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MCAST


 
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Maritime Civil Affairs (MCA) provide a plans and operations element, Maritime Civil Affairs Unit (MCAU), capable of integrating with the operational (Navy Component or Joint Task Force) commander.  The element provides command and control of the MCAST assigned teams and integrates MCA subject matter expertise into campaign plans and mission analysis.  The element also assists with the preparation of country-specific plans, enhances partner-nation relationships and oversees area assessment, humanitarian assistance, disaster relief, and civic action plans.