TITLE

Support the Sailors!

AUTHOR(S)
Withington, Thomas
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Armada International;Apr/May2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features naval support ships and landing craft projects of the U.S. Navy. These include USNS Lewis and Clark, USNS Matthew Perry and USNS Washington Chambers. It notes the important role of the vessels, such as carrying fuels and cargo for the underway replenishment of engine and aviation fuel, food, potable water and even aircraft engines. It details the major rejuvenation program for the vessels conducted by the U.S. Navy in 2001.
ACCESSION #
49139993

 

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