Range support craft onloaded in San Diego

“This load out is a great example of MSC’s flexibility and of our daily support to Navy operations around the world.” – Cmdr. Ray Franklin,  operations officer

A range support craft is moved by crane onto the voyage charter MV Maersk Texas in San Diego, Aug. 20.  Photo by Larry Larsson.

A range support craft is moved by crane onto the voyage charter MV Maersk Texas in San Diego, Aug. 20. Photo by Larry Larsson.

Voyage charter MV Maersk Texas participated in an onload of a range support craft in San Diego, Calif., Aug. 20.  Both crafts were loaded onto Maersk Texas by crane and the ship is traveling to Everett, Wash., where tit will onload a second range support craft. Following operations in Everett, Maersk Texas will travel to the MSC Far East area of operations, to deliver the support craft for operational support.  

 

A range support craft is moved by crane over the main deck of the voyage charter MV Maersk Texas during onload operations in San Diego, Aug. 20. Photo by Larry Larsson.

A range support craft is moved by crane over the main deck of the voyage charter MV Maersk Texas during onload operations in San Diego, Aug. 20. Photo by Larry Larsson.

A range support craft is lowered by crane over the main deck of the voyage charter MV Maersk Texas during onload operations in San Diego, Aug. 20. Photo by Larry Larsson.

A range support craft is lowered by crane over the main deck of the voyage charter MV Maersk Texas during onload operations in San Diego, Aug. 20. Photo by Larry Larsson.

 

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