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Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory


Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory

Futures Directorate

Quantico, VA

Mission:  Examine select future security environments, emerging warfighting opportunities and challenges, and naval, Joint and Coalition integration and capabilities in order to guide development of Marine Corps Service concepts and CONOPS.

Mission Essential Tasks:

  • Overall:  Develop an iterative and interactive relationship throughout CDI for capability development
  • Concepts:  Develop and provide Lifecycle management to Marine Corps, Naval, USSOCOM, joint, multinational and other service concepts
  • Plans:  Develop Marine Corps input to OSD Scenarios and Support Strategic Analysis (SSA)
  • Hampton Roads:  Provide Liaison and integration with Joint Staff J7, Fleet Forces, NWDC and MARFORCOM.
Functional ConceptsAdvanced Expeditionary Fire Support853.44 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsAnti-Armor Operations2.59 MBDownload
Functional ConceptsConcept for Future MOU1.94 MBDownload
Functional ConceptsMAGTF in Sustained Operations Ashore1.65 MBDownload
Functional ConceptsMarine Corps Operating Concept for IO460.77 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsMaritime Prepositioning Force 2010417.19 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsMCCP 1 Operational Maneuver from the Sea254.07 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsMCFC 6-1 Command and Control204.68 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsMCFC 6-2 Cyberspace Operations249.90 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsOperational Maneuver From the Sea254.07 KBDownload
Functional ConceptsSea-based Logistics5.23 MBDownload
Functional ConceptsShip-To-Objective Maneuver1.03 MBDownload
Marine Corps Capstone Operating ConceptMCOC 1 Expeditionary Force 213.50 MBDownload
Subordinate Operating ConceptsMarine Operating Concept 3rd Edition2.88 MBDownload
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