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BREVARD HISTORY: Port Canaveral is Culmination of Long Awaited Dream, Geographically Significant for Centuries

Space Coast Daily 15 Jul 2024
port now plays a major role in the business and commerce of the entire region ... J ... Carpenter ... M ... A ... The S/S Mormac Spruce, under charter to Military Sealift Command, docked at the Marginal Wharf and loaded cargo from Patrick Air Force Base destined for St.
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The Latest | Israel says it will reopen border crossing with hard-hit northern Gaza

Wtop 12 Jul 2024
MILITARY SAYS PLAN TO BUILD PIER FOR GAZA AID IS STILL ON SCHEDULE ... And a ship operated by the Military Sealift Command, the USNS Benavidez is in the Mediterranean Sea, near Crete, carrying some of the larger equipment for the project.
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After Final Failed Attempt, Pentagon Calls Quits on Gaza Aid Pier

The Maritime Executive 12 Jul 2024
The aid pier is a floating causeway system that works along with Army landing craft, Military Sealift Command ships, and a floating transfer platform for a capability known as Joint Logistics Operations Over The Shore (JLOTS).
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HD Hyundai becomes first Korean shipbuilder to sign MSRA with US Navy

Korea Times 11 Jul 2024
ROKS Jeongjo the Great destroyer undergoes test operations at sea in this undated file photo ... Courtesy of HD Hyundai. By Park Jae-hyuk ... Naval Supply Systems Command, the company said Thursday ... Military Sealift Command’s auxiliary ships ... .
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Opinion: Europe and NATO can’t help the U.S. counter China. Here’s why

East Bay Times 11 Jul 2024
11 wars and wary of America’s tendency toward military interventions ... But developing the necessary expeditionary capabilities would require drastic investment in areas such as airlift and sealift that most European militaries have long neglected.
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Europe and NATO can't help the US counter China. Here's why

Jewish World Review 11 Jul 2024
11 wars and wary of America's tendency toward military interventions ... But developing the necessary expeditionary capabilities would require drastic investment in areas such as airlift and sealift that most European militaries have long neglected.
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Column: Europe and NATO can’t help the U.S. counter China. Here’s why.

Daily Press 10 Jul 2024
11 wars and wary of America’s tendency toward military interventions ... But developing the necessary expeditionary capabilities would require drastic investment in areas such as airlift and sealift that most European militaries have long neglected.
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Burkett is new Coast Guard commanding officer

The Times & Democrat 10 Jul 2024
He also served as the Coast Guard liaison to Military Sealift Command, in which he was the primary advisor to the MSC commander to ensure vessel readiness for over 130 naval auxiliary vessels tasked ...
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EDUCATION SPOTLIGHT: Indialantic’s Noah Ogburn Graduates from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Space Coast Daily 09 Jul 2024
... weapons, and military supplies in times of conflict ... Ogburn will serve on his Unlimited Third Assistant Engineer’s License for Military Sealift Command and as a US Navy Strategic Sealift Officer.
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U.S. Navy Relieves CO of Grounded Sea Base Ship From Command

The Maritime Executive 08 Jul 2024
The U.S ... Lenard Mitchell ... . standards are not met." ... The vessels were designed for use by civilian-crewed Military Sealift Command, but were commissioned into Navy service several years ago because of the combat-related nature of the mission set ... ....
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American Maritime Partnership Congratulates 2024 Maritime Academy Grads

The Maritime Executive 27 Jun 2024
citizen merchant mariners ensure our national security in times of crisis or war by assisting the military and commercial sealift vessels ... can be transitioned directly to military service when needed.
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America Must Renew Its Commitment to Maritime

The Maritime Executive 27 Jun 2024
The Jones Act ensures that American vessels perform these critical tasks and also that the United States maintains a robust pool of trained mariners for the military’s critical sealift needs.
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Keel Authenticated for Future USNS Sojourner Truth

MarineLink 24 Jun 2024
The John Lewis-class of ships is operated by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) and the oilers feature substantial volume for oil, a significant dry cargo capacity and aviation capability. T-AOs provide additional capacity to the U.S ... ... .
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Alabama Shipyard Wins MSC Oiler Maintenance Contract

MarineLink 20 Jun 2024
Alabama Shipyard has secured a contract to perform maintenance work aboard the Military Sealift Command's (MSC) fleet replenishment oiler USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196). The Mobile, Ala ... ------------------------------------. Original article. .

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