TITLE

Comment and Discussion

AUTHOR(S)
Cummings, R. Mark; Hooper, Craig; Nugent, James M.; Heimer, James; Weber, Owene Hall; Salta, Remo; Brown, Charles H.; Byron, John; Hannon, Ken; Grossgold, Paul S.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2007, Vol. 133 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information related to the U.S. Navy. A remark expressing the important relationship between the commanding officer and the command master chief. Rear Admiral W. J. Holland has proven the design factors that limit the utility of small Navy ships. In addition, the current littoral combat ships are limited in the aperture size of antennas, limiting data and communication performance.
ACCESSION #
24263090

 

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