Ratcliff, Ronald E.
September 2007
Naval War College Review;Autumn2007, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p44
Academic Journal
The article provides a critical analysis of the concept of thousand-ship navy, which is originally formulated by outgoing U.S. Navy Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michael Mullen. It also highlights recommendations on the operationalization of this concept and its incorporation in the emerging maritime strategy. According to the author, the thousand-ship navy concept aims to provide for the security of the maritime domain in the twenty-first century.


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