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March 11, 2021

Efficient Stores Elevators on USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Increase Operational Proficiencies

The full pallet capable stores elevators aboard the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) are a unique feature that supports almost all of supply department’s storage compartments. These elevators were put to the test during a replenishment-at-sea (RAS) with USNS Patuxent (T AO 201) in May.

March 11, 2021

Supplying the Future of Naval Aviation

The Chief of Naval Operations’ Fragmentary Order 01/2019: A Design for Maintaining Maritime Superiority, emphasizes the Navy’s commitment to modernizing the force to ensure the Navy is ready to fight now and also to be prepared for tomorrow.

March 11, 2021

A Message from USS Gerald R. Ford’s (CVN 78) Commanding Officer Capt. J.J. “Yank” Cummings

Greetings from mighty warship USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)! Thank you for the opportunity to introduce some of the lesser-known technological improvements on our ship and how they specifically impact the Supply Corps community.

March 11, 2021

Navy Kicks Off Naval Sustainment System Supply

Top Navy leaders met Oct. 19 at the Pentagon to kick off Naval Sustainment System (NSS)- Supply, ushering in a transformative approach to aligning and managing supply chains differently via an integrated, strategic methodology to boost Navy readiness. Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. William Lescher welcomed the steering group, which included representation from multiple Navy commands along with Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Rear Adm. Peter Stamatopoulos, who will lead NSS-Supply going forward.

March 10, 2021

An Interview with Rear Adm. Pete Stamatopoulos

It is my privilege to have this interview with you and to discuss the important role the Navy Supply Corps plays in securing peace and prosperity in the 21st century. Having the honor to serve 32 years in Navy, Joint and Allied commands the world over, I can say with confidence that our Nation, Allies and Joint Force consider the U.S. Navy’s maritime logistics prowess to be a pillar of global stability and critical to assuring the commercial, political and military access we all rely upon. You have much to be proud of, for it’s through maritime logistics enablement that we achieve our national defense and security goals.

March 10, 2021

Skubic becomes DLA's 20th Director

The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) welcomed Navy Vice Adm. Michelle Skubic back as its 20th director during an assumption of responsibility ceremony at the McNamara Headquarters Complex July 24.

March 9, 2021

New 49th Chief of Supply Corps Assumes Command at NAVSUP

Rear Adm. Peter G. Stamatopoulos succeeded then Rear Adm. Michelle C. Skubic as Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) and Chief of Supply Corps, during a change of command onboard Naval Support Activity, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, June 19.

June 3, 2020

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Completes Post Shakedown Availability

Aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) completed its post shakedown availability (PSA) and got under way for sea trials on Oct, 25, 2019.

June 3, 2020

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Sigonella Leaders Forge Plan to Support Navy’s Region EuropeAfrica-Central Operations During Fiscal Year 2020

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Sigonella’s military and civilian leaders gathered for the command’s annual leadership conference Nov. 13-15 at Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella, Sicily, Italy.

June 3, 2020

U.S. 6th Fleet Logistics Support Holds Ship Repair Industry Day in Greece

Senior leaders, contracting experts, and ship repair engineers representing several of the U.S. 6th Fleet’s logistics support agencies hosted a Ship Repair Industry Day event aboard USNS Carson City (T EPF 7), while at the Athenian port of Piraeus, Greece, Nov. 19-21, 2019.