USNS Amelia Earhart pulls alongside USS George Washington in preparation for a replenishment-at-sea. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Seaman Apprentice Brian H. Abel
USNS Mendonca's stern ramp opens onto a floating platform called a roll-on/roll-off discharge facility as part of a Joint Logistics Over-the-Shore exercise. Photo by Mark Bigelow
USNS Joshua Humphreys refuels British Royal Navy destroyer HMS Daring during an underway replenishment in the Gulf of Oman. U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Alex Forster
A Navy sailor shoots a messenger line to MSC fleet replenishment oiler USNS Yukon from amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa during an underway replenishment in the Pacific Ocean. Photo by MC3 Daniel Barker
The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201), left, and the guided-missile cruiser USS Leyte Gulf (CG 58) prepare for a replenishment-at-sea.