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Why Vietnam Has Turned Its Strategic Attention to the Sea
January 08, 2017
Why Vietnam Has Turned Its Strategic Attention to the Sea
Vietnam's strategic turn toward the South China Sea presents a series of challenges for the country's defense planners.
Why Vietnam Has Turned Its Strategic Attention to the Sea
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
January 03, 2017
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
China’s investment in aircraft carriers will take a great deal of time and money to reach its full potential.
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
A US Navy With 350 Ships... But What For?
November 22, 2016
A US Navy With 350 Ships... But What For?
What would the United States use 350 ships for if not its obligations to global order?
A US Navy With 350 Ships... But What For?
Defeating China's Fortress Fleet and A2/AD Strategy: Lessons for the United States and Her Allies
June 20, 2016
Defeating China's Fortress Fleet and A2/AD Strategy: Lessons for the United States and Her Allies
China's built a fortress fleet to operationalize its A2/AD ambitions. How can the U.S. and her allies counter this?
Defeating China's Fortress Fleet and A2/AD Strategy: Lessons for the United States and Her Allies
Can India Counter China’s Submarine Force?
May 08, 2016
Can India Counter China’s Submarine Force?
Is the Indian Navy ready for the challenges posed by increased Chinese activity in the Indian Ocean?
Can India Counter China’s Submarine Force?
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
April 09, 2016
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
Could Russian arms shipments to Fiji mark incipient great power competition in the region?
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
US Navy: China and Russia ‘Focused on Taking the Lead’
January 06, 2016
US Navy: China and Russia ‘Focused on Taking the Lead’
In a new document, the Chief of Naval Operations outlines challenges the U.S. Navy will be facing in the 21st century.
US Navy: China and Russia ‘Focused on Taking the Lead’
How Asians Came to See the Seas and Naval Strategy Like the West
December 04, 2015
How Asians Came to See the Seas and Naval Strategy Like the West
Asians' perceptions of seapower have changed over time, but not as much as you'd think.
How Asians Came to See the Seas and Naval Strategy Like the West
America's Aircraft Carrier Challenge
July 10, 2015
America's Aircraft Carrier Challenge
The United States may operate 10 carriers, but it doesn't do so at the same time.
America's Aircraft Carrier Challenge
Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
March 19, 2015
Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
How you solve a problem like China is different than how you solve a problem like Russia.
Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
What Hawks Have to Say About the US Navy’s New Maritime Strategy
March 13, 2015
What Hawks Have to Say About the US Navy’s New Maritime Strategy
Two U.S. defense policy hawks provide mundane advice, but also offer some very useful suggestions.
What Hawks Have to Say About the US Navy’s New Maritime Strategy
What Can the Middle Ages Teach Us About US Naval Strategy?
March 12, 2015
What Can the Middle Ages Teach Us About US Naval Strategy?
The history of European chivalry offers valuable insights for analyzing the Sino-US naval competition.
What Can the Middle Ages Teach Us About US Naval Strategy?
Does Russia Really Need a Second Aircraft Carrier?
March 03, 2015
Does Russia Really Need a Second Aircraft Carrier?
Russia's top naval commander confirmed that the Kremlin is pursuing a second aircraft carrier. Does it need one?
Does Russia Really Need a Second Aircraft Carrier?
What to Expect From Russia's Pacific Fleet in 2015
March 02, 2015
What to Expect From Russia's Pacific Fleet in 2015
Will Russia's ambitious naval plans in the Pacific bear fruit this year?
What to Expect From Russia's Pacific Fleet in 2015
Surface Warfare Assets Have a Bright Future Indeed
February 11, 2015
Surface Warfare Assets Have a Bright Future Indeed
In contesting Chinese A2/AD systems, the U.S. Navy would do well to remember the role of its surface warfare combatants.
Surface Warfare Assets Have a Bright Future Indeed
Solving the US Navy's Carrier Fleet Puzzle
January 16, 2015
Solving the US Navy's Carrier Fleet Puzzle
The United States' Navy still faces a vibrant debate on the future of its aircraft carriers and supercarriers.
Solving the US Navy's Carrier Fleet Puzzle
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