Accession Number : ADA266678


Title :   JFACC Afloat


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI DEPT OF OPERATIONS


Personal Author(s) : Crouch, Orren R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266678.pdf


Report Date : 17 May 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 25


Abstract : The Navy's new white paper, From The Sea, stresses that power projection from the sea in the littoral environment is a primary mission' for Naval forces. Given a major regional contingency operation requiring forced entry or control of littoral waters where host nation land bases are not available, the CJTF and his JFACC could be required to operate from a Naval platform (CV, Amphibious or LCC ship). The navy must be capable of executing the CJTF JFACC mission or hosting both the CJTF and JFACC taffs aboard ship. This paper will attempt to show that the concept of basing the JFACC afloat is feasible and sometimes desirable, but there are advantages and disadvantages.... JFACC Afloat


Descriptors :   *NAVAL OPERATIONS , STRESSES , MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES) , CONTROL , NATIONS , SHIPS , OCEANS , POWER , ENVIRONMENTS , AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS , PLATFORMS , MISSIONS


Subject Categories : Naval Surface Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE