About MSC

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Mission

Operate the ships which sustain our warfighting forces and deliver specialized maritime services in support of national security objectives in peace and war.

Vision

Be the preeminent provider of cutting-edge, commercial maritime solutions supporting future national security objectives.

Values

Strategic Priorities

Military Sealift Command is the leading provider of ocean transportation for the Navy and the rest of the Department of Defense - operating approximately 110 ships daily around the globe.

Gunner's Mate Seaman Anna Collins fires a shot line from the forecastle of USS Hue City (CG 66) to USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193) during a replenishment-at-sea. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. Cole
Gunner's Mate Seaman Anna Collins fires a shot line from the forecastle of USS Hue City (CG 66) to USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193) during a replenishment-at-sea. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. Cole