Underway Replenishment Capabilities of World Navies

Date: Issue 117 - October 2022

“An army marches on its stomach”, a quote attributed to Napoleon Bonaparte. The logistic support of a fighting force is vital to its ability to conduct warfighting. This was true then and it is true today. 

The navies operating on high seas and miles and miles away from their home ports, their logistic support centers are especially in need of reliable and efficiently organized logistic support systems.