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:

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Aug. 17, 2013) USS Mason (DDG 87) receives a fuel probe from USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) during an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Rob Aylward)

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Aug. 17, 2013) USS Mason (DDG 87) receives a fuel probe from USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195) during an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Rob Aylward)

ARAFURA SEA (Aug. 26, 2013) Sailors assigned to USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) conduct a connected replenishment with USNS Pecos (T-AO 197). (U.S. Navy photo by MC3 Michael Achterling)

ARAFURA SEA (Aug. 26, 2013) Sailors assigned to USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) conduct a connected replenishment with USNS Pecos (T-AO 197). (U.S. Navy photo by MC3 Michael Achterling)

GULF OF OMAN (Aug. 26, 2013) USS Princeton (CG 59), far right, sails alongside USNS Rainer (T-AOE 7), middle, and USS Nimitz (CVN 68) during an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by MCSA Kelly M. Agee)

GULF OF OMAN (Aug. 26, 2013) USS Princeton (CG 59), far right, sails alongside USNS Rainer (T-AOE 7), middle, and USS Nimitz (CVN 68) during an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by MCSA Kelly M. Agee)

GULF OF OMAN (Aug. 28, 2013) USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) pulls away from USNS Alan Shepard (T-AKE 3) after completing an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by MCSN Laura Hoover)

GULF OF OMAN (Aug. 28, 2013) USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) pulls away from USNS Alan Shepard (T-AKE 3) after completing an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by MCSN Laura Hoover)

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