NEWS | March 29, 2018

JB Charleston enables Army onload aboard USNS Watson

By Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

Vehicles assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division are loaded onto the USNS Watson (T-AKR-310) in preparation for transport at Joint Base Charleston’s - Weapons Station, S.C., March 20. The 841st Transportation Battalion, 597th Transportation Brigade, on-loaded more than 1,500 vehicles and equipment, including combat helicopters. Charleston has the capability to transport cargo by air, land, rail and sea.