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LtGen John J. Broadmeadow, Deputy Commander of U.S. Transportation Command, shares his thoughts on the 2018 NDTA-USTRANSCOM Fall Meeting planned for 22-25 October 2018 at the Gaylord National Harbor Washington DC. "The Fall Meeting is an outstanding opportunity to...
Just Announced Keynote Speaker: Dr. Peter Navarro, Director of the White House Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy
Dr. Peter K. Navarro, Director of the White House Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy, will be a keynote speaker at the NDTA-USTRANSCOM Fall Meeting October 22-25
The RRF functions as the nation’s emergency seafaring logistics arm, ready at a moment’s notice to support rapid worldwide deployment of U.S. military forces, namely, the Army and the Marine Corps. Until recently, for one reason or another — budget cuts, low prioritization, or finger pointing between the Services — the 46 ships of the RRF have atrophied with little resources allocated toward refurbishment and, worse, little thought given toward replacement. At an average age of 43 years old per ship, these critical resources and their mariners needed Congress to step up by providing a plan. We did.
Mr. John Dietrich, Chairman, National Defense Transportation Association, Comments on 2018 NDTA-USTRANSCOM Fall Meeting
While facing an unpredictable world, we have a shared goal with USTRANSCOM of remaining focused on readiness and resiliency. I have seen our commercial and industry partners come together and show determination and a shared sense of purpose in this mission.
The National Defense Transportation Association is proud to announce the recipients of its annual scholarship program. This year, NDTA awarded $35,000 in scholarship funds to 21 students enrolled at colleges and universities throughout the United States.
When we have opportunities to have open and honest dialogue with our force, we’re able to accurately and plainly identify and address our challenges, now and in the future.
This is the largest container ship ever built in America and will soon be sailing on the Jones Act routes.
It was as if the logistics, employed to keep our temporary home afloat, were magic.
On 27 May, Mr. Eddy Geudens, President NDTA Benelux Chapter, Belgium, took part in Memorial Day Ceremonies at Belleau Cemetery, Belleau, France. High-ranking military officials from the United States, France and Germany took part to remember the Battle of Belleau Wood, June 1 1918–a turning point in World War I and a key moment in U.S. Marine Corps history.
The NDTA Surface Committee membership appreciates the opportunity to support Warfighters.
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