An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Page Header Image

Photo Gallery
Military Sealift Command (MSC)

Photo Gallery

SAN DIEGO (July 17, 2021) The official party pose for a photograph at the commissioning ceremony in San Diego for the future USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205), the Navy’s first John Lewis-class replenishment oiler. The 742-foot-long ship, named in honor of the late politician and civil rights leader, will join the Military Sealift Command as part of the Navy’s Combat Logistics Force. Named for prominent civil rights leaders and activists, John Lewis-class oilers will transfer fuel to U.S. Navy carrier strike group ships operating at sea, the oilers will feature the capacity to carry 157,000 barrels of oil, a significant dry cargo capacity, aviation capability and up to a speed of 20 knots. (Photo courtesy General Dynamics NASSCO)

Download Image: Full Size (2.8 MB)
Photo by: General Dynamics NASSCO |  VIRIN: 210717-N-NO919-004.JPG  |  |  Navy FOIA  |  DoD Accessibility/Section 508  |  No Fear Act  |  Open Government  |  Plain Writing Act 
Architectural Barriers Act  |  |  Veterans Crisis Line  |  VA Vet Center  |  fvap  |  DoD Safe Helpline  |  Navy SAPR  |  NCIS Tips  | 
Ombudsman POC  |  Sponsor Coordinator POC 757-341-6645  |  Privacy Policy  |  Site Map  |  Contact Webmaster 
Military Sealift Command  |  471 East C Street, Bldg. SP-48  |   Norfolk, Virginia 23511-2419
Official U.S. Navy Website