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Submarine and Special Warfare Support Ships

 
Description
A number of chartered vessels are used in special mission and submarine support roles such as HOS Dominator, Dolores Chouest, Carolyn Chouest and C-Commando. These support ships are owned and operated by Contract Operators in support of Naval Special Warfare Command, U.S. Submarine Forces, Pacific and U.S. Special Operations Command. M/V Dolores Chouest, Carolyn Chouest and C-Commando are owned and operated by Edison Chouest Offshore, and provide training and exercise support for various Special Warfare commands. M/V HOS Dominator provides submarine support and is owned and operated by Hornbeck Offshore Services, Covington, Louisiana. M/V Malama also provides submarine support and is owned and operated by Hawaiian Resource Group.

USNS Arrowhead, USNS Eagleview, USNS Black Powder, and USNS Westwind are government-owned vessels and provide submarine support services.
 
Point Of Contact
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General Characteristics, Submarine and Special Warfare Support
Ships:
T-ARS 52 Salvor - Operates in the are of Pacific
M/V Carolyn Chouest - Operates in the area of Pacific
M/V C-Champion
M/V C-Commando - Operates on the U.S. West Coast
M/V Dolores Chouest - Operates on the U.S. East Coast
M/V HOS Greystone
M/V HOS Bluewater
M/V Malama - Operates in the area of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
M/V HOS Dominator - Operates on the U.S. West Coast
USNS Black Powder (T-AGSE 1)
USNS Westwind (T-AGSE 2)
USNS Eagleview (T-AGSE 3)
USNS Arrowhead (T-AGSE 4)
 
Last Update: 8 January 2019