This week we will return to the “unsexy but important” topic, specifically that of “alternative naval platforms and missions.”Join us live or pick the show up later by clicking here or pick the show up later from our iTunes page here.
In part, the concepts that underlay Jerry Hendrix’s “Influence Squadrons” are in practice on a smaller scale today. In most cases they are being conducted using Military Sealift Command assets and the Navy Reserve.
To focus on this part of our maritime power, our guest for the full hour will be Commander Chris Rawley, USNR. President of Periplus Holdings in his day job, he is also Commanding Officer of the Military Sealift Command Afloat Mission Command and Control Units in the Navy Reserve, in addition to being Vice President of the Center for International Maritime Security.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Midrats Episode 273: Partnership, Influence, Presence and the role of the MSC: