Importance of industry-navy nexus revealed

THIS account of shipbuilding and manufacturing industry interaction with the United States Congress is a reminder the current discussion in Australia about ship building is not unique. It is also a reminder that naval capability is derived not just from warships exercising at sea; it also requires the logistics, engineering and industry support. Without all elements of this ‘national enterprise’ a navy is unlikely to be very capable, something which is worth bearing in mind as we look at the Royal Australian Navy and the navies of other nations.
http://news.usni.org/2016/03/18/industry-pushing-congress-for-cvn-80-and-81-block-buy-research-for-shipbuilding-efficiency?utm_source=USNI+News&utm_campaign=1dfac0de2f-USNI_NEWS_DAILY&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0dd4a1450b-1dfac0de2f-231752605&mc_cid=1dfac0de2f&mc_eid=2332fe340e

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