USS Antietam Operations

09/01/2015
09/01/2015: USS Antietam Operations TIMOR SEA (July 11, 2015) [maxgallery id="79224"] Credit:Commander, Task Force 70 / Carrier Strike Group : 7/11/15 Sailors aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) heave on a line during a fueling-at-sea with the Royal Australian navy Afloat Support Force ship HMAS Sirius (O…

T-AKE Ship at Sea Replenishment Operation

11/26/2012
11/26/2012: The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Amelia Earhart (T-AKE 6) transits the Philippine Sea prior to pulling alongside the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) to conduct a replenishment at sea. Bonhomme Richard, commanded by Capt. Daniel Dusek, is the lead ship…

The Challenge of Vertical Replenishment at Sea

04/03/2012
We have recently posted interviews with the Captain of the USNS Robert E. Peary and discussed the evolving role of supply ships in the global operations of the USN-USMC team. https://www.sldinfo.com/tak-ing-the-supply-ship-to-a-whole-other-level/ https://www.sldinfo.com/re-thinking-the-role-of-supply-ships-in-maneuver-warfare-from-the-sea/ The Challenge of Vertical Replenishment at Sea from SldInfo.com on Vimeo. We underscored the complex ballet of doing…

Pumas in Support of the US Fleet Global Operations

03/28/2012
03/29/2012: This slideshow features various photos of the EurocopterPuma working in support of the USN-USMC team worldwide. [slidepress gallery='pumas-in-support-of-the-us-fleet-global-operations'] Credit: USN Visual Service In the first photo, an SA-330 Puma helicopter picks up pallets from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo/ammunition ship USNS Lewis and Clark during a vertical replenishment…