Dail to Receive Third Star - Will Become Deputy Commander of USTRANSCOM

Release #: 040825-2 Wednesday, August 25, 2004

USTRANSCOM announces operating requirements for commercial ship participation in the Maritime Security Program (MSP)

Release #: 040824-1 Tuesday, August 24, 2004

SDDC gets new commander

Release #: 040824-2 Tuesday, August 24, 2004

New manual gives Mobility Air Forces 'go-to-war' guidance

Release #: 040818-1 Wednesday, August 18, 2004

Automated tracking initiative offers visibility of unit moves

Release #: 040817-1 Tuesday, August 17, 2004

USTRANSCOM given authority to procure commercial transportation services

Release #: 040816-1 Monday, August 16, 2004

USTRANSCOM Tasked with Information Technology Management of DOD's Supply Chain Activities

Release #: 040816-2 Monday, August 16, 2004

Forward Stocking for Troops - Reduced Cost and Wait Time Improves Service

Release #: 040811-1 Wednesday, August 11, 2004

Brig. Gen. Charles W. Fletcher, Jr. to assume SDDC command Aug. 24

Release #: 040809-1 Tuesday, August 10, 2004

Major Commands Highlight Support and Sustainment Issues

Release #: 040730-1 Friday, July 30, 2004

MSC and USCG admirals sign memorandum

Release #: 040730-2 Friday, July 30, 2004

USTRANSCOM to host first-ever sustainment conference

Release #: 040729-1 Thursday, July 29, 2004

DLA, AMC DPO team improves air shipment processes

Release #: 040721-1 Wednesday, July 21, 2004

AMC sergeant named one of Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen

Release #: 040721-2 Wednesday, July 21, 2004

MSC participates in RIMPAC exercise

Release #: 040721-3 Wednesday, July 21, 2004

SDDC completes record global movements

Release #: 040721-4 Wednesday, July 21, 2004

Vendor Initiated Parts Resupply (VIPR) partners DLA, AMC -- <br>Vendors gain increased visibility and responsibility

Release #: 040716-1 Friday, July 16, 2004

SDDC rotates Marines from Haitian duty

Release #: 040715-1 Thursday, July 15, 2004

U.S., Korea sign exchange of airlift agreement

Release #: 040714-1 Wednesday, July 14, 2004

Veteran transporter takes command of 598th Group

Release #: 040713-1 Tuesday, July 13, 2004

DPO momentum spurs changes - requires focused management

Release #: 040708-1 Friday, July 09, 2004

AMC delivers lifesaving armor for Humvees

Release #: 040630-1 Wednesday, June 30, 2004

SDDC unit receives top federal excellence award

Release #: 040630-2 Wednesday, June 30, 2004

TEA moves to digital instructional materials

Release #: 040630-3 Wednesday, June 30, 2004

Development of tracking system at Grand Forks sets benchmark

Release #: 040629-1 Tuesday, June 29, 2004

At any hour: SDDC Operations Center assists military's newest recruits

Release #: 040629-2 Tuesday, June 29, 2004

SDDC swaps headquarters group

Release #: 040607-1 Tuesday, June 08, 2004

Airmen, Soldiers support Baghdad airlift mission

Release #: 040607-2 Tuesday, June 08, 2004

DPO initiative is the beginning of joint theater logistics

Release #: 040608-1 Tuesday, June 08, 2004

Air Mobility Command birthday message from Gen Handy

Release #: 040601-1 Tuesday, June 01, 2004

Military Sealift Command observes National Maritime Day at Washington Navy Yard

Release #: 040520-1 Thursday, May 20, 2004

Survey to assess home-station, deployed personal safety concerns

Release #: 040518-1 Tuesday, May 18, 2004

Battlelab improves inflight patient care

Release #: 040512-1 Wednesday, May 12, 2004

USTRANSCOM garners three awards for excellence in government

Release #: 040510-1 Monday, May 10, 2004

Change of Command for USTRANSCOM Army Reservists

Release #: 040419-1 Tuesday, April 20, 2004

Cooperative Efforts Produce Distribution Efficiencies --
Joint Action Provides CENTCOM "Visibility" in Distribution Pipeline

Release #: 040416-1 Friday, April 16, 2004

SDDC shifts Caribbean port to Jacksonville, Fla.

