"We must be ready to dare all for our country. For history does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid. We must acquire proficiency in defense and display stamina in purpose." - President Eisenhower, First Inaugural Address
Naval Open Source Intelligence links to a Virginian- Pilot Special Report collection on Sea bases: the Navy's new way to fight. While this concept has been discussed here before, this report includes a nice summary of various Sea Base components and also this article.