Figure 1-7.--The Defense Logistics Agency Supply System.
DSC. The DD cannot accept requisitions directly, and
energy products and services including jet fuels,
distillates, residual fuels, natural gas and electricity.
issues material only when directed by the DSC.
The Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Virginia
Operation of the DLA supply system--Figure 1-7
(DSCR). It is responsible for air, aviation and space
depicts the operation of the DLA supply system in
support. Items include airframe/aerospace products;
filling a material requirement requisition submitted by
packaged petroleum, oils and lubricants; chemicals;
an afloat customer:
batteries; instruments and gauges; metalworking
· USS John Paul Jones submits a requisition for
machines and primary supply source for repair parts
cognizance symbol 9C material to FISC Norfolk
and operating items.
· FISC Norfolk, issues the material from DLA
The Defense Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio
(DSCC). It is responsible for land and sea support. It
manages twenty-five Federal Supply Groups and more
· FISC Norfolk, reports the issue transaction to
than 200 Federal Supply Classes, including electronic
items transferred from Defense Electronics Supply
In the foregoing example, it should be understood
that although requisitioned from and supplied by a
The defense supply centers perform the same
Navy stock point, the material issued was owned and
functions for the defense supply system as ICP
managed by DSCC.
performs for the Navy supply system. The only
exception is that DESC has no responsibility for
INTEGRATED NAVY SUPPLY
The defense depots (DD) perform material
Figure 1-8 depicts the operation of the Integrated
distribution functions within the defense supply
Navy Supply System. The following items correspond
system. The DD is a storage point for DLA material.
to the numbered lines in the illustration:
The responsible DSC controls the issuance of material
from a DD. The DD issues material based on the
1. USS John Paul Jones requisitions cognizance
symbol 9N material from FISC San Diego.
requisitions received and processed centrally by the