USNS Matthew Perry (T-AKE 9)

Military Sealift Command Category

 

usns PERRY 

USNS Matthew Perry (T-AKE 9) won the FY 2015 SECNAV Energy Award in the Military Sealift Command Category for having the lowest combined burn rate by AOR for FY 2014. It beat out average burn rates by AOR by 19% underway and 11% not underway during its dynamic and high optempo missions. As an ammo-laden ship operating in one of the most challenging duty areas, the USNS Mathew Perry maintained the second best combined underway and not underway burn rate in the T-AKE Class.