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What does NL stand for?

NL stands for Navy Lighterage (US DoD)


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The US Navy has always carried its lighters on the force's Maritime Prepositioning Ships operated by Military Sealift Command, and the service has recognised the importance of this humble, yet vital, craft pouring investment into the Improved Navy Lighterage System.
Finally, a host of smaller logistics watercraft essential to moving the cargo from ship to shore including legacy Army and Navy lighterage, the Improved Navy Lighterage System (INLS), Army and Navy Landing Craft Utility (LCU's), Lighter Amphibious Resupply Cargo (LARC) amphibians, tugs, utility boats and a large Logistics Support Vessel (LSV).
In an historic event, Sailors aboard amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa (LHA 1) participated in a welldeck operation with the Improved Navy Lighterage System (INLS), or floating dock, recently.