Draft Navy Strategy Charts Course to Deal with Post-Sept. 11 Maritime Challenges

By Jason Sherman / April 15, 2005 at 5:00 AM
The Navy is drafting a new strategy to guide its transition from a fleet optimized to fight a conventional adversary on the high seas to a service better able to deal with a wider range of threats presented by the global war on terrorism. Prepared by the Navy Staff's strategy office, the document, "Navy's 3/1 Strategy: The Maritime Contribution to the Joint Force in a Changed Strategic Landscape," codifies in narrative form ideas senior service leaders have discussed since January,...

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