January 2008
Sea Power;Jan2008, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p156
The article focuses on the mission of the Maritime Administration (MARAD) in the U.S. The primary mission of MARAD is to improve and strengthen the country's maritime transportation system to meet the economic and security needs of the nation. It is the principal unit for waterborne transportation systems and programs supporting the marine mode of the Department of Transportation. MARAD also provides programs for the integration of civilian support for military requirements.


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