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Young Relieves Lehnhardt as SUPSALV Director
Aug. 2, 2019 - WASHINGTON –Capt. Jay A. Young relieved Capt. Keith Lehnhardt as Naval Sea System Command’s (NAVSEA)

Navy diving equipment tested by astronauts for space exploration missions
David Coan, extra vehicular activity lead for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Johnson Space Center dives at the Aquarius Reef Base underwater habitat.donning a Kirby Morgan-37 helmet equipped with the Divers Augmented Vision Device Generation 1.0 heads-up display during the 23rd NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations in June 2019.
July 16, 2019 - Scientists, engineers and key partners of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division

Joint U.S. Navy/Army Team Removes Oil from Sunken WWII Ship
View of PRINZ EUGEN’s propellers extending above the surface while the U.S. Navy team conducts oil removal operations aboard USNS SALVOR and T/V HUMBER moored over the bow of the wreck. During the Aug – Oct 2018 operation, the joint Navy / Army team removed over 228K gallons of oil from the submerged hull.
Nov. 2, 2018 - This October, a joint U.S. Navy and Army team successfully completed a historic oil removal operation on the sunken World War II vessel ex-USS PRINZ EUGEN located in Kwajalein Atoll.

SUPSALV delivers temporary pumping capacity to Puerto Rico for Hurricane Season
Donjon's barge loaded with piping, CONEX boxes, pumps and spare parts prior to sailing from Morgan City, LA
July 11, 2018 - Under a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) response request the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has tasked the Naval Sea System Command, Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV), US Navy, with providing temporary pumping capability to Puerto Rico for the hurricane season.