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Reinforcing Nigerian Navy’s Role as Regional War Power

This Day 09 Aug 2022
As part of Nigeria’s effort in strengthening and enhancing security in the West African Sub-region, the Nigerian Navy recently deployed Nigerian Navy Ship KADA to embark military wares and contingent to Guinea Bissau on ECOWAS Peace Keeping Operation and stabilisation of the nation ... Indeed, the military is the soul of any nation.

US MSC Sends First Ever Ship to India for Repairs

The Maritime Executive 08 Aug 2022
position with India, the U’S’ Navy’s Military Sealift Command sent one of its vessels for maintenance and repairs at an Indian shipyard ... The USNS Charles Drew, one of a class of 14 dry cargo ships in the Military Sealift Command Combat Logistics Force, arrived on ...

US Navy ship arrives at Tamil Nadu for repair for first time ever, major boost ...

India TV 07 Aug 2022
Indian ministry of defence called this move a 'major boost to Make in India' initiative ... United States’ Military Sealift Command’s Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship USNS Charles Drew provides critical support to the U.S ... ....

US Navy ship to be repaired at Indian shipyard for the first timeThe USNS Charles ...

Deccan Herald 07 Aug 2022
The USNS Charles Drew, a dry cargo ship of the Military Sealift Command, will be at Kattupalli for 11 days to undergo repairs ... Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan and a belligerent Beijing resorting to a heavy-duty military drill near the island that China always claimed as its own.

U.S. Navy Begins Testing its First Full-Size Autonomous Ship

The Maritime Executive 02 Aug 2022
Navy has added autonomous navigation capability to another vessel, the future Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport USNS Apalachicola (EPF 13) for Military Sealift Command ... Tim Roberts, Strategic and Theater Sealift program manager, Program Executive Office (PEO) Ships.
photo: Creative Commons / Tinou Bao from San Francisco
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Greener Air-Conditioning for a Warmer World

Technology Org 28 Jul 2022
When the heat of summer hits, air conditioners turn on and energy demand skyrockets, straining the grid ... The invited research study appeared in the journal, Accounts of Chemical Research ... Military Sealift Command, the Department of Energy Geothermal Technologies Office, and PNNL’s Laboratory Directed Research and Development program. Source. PNNL ....

We start a detailed look at the Navy’s weather operations

Federal News Radio 25 Jul 2022
So locally, at Fleet Weather Center Norfolk, we’re predominantly military, we have about 160 folks on board 35 of which are civilians ... We levy support the Military Sealift Command, which is a lot of our shipments and cargoes and assets back and forth across the Atlantic.

Lincoln native supports Pacific Partnership

Lincoln Courier 21 Jul 2022
- Petty Officer 2nd Class William Ellis, a native of Lincoln, Illinois, is serving aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) as part of Pacific Partnership 2022 (PP22), deployed in the Pacific Ocean.

Help South Shore Cultural Center thrive

Chicago Sun-Times 16 Jul 2022
<img class="Image" alt="The South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Drive." ... SEND LETTERS TO ... The $40 billion in military and humanitarian aid approved by Congress was another crucial step in helping Ukraine’s heroic fighters resist Putin’s aggression ... Such a humanitarian sealift, protected by military escorts, would save millions of lives.

USNS Mercy in Vietnam on Pacific Partnership mission

Stars and Stripes 24 Jun 2022
The USNS Mercy, a Military Sealift Command vessel, is participating in Pacific Partnership, an annual deployment conceived after the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that involves port calls in developing nations throughout the region.

Fairbanks Morse Defense Becomes Exclusive Naval Field Service Provider for Ideal Electric Motors & Generators

The Joplin Globe 21 Jun 2022
BELOIT, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2022-- ... For more than 100 years, FMD has provided products and services to the Navy ... About Fairbanks Morse Defense (FMD) ... Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and Canadian Coast Guard. FMD stands ready to rapidly support the systems that power military fleets without compromising safety or quality ... Tel.

Gainesville native in Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command San Diego

The Gainesville Sun 19 Jun 2022
Gainesville native Olivia Backstrom is serving with Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command San Diego on board Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) as part of Pacific Partnership 2022 (PP22), deployed in the Pacific Ocean.

Robert Lewis Hindman

Victoria Advocate 19 Jun 2022
Robert Lewis Hindman ... He graduated from Linsly Military Institute in West Virginia, was accepted to NAPS (Naval Academy Preparatory School), then joined the Marine Corps for 12 years, serving two tours of Vietnam ... He answered the call by joining Military Sealift Command (MSC) to keep the country safe. After retiring, he volunteered for the S.A.F.E.

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In this photo released by the Taiwan Presidential Office, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, left, and Taiwanese President President Tsai Ing-wen arrive for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022
AP / Taiwan Presidential Office