usns amelia earhart

There isn’t enough room for all of the supplies needed when a ship is out to sea. This is where vertical replenishments come in handy. Helicopters will transfer cargo from a Military Sealift Command ship to the ship that is underway. In this photo, an SA-330J Puma helicopter transports cargo from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Amelia Earhart to the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush.