The threat of privateers to China’s maritime economy could strengthen deterrence and possibly prevent a war.

Unleash the Privateers!

By Colonel Mark Cancian, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired) and Brandon Schwartz
April 2020
The threat of privateers to China’s maritime economy could strengthen deterrence and possibly prevent a war.
Amphibious ready groups/Marine expeditionary units should narrow their mission focus to four areas, including raiding, to better aid in future battles.

Reimagine the ARG/MEU Team

By Lieutenant Commander Andrew Roscoe, U.S. Navy
April 2020
Elevating aviation assets, simplifying command relationships, and narrowing mission focus will keep amphibious operations relevant.
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2020 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest

Sponsored by the Mine Warfare Association
Deadline
Address the strategic, operational, and tactical demands for 21st-Century Navy mine warfare, mine countermeasures, explosive ordnance disposal, mining technologies, systems, and platforms.

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Modly’s Final Message to the Fleet

U.S. Naval Institute Staff
08 April, 2020
The following is the April 7, 2020 message from former acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly to ...
Aviation, Budget Industry, Documents, Military Personnel, Submarine Forces, Surface Forces, U.S. Navy

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