MSC: Worldwide and mission ready

Every day, more than 9,500 dedicated men and women of our U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command deliver critical supplies and conduct missions across the world’s oceans. Here’s what we’ve been up to recently.

High-speed vessel Swift (HSV 2) gets underway with a tethered TIF-25K aerostat to conduct a series of at-sea capabilities tests.

High-speed vessel Swift (HSV 2) gets underway with a tethered TIF-25K aerostat to conduct a series of at-sea capabilities tests.

USNS Apache (T-ATF 172) tows former guided-missile frigate ex-USS Carr

USNS Apache (T-ATF 172) tows former guided-missile frigate ex-USS Carr

USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), left, receives fuel and cargo from USNS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13).

USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), left, receives fuel and cargo from USNS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13).

Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Adam Whitley gives distance signals while receiving a pallet from fleet replenishment oiler ship USNS Joshua Humphreys (T-AO 188).

Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Adam Whitley gives distance signals while receiving a pallet from fleet replenishment oiler ship USNS Joshua Humphreys (T-AO 188).

U.S. Marine Corps pilots flying an MV-22B Osprey lift a Humvee off the flight deck of USNS Sacagawea (T-AKE 2) in the Philippines.

U.S. Marine Corps pilots flying an MV-22B Osprey lift a Humvee off the flight deck of USNS Sacagawea (T-AKE 2) in the Philippines.

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