Captain Johnson, a retired surface officer, served in destroyers, cruisers, frigates, and battleships, including a tour as commanding officer of the USS Vandegrift (FFG-48). Ashore he served in various program development billets and was director of the Prospective Commanding Officer/Prospective Executive Officer course at Surface Warfare Officer School in Newport, Rhode Island. Today, he works for Northrop Grumman Information Technology.

Articles by Chris Johnson


Net-centric Fogs Accountability

By Captain Chris Johnson, USN (Ret.)
May 2003
Linked by high-tech communications systems, commanding officers never again will be alone at sea, and their ability to control the fates of their ships independently appears to be eroding as ...