(1) Force Structure:
Pre-Decisional Draft Working Papers
Riverine Group One *
Riverine Group One
(Riverine Task Group)
River Squadron 1 River Squadron 2 River Squadron 3
Deployed River Squadron(s)
Three (AC) squadrons meet current theater requirement of one
squadron deployed within OPNAV PERSTEMPO, and supports a
full FRTP and short duration engagement (TSC) missions.
TACON as determined by mission.
*RIVGRU deployed based on size and complexity of mission.
United States Fleet Forces
Operational Readiness, Effectiveness, Primacy
(2) Mission Areas: Serve as a ready force for the Joint
Forces Maritime Component Commander. Each Riverine Squadron
(Active Component) consists of specially designed craft
configured to operate in a hostile riparian environment. Water
crafts will have multiple crews for near continuous operations
and lift capacity for a small tactical unit. Manning, training,
and equipment will support operations against a Level II threat