What the Navy Needs

Kondracke, Morton
April 1978
New Republic;4/8/78, Vol. 178 Issue 14, p16
Assesses the military budget decision of U.S. President Jimmy Carter. Plan of Carter for warship construction over the next five years; Recommendation of Defense Secretary Harold Brown regarding the military budget on making warships; Reduction of military budget by the Carter administration; Explanation given by the U.S. Navy to justify its demand for building more aircraft carriers; Dilemma of the Carter administration over building nuclear carriers by endorsing the Navy's current strategy; Argument that Navy suffers from administrative chaos in its ship building program.


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