Nov. 17, 2017
Transcom Commander: Visionaries Power American Progress
The commander of U.S. Transportation Command said it will take people with imagination to solve the problems of our age, but then asked, “Are we identifying and empowering those folks?”
Oct. 2, 2017
Shipment of Household Goods, Vehicles Consolidates Under Transcom
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. —
U.S. Transportation Command is now the single manager of the Defense Personal Property Program, which oversees the Defense Department's household goods and privately owned vehicle shipment programs.
May 3, 2017
Transcom Commander: Growing Global Complexities Require Global Organization
The commander of U.S. Transportation Command told the Senate Armed Services Committee the world is becoming ever more interconnected, and the U.S. military must be a global force to meet the challenges of an interconnected planet.
April 4, 2017
Transcom’s Commander Calls for Innovative Thinkers to Prepare for Future
Speaking at the Navy League's annual Sea-Air-Space Exposition, the commander of U.S. Transportation Command called on future military leaders to think and lead differently to meet coming challenges.
March 30, 2017
Transcom Challenges Include Cyber, Tankers, More Contested Environments
Cyber security challenges and operating with too few air tankers in increasingly contested environments are among the issues U.S. Transportation Command is focusing on, the Transcom commander told a House Armed Services subcommittee.
Nov. 1, 2016
Transcom Commander Looks at Current, Future Challenges
Air Force Gen. Darren W. McDew, commander of U.S. Transportation Command, spoke at the National Defense Transportation Association meeting in St. Louis, saying the United States has the world’s mightiest military, but it faces potent challenges.
Oct. 3, 2016
Hurricane Prompts Evacuation of 700 Family Members From Guantanamo Bay
Navy officials directed the evacuation of 700 family members from Naval Station Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, in advance of approaching Hurricane Matthew.
March 15, 2016
Transportation Command Chief Expresses Concern About Trends
Air Force Gen. Darren W. McDew told a House panel that the pace of today’s operations requires the full effort of the nation’s nonmobilized air refueling and airlift fleets.