What the Soviet Union Can Teach China About A2/AD
October 31, 2014
What the Soviet Union Can Teach China About A2/AD
The Soviet Union's experience with A2/AD against the U.S. Navy carries important lessons for Beijing.
What the Soviet Union Can Teach China About A2/AD
Should the US Proliferate A2/AD in Asia?
October 24, 2014
Should the US Proliferate A2/AD in Asia?
The United States shouldn't rush into arming its allies with anti-access/area denial technologies.
Should the US Proliferate A2/AD in Asia?
US Turns A2/AD Guns on China?
October 16, 2014
US Turns A2/AD Guns on China?
Implements of land-based access denial are available. The US should seize it.
US Turns A2/AD Guns on China?
Can Vietnam’s Maritime Strategy Counter China?
September 29, 2014
Can Vietnam’s Maritime Strategy Counter China?
Just how developed and credible is Vietnam's counter-intervention strategy?
Can Vietnam’s Maritime Strategy Counter China?
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
September 26, 2014
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
Modern warfare is shifting to a competition between two "system-of-systems," and smaller navies can't compete.
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
India-Vietnam Supersonic Missile Talks in 'Advanced Stage'
September 15, 2014
India-Vietnam Supersonic Missile Talks in 'Advanced Stage'
Vietnam may soon import the BrahMos cruise missile from India.
India-Vietnam Supersonic Missile Talks in 'Advanced Stage'
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
August 05, 2014
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
If US naval dominance wanes, fortresses may once again become a viable strategic defense.
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
After China: The Proliferation of Cruise Missiles
July 03, 2014
After China: The Proliferation of Cruise Missiles
China may be demonstrating to its neighbors just how valuable cruise missiles can be.
After China: The Proliferation of Cruise Missiles
America’s Air-Sea Battle Plan in Korea
June 20, 2014
America’s Air-Sea Battle Plan in Korea
The U.S. military will adopt ASB as its new warfighting plan in Korea, according to a U.S. military official.
America’s Air-Sea Battle Plan in Korea
Stand With Our Ally in Tokyo
February 18, 2014
Stand With Our Ally in Tokyo
For seven decades the US-Japan alliance has been the cornerstone of peace in Asia. Never has it been as vital as today.
Stand With Our Ally in Tokyo
How China Would Fight the US (And Win)
October 01, 2013
How China Would Fight the US (And Win)
China’s military may be 30 years behind America’s, but it doesn’t need to equal the U.S. to defeat it.
How China Would Fight the US (And Win)
Is Air-Sea Battle Irrelevant?
September 06, 2013
Is Air-Sea Battle Irrelevant?
ASB might be the right concept to fight high-intensity conflicts. But what about everything else?
Is Air-Sea Battle Irrelevant?
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
August 06, 2013
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
Do AirSea Battle and A2/AD make the U.S.-China military balance more or less stable?
AirSea Battle, A2/AD and the Offense-Defense Balance
August 05, 2013
Why China is Building More Aircraft Carriers
“Let’s not assume the PLA Navy is in any hurry to equal the capabilities found in U.S. nuclear-powered flattops.”
Why China is Building More Aircraft Carriers
America’s AirSea Battle vs. China’s A2/AD: Who Wins?
July 19, 2013
America’s AirSea Battle vs. China’s A2/AD: Who Wins?
Military realities aside, there could be no winners in a clash between China and the U.S.
America’s AirSea Battle vs. China’s A2/AD: Who Wins?
Aided by Russia, China Expands A2/AD Range
July 12, 2013
Aided by Russia, China Expands A2/AD Range
Plus, Russia’s Navy is growing at an unprecedented rate. Thursday defense links.
Aided by Russia, China Expands A2/AD Range
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