Assessment of Naval Core Capabilities

January, 2009
IDA document: D-3713
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Type: Documents
Division: Intelligence Analyses Division , Global Dynamics and Intelligence Division
Jerome J. Burke, Grant Sharp, Alfred Kaufman, Patricia Cohen See more authors
The Navy and Marine Corps have traditionally advanced what are termed "Core Capabilities" as convenient shorthand for explaining what they do uniquely to secure the nation. After the initiation War on Terror, additional core capabilities found their way into various authoritative Department of the Navy documents. Concerned with the lack of consistency between the various lists of naval "core capabilities,"