The National Defense Transportation Association


Fall Meeting

October 7-10, 2019

St. Louis Union Station Hotel
St Louis, MO

February 2020

Hilton Alexandria Mark Center
Alexandria, VA

Conference on America’s Ports

April 2020

Christopher Newport University
Newport News, VA

Thank You Chairman’s Circle Plus Members


Working Together for Management Best Practices

By Sharon Lo, Managing Editor, DTJ & NDTAGram Photos by Cherie Cullen n the final day of the 2019 GovTravels Symposium, Mr. Tim Burke, Director, Office of Travel, Employee Relocation and Transportation, Federal Acquisition Service, General...

Providing Context to the Government Travel Space

By Sharon Lo, Managing Editor, DTJ & NDTAGram Photos by Cherie Cullen utting the importance of GovTravels attendees into perspective, Mr. William H. Booth, Director of the Defense Human Resources Activity (DHRA), began his keynote speech on day...

The Current State of Household Goods Movements

By John Johnson, Director, Government Transportation, Unigroup and Chair, NDTA Household Goods Subcommittee ere we are again, at the annual point in our industry where we put the finishing touches on preparations for the 2019 peak moving season....


The Military’s Logistical Train, Easing Driver Churn Rates and more

NDTA Headquarters Hail & Farewell NDTA welcomes COL Craig Hymes, USA (Ret.) to the headquarters family! Craig is joining us at the new Senior Vice President of Operations. If the name sounds familiar to you, it likely is. In addition to his military career, Craig...

Double Gas Tax, DLA’s Bot Army, Aerospace Forecast and more

NDTA 75th Anniversary Funds Campaign We are excited to celebrate NDTA’s 75th Anniversary which will culminate with our Fall Meeting in St. Louis, 7-10 October 2019. The NDTA staff and key volunteers are working to put together a significant amount of celebratory...

Cyber Declarations of War, Possible Jones Act Waiver, and more

Fall Meeting 2019 Headliners Announced Registration is open for the seventh annual National Defense Transportation Association and US Transportation Command co-sponsored Fall Meeting, scheduled for October 7-10, 2019, at St. Louis Union Station, St. Louis, Missouri....

Grim Outlook for AF Pilots, AI in the Supply Chain, and more

Ports to Take Center Stage at NDTA & CNU's New Conference Join NDTA and Christopher Newport University’s (CNU) Center for American Studies as they co-host a Conference on America’s Ports, in association with the US Army’s Military Surface Deployment and...