Navy League Approach to BRAC Makes Everyone a Winner

McNeil, Sheila M.
June 2004
Sea Power;Jun2004, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p3
Comments on the impact of the next round of Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) on many Navy League councils in the U.S. Efforts of the Defense Department and Navy and Marine Corps to consolidate or close an additional 20 percent of the nation's military installation infrastructure; Approach of many Navy League councils to BRAC; Identification of joint warfighting as the key factor that will drive BRAC decisions.


Related Articles

  • Defenses Federal Base Closure Program Likely to Include Fort Buchanan. Martínez, Marialba // Caribbean Business;5/12/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p24 

    The article reports that government and military sources in Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C. are resigned to the fact that Puerto Rico's last military base, Fort Buchanan, will be included on the Department of Defense's 2005 Base Realignment and Closure list. Those seeking to keep Fort Buchanan...

  • SEA BASING. Barnard, Richard C. // Sea Power;Jun2004, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p10 

    Focuses on the vision to revolutionized the way the U.S. manages its forces, plan its operations and projects power ashore by the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps officials. Proposal of U.S. Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld for all military services to be able to conduct forcible entry operations...

  • Base Closure and Transition in Kandahar Province. Cordova, Noah // Engineer; 

    The article discusses the brigade base closure efforts of the 562d Engineer Co. in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. It states that the 562d was initially tasked to close Forward Operating Base Dashtu, a battalion-size base in the Arghandab River Valley. It indicates that the company was also...

  • Who's still interested in NSRR?  // Caribbean Business;1/15/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p23 

    Reports on the closure of the Naval Station Roosevelt Roads in Puerto Rico. Withdrawal of the U.S. Navy from Vieques; Petition of the U.S. Army for 150 acres to establish a Joint Reserve Center; Submission of the transfer requests of the federal agencies interested in on-base installations.

  • The Military Needs BRAC. Byron, John L. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2003, Vol. 129 Issue 11, p76 

    At the end of 2005, the U.S. Congress will take an up-or-down vote on a list of military base realignments and closures, thus completing the decision phase of the process known as Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) 2005. The Navy needs savings that base closures will provide. The BRAC 2005...

  • San Diego Saluted in Wake of BRAC Vote. Long, Jessica // San Diego Business Journal;8/29/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 35, p1 

    Talks about the decision of the Base Realignment and Closure Commission to keep the Navy Broadway Complex off the chopping block from its recommended closures list in San Diego, California. Victory of the region for no major military installation closures; Worth of the local waterfront property...

  • Coronado: BRAC Brings Changes to Local Crew. Graves, Brad // San Diego Business Journal;10/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 43, p46 

    The article reports on the effects of the U.S. Navy's modification of its work code on the local citizens in Coronado, California. Due to the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure, the Naval Aviation Depot North Island was merged into the Fleet Readiness Center Southwest, having a total of 4,200...

  • Marine Corps Mindset. WITTMAN, AMY L. // Sea Power;Sep2015, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p4 

    The section introduces articles within the issue of "Seapower," including a report on the U.S. Marine Corps, an article by Richard R. Burgess describing the Navy's plans to define the requirements for and procure the LX(R) and the expansion of the Air Ground Combat Center.

  • NAVY AND MARINES FLYING HIGH, TOGETHER. Wilson, George C. // National Journal;11/16/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 46, p3408 

    Forecasts cooperation between the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps leaders in the 21st century. Examples of joint Naval and Marine operations; Developments for the Joint Strike Fighter; Rapport between Admiral Vernon Clark, chief of Naval Operations, and James Jones, commandant of the Marine Corps.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics