MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND

Washington United States

Morris Road Southeast
Washington DC 20020
United States

Ships

USNS GILLILAND

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS BRITTIN

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS MILLINOCKET

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USNS ALAN SHEPARD

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS SACAGAWEA

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS AMELIA EARHART

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS GYSGT FRED W. STOCKHAM

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS CHARLES DREW

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS IMPECCABLE

Swath Vessel | Flag: United States of America | Port: NORFOLK, VA

USNS CESAR CHAVEZ

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS CHOCTAW COUNTY

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USNS BOB HOPE

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS WALLY SCHIRRA

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS PFC EUGENE A OBREGON

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS GORDON

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS SALVOR

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS ROBERT E. PEARY

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USS FRANK CABLE

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USS EMORY S LAND

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS BENAVIDEZ

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America | Port: Washington, DC

USNS SODERMAN

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

SBX-1

Column Stabilized Unit | Flag: United States of America | Port: Adak, AK

USNS WILLIAM MCLEAN

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS SUPPLY

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS SPEARHEAD

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USNS SHUGHART

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS RAINIER

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS LEWIS AND CLARK

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS GRAPPLE

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS YANO

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS WASHINGTON CHAMBERS

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS CARL BRASHEAR

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS MONTFORD POINT

Heavy Lift Ship | Flag: United States of America

USNS RICHARD E. BYRD

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS ARCTIC

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS GRASP

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS MATTHEW C. PERRY

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS FISHER

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS MEDGAR EVERS

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS BRIDGE

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS GUAM

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USS MOUNT WHITNEY

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

Maritime News

USCG Commandant Delivers SOTCG Address

USCG Commandant Delivers SOTCG Address

2 days ago
The Commandant of the United States Coast Guard delivered his first State of the Coast Guard address Thursday at Coast Guard Base Los Angeles-Long Beach in San Pedro.Speaking from the largest port in the nation, Adm. Karl Schultz highlighted Coast Guard security and marine safety operations, which facilitate $4.6 trillion in annual economic activity.Schultz also recognized the service and sacrifice of Coast Guard men and women deployed around the world ensuring global peace and prosperity, including servicemembers supporting U.S. Indo-Pacific Command and U.S. Central Command.
Report: FBI Falls Short On Port Threat Assessment

Report: FBI Falls Short On Port Threat Assessment

2 days ago
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is not taking appropriate steps to review and assess potential maritime terrorism risks facing U.S. sea ports, the Justice Department's internal watchdog has found.The audit, released on Thursday by Inspector General Michael Horowitz, found that while top FBI officials believe the country faces a low maritime terrorism threat, that view is actually based on "incomplete and potentially inaccurate information."Moreover, the audit found that the FBI had not conducted its own formal assessment of the matter.In a letter to Horowitz dated Aug.
Marine Coatings: Moving with the Tide

Marine Coatings: Moving with the Tide

2 days ago
The maritime industry has always followed a path of gradual improvement, albeit with many opting to travel the route of least resistance. In some ways, this is a good thing. A cautious approach to navigating change brings stability, assurance and predictability. This measured attitude toward managing change has been fundamental to ensuring that the commercial shipping industry remains the most financially viable transportation solution for moving most goods around the world. But, we now live in very unpredictable times, and the world around us needs more than reliable shipping services; it needs future-proof solutions.
The Decommissioning, Marine Life Connection

The Decommissioning, Marine Life Connection

2 days ago
Data sharing and better understanding of how marine life interacts with manmade structures is the target for the next phase of the Insite program.What to do with offshore structures is a sticky problem for oil companies, regulators and policy makers alike, as many structures are starting to cease production in the North Sea, where some fields have been producing oil and gas since the early 1970s.Regulations, which include the OSPAR (Oslo Paris convention) state that a clear seabed should be left behind, once production has ceased, with some exceptions (platforms over a certain age and weight). But, some have argued that more should be left behind.
Italian Police Escort Migrant Boat

Italian Police Escort Migrant Boat

3 days ago
An Italian charity ship was escorted into the port of Lampedusa by police on Tuesday after rescuing 49 Africans in the Mediterranean, with Interior Minister Matteo Salvini calling for the crew to be arrested.A judicial source said a magistrate had ordered that the boat, the Mare Jonio, be seized as an investigation is launched into allegations of aiding and abetting human trafficking.The vessel picked up the migrants, including 12 minors, on Monday after their rubber boat started to sink in the central Mediterranean, some 42 miles (68 km) off the coast of Libya.