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June 26, 2018

Transcom Nominee: U.S., Partners Face Increasingly Complex Security Environment

The United States and its global partners face an increasingly complex security environment that requires a joint force that’s relevant to the times, the nominee to be the next commander of U.S. Transportation Command told the Senate Armed Services Committee.

April 25, 2018

Airmen Transport Emergency Vehicles to Guatemala

An Air Force C-17 Globemaster III crew from Travis Air Force Base, California, delivered a much-needed ambulance and firetruck to the people of Tecpan, Guatemala.

April 10, 2018

Transcom Projects, Sustains Power in Changing World, Commander Says

U.S. Transportation Command remains a critical element in national capability, but challenges exist in an evolving security environment, the Transcom commander said during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing.

March 8, 2018

Transcom Stands Ready To Respond, But Future Is Concerning, Commander Says

The ability to deploy a decisive force is essential because “size and lethality of the force is of little consequence if we can’t get it where it needs to go when we want it there,” the commander of U.S. Transportation Command said.

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

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.

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