MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND SHIPS
- MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND SHIPS. // Sea Power;Jan2009, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p42
The article offers information on various warships under the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command (MSC). It highlights the achievements of the MSC and presents a brief of several warships including the combat stores ships, ammunition ships, and navigation test-support ships. Also listed are...
- MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND SHIPS. // Sea Power;Jan2012, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p34
The article provides information on the U.S. Navy organization Military Sealift Command (MSC), that controls most of the replenishment and military transport ships of the Navy. It mentions that, MSC operated 31 prepositioning ships at the conclusion of fiscal 2011, that strategically placed U.S....
- New MSC Container Ship Named For Army MOH Recipient. // Sea Power;Aug2001, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p24
Reports that the container ship commissioned by the United States Military Sealift Command has been named for Staff Sergeant Edward A. Carter Jr. at the June 12, 2001 ceremonies. Builder of the ship; Background of Carter; Features of the ship.
- SERVICE SUPPORT PROGRAM. // Sea Power;Jan2015, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p41
The article discusses the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command (MSC)'s Service Support Program including Rescue and Salvage Ships (T-ARS), Fleet Ocean Tugs (T- ATF), and Hospital Ships (T-AH) with their displacement and performance. Topics include capability of Grapple and Safeguard T-ARS to...
- MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND SHIPS: NAVAL FLEET AUXILIARY FORCE PROGRAM. // Sea Power;Jan2007, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p50
The article provides information on the U.S. Military Sealift Command ships. Dry Cargo and Ammunition Ships were used to transport fuel, ammunition, dry combat stores and refrigerated stores to ships at sea by the Combat Logistics Force. The fast combat support ships were designed to transfer...
- navy currents. // Sea Technology;Dec2013, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p58
This section offers news briefs pertaining to the U.S. Navy, as of December 2013. A keel laying ceremony for the U.S. Naval Ship Lewis B. Puller has been hosted by General Dynamics NASSCO. The U.S. Office of Naval Research spearheaded the development of a way to build bombs at sea. The U.S....
- Forward deployed ready service locker. // All Hands;Nov94, Issue 931, p40
Highlights the United States Navy's Military Sealift Command's Afloat Prepositioning Force (APF) which allows the rapid delivery of equipment and supplies to site of conflict. Maritime prepositioning ships (MPS); Prepositioning ships for primary support to US Army and Air Force units.
- MSC expands commercial helo tests. // Naval Aviation News;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p4
Reports that the Military Sealift Command of the US Navy has began the second phase of its commercial vertical replenishment demonstration by issuing a request for proposals and soliciting commercial helicopter sources for the project. Terms of the helicopter testing contract.
- AFLOAT PREPOSITIONING SHIP PRGRAM. // Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p123
Focuses on the mission of the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command's Afloat Prepositioning Force program aimed at improving the delivery response time of urgently needed equipment and supplies to military theaters of operation. Division of three operational elements; Completion of the expansion...