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  • ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 17, 2020) Ordinary Seaman Jia'mall Whitaker Brickers, a contracted mariner assigned to the Military Sealift Command's Bob Hope-class roll-on/roll-off ship USNS Benavidez (T-AKR 306), stands bridge wing lookout while underway. Benavidez is underway in support of Agile Defender 2020. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jordan R. Bair) 200217-N-FO574-1018
  • MANAMA, Bahrain (Feb. 3, 2020) Tyler McSwain and Luke Welker, crew members assigned to USNS William Mclean (T-AKE 12), remove abandoned fishing nets from a sea turtle found entangled in the marine debris in the Arabian Sea Feb. 3, 2020. William Mclean is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy Photo) 200203-N-ZZ111-1002
  • GAETA, Italy (Jan. 15, 2020) Sailors and Military Sealift Command civil service mariners assigned to the Blue Ridge-class command and control ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) stand in formation to commemorate the 49th birthday of the Mount Whitney in Gaeta, Italy, Jan. 15, 2020. Mount Whitney is the U.S. 6th Fleet flagship, homeported in Gaeta, and operates with a combined crew of U.S. Sailors and Military Sealift Command civil service mariners. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Scott Barnes) 200114-N-EI510-0022
  • APRA HARBOR, GUAM (Dec. 19, 2019) Military Sealift Command civilian mariners handle lines aboard the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) as the ship returns to homeport after conducting sea trials, Dec. 19, 2019. Frank Cable, forward deployed to the island of Guam, repairs, rearms and re-provisions submarines and surface vessels in the Indo Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Heather C. Wamsley) 191219-N-DS883-126
  • SAN DIEGO (Dec. 5, 2018) Sailors assigned to the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) participate in a mass casualty drill. Mercy is currently operating pierside in San Diego for Mercy Exercise 20-1 (MERCEX). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Harley K. Sarmiento) 191205-N-NH199-1009
  • SAN DIEGO (Dec. 4, 2019) Sailors assigned to the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), participate in a medical readiness team response drill in casualty receiving aboard Mercy. Mercy is currently operating pierside in San Diego for Mercy Exercise 20-1 (MERCEX). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Cameron Pinske) 191204-N-MD713-1008
  • NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (Sept. 24, 2019) Civilian mariners attached to the Military Sealift Command roll-on/roll-off surge sealift ship USNS PFC Eugene A. Obregon (T-AK 3006) pull aboard mooring lines as the ship gets underway from Newport News, Virginia, Sept. 22, 2019. PFC Eugene A. Obregon got underway in support of U.S. Transportation Command's turbo activation, which was designed to test the surge sealift fleet's material readiness and its crews' ability to sail their ships in a contested environment. (U.S. Navy photo by Bill Mesta) 190922-N-OH262-0777
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (June 28, 2019)—Rear Adm. Dee L. Mewbourne addresses service members and civilians at Military Sealift Command’s Change of Command ceremony aboard the expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Burlington (T-EPF 10), at Joint Base Little Creek-Fort Story, June 28. During the ceremony, Rear Adm. Michael A. Wettlaufer relieved Mewbourne as commander, Military Sealift Command. (U.S. Navy photo by Jennifer Hunt) 190628-N-BI924-9232
  • ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 14, 2018)Civil service mariners Bosun Omari Miller (left), First Officer Rashid Rashid (center) and Bosun Jimmy Conner (right) secure the ship's anchor during an anchor drop test aboard Military Sealift Command's expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Spearhead (EPF-1), June 14. Spearhead conducted the test as part of its Ships Material Assessment and Readiness Testing (SMART) inspection. (U.S. Navy photo by Bill Mesta) 180614-N-OH262-0330
  • KIEL, Germany (June 15, 2018) Vice Adm. Lisa M. Franchetti, commander of U.S. 6th Fleet and Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO, greets Richard Grenell, U.S. ambassador to Germany, aboard the Blue Ridge-class command and control ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) June 15, 2018, in Kiel, Germany, for Kiel Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Justin Stumberg) 180615-N-XT273-1692
  • MEDITERRANEAN SEA (June 12, 2018) Sailors from the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Trenton (T-EPF 5) render assistance to mariners in distress that they encountered while conducting routine operations in the Mediterranean Sea, June 12, 2018. (U.S. Navy photo) 180612-N-NO901-102
  • NORFOLK (Feb. 20, 2017) Civil Service Mariners assigned to the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) use a mooring winch to bring in mooring lines as the ship departs Naval Station Norfolk. Comfort's underway period was part of the 2017 Comfort Exercise (COMFEX). The exercise is a quarterly training battery designed to keep the medical personnel, support staff and Civil Service Mariners who serve on board the the ship proficient in their duties. Comfort provides an afloat, mobile, acute surgical medical facility when called upon to the U.S. military, and hospital services to support U.S. disaster relief and humanitarian operations worldwide. (U.S. Navy photograph by Bill Mesta) 170220-N-OH262-415
  • Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson shakes hands with Rear Adm. Dee Mewbourne during a visit to Military Sealift Command on Apr 12. (U.S. Navy photo by Bill Mesta) 170423-N-OH262-424
  • NORFOLK,Va. (August 25, 2016)-- Rear Adm. Dee Mewbourne addresses the audience at Military Sealift Command's change of command ceremony aboard USNS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3), Aug. 25. Mewbourne relieved Rear Adm. T. K Shannon as Commander Military Sealift Command. (U.S. Navy photograph by Bill Mesta) 160825-N-OH262-353
  • PHILIPPINE SEA (JUNE 27, 2016) Gunner's Mate 2nd Class John N. Carter fires a shot line during a replenishment-at-sea with Military Sealift Command (MSC) dry cargo/ammunition ship USNS Matthew Perry (T-AKE 9) aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Andrew Schneider) 160627-N-XQ474-083
  • Civilian mariner Lavon Davidson, a boatswain mate with fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) assists with the retrieval of a fuel line during a replenishment at sea operation of the fast combat ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), May 8. (U.S. Navy photo by Grady T. Fontana) 160508-N-IX266-014
  • The crew of fast combat ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) prepares to receive the fuel line from fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) during a replenishment at sea operation, May 8. (U.S. Navy photo by Grady T. Fontana) 160508-N-IX266-003
  • Civilian mariner Ryan Berry with the engine utility department of fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) signals to the crew of fast combat ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) during a replenishment at sea operation, May 8. (U.S. Navy photo by Grady T. Fontana) 160508-N-IX266-013
  • ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 16, 2016)- Sailors and Civil Service Mariners attached Military Sealift Command's expeditionary mobile base, USNS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3), recover a Rigid-Hull Inflatatable Boat (RHIB), May 16. Sailors and Civil Service Mariners serving aboard Puller worked in concert with Sailors assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron 15 (HM-15) on a four-day Airborne Mine Countermeasure Deployment training exercise. (U.S. Navy Photograph by Bill Mesta) 160616-N-OH262-380
  • PACIFIC OCEAN (May 25, 2016) Members of the underway replenishment (UNREP) detail aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) watch as a fuel probe is guided into the receiver during a replenishment at sea alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joseph M. Buliavac) 160525-N-RC734-128
  • The fuel line of the fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) is deployed during a replenishment at sea operation of the fast combat ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), May 8. (U.S. Navy photo by Grady T. Fontana) 160508-N-IX266-007
  • Chief Mate Andria Liebl, of Military Sealift Command's expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (EPF 7), scans the horizon for other hazards, Jan. 20. (U.S. Navy photograph by Bill Mesta) 16252523_1560290733999374_7914791897488167918_o
  • PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 22, 2016) Safety observers watch as the launch and recovery system aboard the Military Sealift Command-chartered merchant vessel HOS Dominator lowers Undersea Rescue Command's Pressurized Rescue Module (PRM-1) into the water for a dive near Catalina Island, Calif. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jon Rasmussen) 160922-N-CI175-104
  • PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 22, 2016) Safety observers watch as the launch and recovery system aboard the Military Sealift Command-chartered merchant vessel HOS Dominator lowers Undersea Rescue Command's Pressurized Rescue Module (PRM-1) into the water for a dive near Catalina Island, Calif. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jon Rasmussen) 160922-N-CI175-116