US Pentagon selects DLA, TRANSCOM for F-35 parts distribution, warehousing

The US Pentagon´s Joint Program office (JPO) has announced that over the next 12-24 months, Defense Logistics Agency and US Transportation Command will perform global transportation and distribution and warehousing of F-35 parts for the global F-35 enterprise, the Joint Program Office said.

The transition to DLA/TRANSCOM-managed distribution and storage will happen over the next 12-24 months, the JPO reported.

The JPO said the Pentagon considered data from other F-35 international partners, Foreign Military Sales customers and DOD providers before making its selection.