USS Nimitz and USNS Richard E. Byrd Conduct Replenishment in Pacific Ocean

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • The USS Nimitz, left, and the Military Sealift Command dry cargo ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd conduct a replenishment in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. The Nimitz and Carrier Air Wing 11 left San Diego for a deployment in the western Pacific.  U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Kole E. Carpenter
  • An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter carries supplies from the USNS Richard E. Byrd to the flight deck of the USS Nimitz during a replenishment in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Kole E. Carpenter
  • U.S. sailors aboard the USS Nimitz conduct a replenishment with the USNS Richard E. Byrd underway in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Chris Bartlett
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officers 3rd Class James Chaisson, front, and Rafael Cisneros check radar equipment on the mast of the USS Nimitz during a replenishment with the USNS Richard E. Byrd underway in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. Chaisson and Cisneros are electronics technician. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Kole E. Carpenter
  • U.S. sailors aboard the USS Nimitz organize ammunition during a replenishment at sea with the USNS Richard E. Byrd underway in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Raul Moreno Jr.
  • MH-60S Seahawk helicopters assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 6 transport cargo between the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz and the USNS Richard E. Byrd during a replenishment in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Apprentice Aiyana Paschal
  • A U.S. sailor aboard the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd attaches cargo to an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter while conducting a replenishment with the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz underway in the Pacific Ocean, April 28, 2013. The Seahawk is assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 6. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Apprentice Aiyana Paschal