USNS

AcronymDefinition
USNSUnited States Naval Ship (civilian-manned; in service)
USNSUnrecognised States Numismatic Society (money study society)
USNSUnited States Navy Seals
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USNS Charles Drew (T-AKE-10) is a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship of the United States Navy, built in 2009.
USNS Mercy is a massive example of how to get first-class medical care where you need it, no matter how remote the location.
The US Navy says the USNS Rappahannock fired on a fishing boat after it ignored warnings
President of USNS, Ayo Aderemi, said: "The awards are a way of showing how Nigerians have contributed to communities in this area.
David Weiss, USNS Comfort's medical treatment facility commanding officer.
The USNS Comfort laboratory staff embarked from Baltimore, Maryland, on January 16 with 30 US Navy active-duty personnel assembled from multiple Navy medical treatment facilities across the country.
Together with the T-ake vessels, the Supply class comprise part of the 40-vessel strong US Naval Fleet Auxiliary Force (Nfaf), and receive the prefix USNS which translates as 'United States Naval Ship' and is given to vessels which are part of the MSC and crewed by civilians.
It happened as the USNS Impeccable, which detects underwater threats such as submarines, was patrolling international waters 75 miles south of Hainan island.
The large, medium-speed, roll-on/roll-off ships USNS Watson and USNS Charlton loaded helicopters, Humvees, tanks, trucks, and more.
In this case, containers from USNS Red Cloud (a large, medium-speed, roll-on/roll-off ship) will be discharged onto Navy barges using ship-based cranes.
protests the decision of the Department of the Navy, Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, USN, Portsmouth, VA (SUPSHIP) to obtain maintenance and repair services for the USNS MOHAWK (T-ATF 170) and the USNS APACHE (T-ATF 172) under certain multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) task order contracts.
Stryker vehicles from the 3d Brigade, 2d Infantry Division, arrived at a port in Kuwait on 12 November after a 3-week voyage from Fort Lewis, Washington, on board the USNS Schughart and USNS Sisler.