Accession Number : ADA309750

Title :   Solving the Mine Countermeasures Problem: A Matter of Focus and Priority.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI CENTER FOR NAVAL WARFARE STUDIES

Personal Author(s) : Adkins, Arthur A. ; Burnette, David P.

PDF Url : ADA309750

Report Date : MAY 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : This document reviews mine countermeasure operations and how they impact on current national security and national military strategies as well as service doctrine. It recognizes that shortfalls in dealing with sea mines still exist and recommends where resources should be focused in order tackle the most serious challenges facing future naval operations.

Descriptors :   *MINE COUNTERMEASURES, MILITARY STRATEGY, NATIONAL SECURITY, PROBLEM SOLVING, NAVAL OPERATIONS, DOCTRINE, NAVAL MINES.

Subject Categories : Land Mine Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE