• The guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101), right, conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the underway replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201) during exercise Cutlass Fury 2019

    The guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101), right, conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the underway replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201) during exercise Cutlass Fury 2019 (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cameron Stoner)

  • The Henry J. Kaiser-class fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO-195), near, transits alongside the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) while conducting a replenishment-at-sea

    The Henry J. Kaiser-class fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO-195), near, transits alongside the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) while conducting a replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brenton Poyser)

  • Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 forces conduct a replenishment-at-sea with the Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201) as seen from the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

    Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 forces conduct a replenishment-at-sea with the Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201) as seen from the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cameron Stoner)

  • Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Aljefferson Lintag, assigned to the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), shows a Trinbagonian man physical therapy exercises at a temporary medical treatment site in Point Fortin, Trinidad.

    Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Aljefferson Lintag, assigned to the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), shows a Trinbagonian man physical therapy exercises at a temporary medical treatment site in Point Fortin, Trinidad. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Bobby J. Siens)

  • USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) prepares to anchor off the coast of Santa Marta, Colombia as the ship prepares for a medical mission.

    USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) prepares to anchor off the coast of Santa Marta, Colombia as the ship prepares for a medical mission. Comfort is working with health and government partners in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean to provide care on the ship and at land-based medical sites, helping to relieve pressure on national medical systems strained by an increase in Venezuelan migrants. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Morgan K. Nall)

  • Cmdr. Mary Gracia, from McAllen, Texas, assigned to hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), examines a young girl for hernia at a temporary medical treatment site assigned to the USNS Comfort (T-AH 20).

    Cmdr. Mary Gracia, from McAllen, Texas, assigned to hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), examines a young girl for hernia at a temporary medical treatment site assigned to the USNS Comfort (T-AH 20). (U.S Army photo by Spc. Dedrick Johnson)

  • The Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7) operates in the harbor following an Africa Partnership Station engagement in Lagos, Nigeria.

    The Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7) operates in the harbor following an Africa Partnership Station engagement in Lagos, Nigeria. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Travis Simmons)

SHIP IN THE SPOTLIGHT

This week we are spotlighting the crew of Military Sealift Command's fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO 199) providing logistical support for U.S. Navy and allied ships sailing in the U.S. 5th Fleet's area of responsibility.<br><br>Some of the warships USNS John Ericsson provided underway replenishment-at-sea services, while sailing in the U.S. 5th Fleet's area of responsibility, included the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) and the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).

This week we are spotlighting the crew of Military Sealift Command's fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO 199) providing logistical support for U.S. Navy and allied ships sailing in the U.S. 5th Fleet's area of responsibility.

Some of the warships USNS John Ericsson provided underway replenishment-at-sea services, while sailing in the U.S. 5th Fleet's area of responsibility, included the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) and the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).