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No Shortage of Good Ideas to Address the Mariner Shortage

MarineLink 16 May 2024
USTRANSCOM and Military Sealift Command depend on the U.S.-flag merchant marine fleet, with the security benefits of American crews, to move sensitive defense materials.
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Gaza Maritime Aid Pier Installed and Ready to Begin Deliveries

The Maritime Executive 16 May 2024
The American-led maritime aid corridor to the Gaza Strip is about to start operation, according to U.S. officials. about 1,000 U.S ... Two U.S ... The first delivery will be made by the Military Sealift Command ship USNS Roy P ... officials ... ....
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U.S. Navy Expeditionary Sea Base Goes Aground off Gabon

The Maritime Executive 14 May 2024
In all, the ship was aground for about four hours ... She began life as a civilian-crewed Military Sealift Command vessel, but was commissioned into Navy service in 2020 because of the nature of her mission set ... Africa Command ... The vessel was undamaged.
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Newest fleet replenishment oiler, USNS Earl Warren, delivered to Military Sealift Command

Stars and Stripes 08 May 2024
The newest fleet replenishment oiler, the USNS Earl Warren, was delivered Tuesday to Military Sealift Command during a ceremony in San Diego ... Military Sealift Command christens its newest Expeditionary Sea Base Traditions vs.
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Rough Weather Forces US to Delay Opening of Gaza Aid Pier

The Maritime Executive 06 May 2024
Two Military Sealift Command ro/ro ships sailed to the Eastern Mediterranean to deliver the pontoon components for the JLOTS system, and five U.S ... JLOTS exercises usually offload cargo from a Military ...
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USNS Alan Shepherd ran aground in Bahrain after captain left bridge to eat, investigation finds

Stars and Stripes 06 May 2024
A nearly 700-foot-long U.S ... Naval Forces Central Command ... The U.S ... Coast Guard. The ship’s master when it went aground was Adel Desouki, a civilian captain with the Military Sealift Command, according to a statement by Cmdr ... .
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Military Sealift Command christens its newest Expeditionary Sea Base

Stars and Stripes 05 May 2024
Military Sealift Command christened its newest ship, the Expeditionary Sea Base USNS Robert E ... Micah Murphy, commander, Military Sealift Command; Special Warfare Operator Master Chief Britt Slabinski; Capt.
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Pictured: First look at £255m humanitarian aid pier off the coast of Gaza

AOL 30 Apr 2024
... for the project is being built by the Israeli military ... Measurements of the vessel match known features of the Benavidez, a Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship operated by the Military Sealift Command.
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Ships that deployed from Hampton Roads are working to build a pier for Gaza aid. ...

The Virginian-Pilot 30 Apr 2024
military’s Central Command via AP) By Jon Gambrell ... Measurements of the vessel match known features of the Benavidez, a Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship operated by the Military Sealift Command ... Navy Military Sealift Command.
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Satellite photos show US Navy ship building floating pier for Gaza aid as Israel-Hamas war rages

Wtop 29 Apr 2024
... military ... Measurements of the vessel match known features of the Benavidez, a Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship operated by the Military Sealift Command ... On Sunday, Israeli military spokesman Rear Adm.
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Pier to deliver aid to Gaza under construction by U.S. will cost at least $320 million

The Los Angeles Times 29 Apr 2024
Benavidez, a Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship operated by the Military Sealift Command, about 5 miles from the port on shore, where the base of operations for the project is being built by the Israeli military.
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US Navy, Army ships building floating pier for Gaza aid. Pentagon estimates cost at $320 million

Detroit news 29 Apr 2024
... military ... Measurements of the vessel match known features of the Benavidez, a Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship operated by the Military Sealift Command ... On Sunday, Israeli military spokesman Rear Adm.
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US military ships are working to build a pier for Gaza aid. It's going to ...

Greenwood Commonwealth 29 Apr 2024
... military ... Measurements of the vessel match known features of the Benavidez, a Bob Hope-class vehicle cargo ship operated by the Military Sealift Command ... On Sunday, Israeli military spokesman Rear Adm.
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World Food Program agrees to Gaza work

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 Apr 2024
military completes a pier for transporting the humanitarian assistance by sea, U.S ... Several Army vessels and Military Sealift Command ships are already in the Mediterranean Sea and are working to prepare and build the platform and pier.
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US says UN agency to help in getting aid to Gaza via sea

Voa News 21 Apr 2024
military completes a pier for transporting the humanitarian assistance by sea, U.S ... Several Army vessels and Military Sealift Command ships are already in the Mediterranean Sea, and are working to prepare and build the platform and pier.
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