Release #: 040416-3 Friday, April 16, 2004

Enlisted aviator career field puts 'chevrons' in the sky

Release #: 040416-4 Friday, April 16, 2004

PACOM Commander makes en route stop to visit USTRANSCOM

Release #: 040416-5 Friday, April 16, 2004

Chiefs of Reserve address issues/concerns during Town Hall meeting

Release #: 040401-1 Friday, April 02, 2004

C-17 crew wins Mackay Trophy

Release #: 040326-1 Friday, March 26, 2004

Port of Beaumont among recipients of 2004 SDDC Quality Awards

Release #: 040326-2 Friday, March 26, 2004

Robust SDDC operations create port cargo-handling record

Release #: 040319-1 Friday, March 19, 2004

New Director for the CENTCOM DDOC

Release #: 040318-1 Thursday, March 18, 2004

Merchant Marine - U.S. Military Partnership Enables
"Greatest Military Logistic Feat in History"

Release #: 040317-1 Wednesday, March 17, 2004

Surface Deployment and Distribution Command: TEA engineers spearhead added road entrance to Fort Eustis

Release #: 040317-2 Wednesday, March 17, 2004

Family members receive extension of space a flight benefits

Release #: 040317-3 Wednesday, March 17, 2004

Air Mobility brings forces to Haiti

Release #: 040311-1 Thursday, March 11, 2004

Defense Supply Center Richmond war room focuses on Army aviation, Air Force C-5

Release #: 040309-1 Tuesday, March 09, 2004

Antarctica is hotbed of USTRANSCOM activity

Release #: 040302 Friday, March 05, 2004

USTRANSCOM missions for one day illustrate high operations tempo

Release #: 040301 Thursday, March 04, 2004

Force rotations are in full swing

Release #: 040220-1 Friday, February 20, 2004

MSC Europe's BM1(SW) Graves named MSC Shore Sailor of Year for second consecutive year

Release #: 040220-2 Friday, February 20, 2004

Transportation Command's Priority: Supporting Warfighters

Release #: 040219-1 Thursday, February 19, 2004

Davis Center named in honor of Air Force general

Release #: 040218-1 Wednesday, February 18, 2004

AMC announces 2003 Security Forces unit award winners

Release #: 040218-2 Wednesday, February 18, 2004

Tankers continue to evolve their AE duties

Release #: 040218-3 Wednesday, February 18, 2004

Patriot Express missions diverted to support troop redeployment

Release #: 040212-1 Thursday, February 12, 2004

Transforming the deployment and distribution seams between strategic and operational logistics

Release #: 040210-1 Tuesday, February 10, 2004

Massive Navy cargo ship loads in Philadelphia

Release #: 040206-1 Friday, February 06, 2004

"Big Red One" heads for Iraq aboard five LMSRs

Release #: 040206-2 Friday, February 06, 2004

SDDC integral in historic force rotations

Release #: 040129-1 Thursday, January 29, 2004

Travis C-5 crew recounts enemy attack

Release #: 040129-2 Thursday, January 29, 2004

Surface Deployment and Distribution Command formally takes new name

Release #: 040129-3 Thursday, January 29, 2004

U.S. Transportation Command tackles historic logistics feat - force rotations in and out of Southwest Asia

Release #: 040127-1 Tuesday, January 27, 2004

Regional business leaders visit USTRANSCOM

Release #: 040127-2 Tuesday, January 27, 2004

Patriot Express program to be restructured

Release #: 040116-1 Saturday, January 17, 2004

New 'A Staff' structure at AMC

Release #: 040115-1 Thursday, January 15, 2004

USTRANSCOM expands into Fairview Heights - New offices house accounting services for worldwide command

Release #: 040105-1 Tuesday, January 06, 2004

Navy's evolutionary catamaran tested during African exercise

Release #: 040106-1 Tuesday, January 06, 2004

Decorated McChord crew recounts enemy attack

Release #: 040106-2 Tuesday, January 06, 2004

New Year brings redesignation for key Army command

Release #: 040106-3 Tuesday, January 06, 2004
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