A New War in the Pacific Could be ‘Trench Warfare’ at Sea
August 18, 2016
A New War in the Pacific Could be ‘Trench Warfare’ at Sea
Recent studies suggest A2/AD and AirSea Battle lead to costly stalemate, not victory.
A New War in the Pacific Could be ‘Trench Warfare’ at Sea
US to Upgrade Japanese and South Korean Destroyers With Latest Combat System
August 17, 2016
US to Upgrade Japanese and South Korean Destroyers With Latest Combat System
Japanese and South Korean destroyers are to receive the latest variant of the Aegis Combat System.
US to Upgrade Japanese and South Korean Destroyers With Latest Combat System
Top US Naval Officer in Asia Calls for Military Transparency in China Visit
August 11, 2016
Top US Naval Officer in Asia Calls for Military Transparency in China Visit
The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet urged the Chinese military to be more transparent about its intentions.
Top US Naval Officer in Asia Calls for Military Transparency in China Visit
US Navy Warship Makes 1st China Visit Since South China Sea Arbitration Ruling
August 08, 2016
US Navy Warship Makes 1st China Visit Since South China Sea Arbitration Ruling
A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer arrived in the Chinese port of Qingdao on Monday.
US Navy Warship Makes 1st China Visit Since South China Sea Arbitration Ruling
RIMPAC 2016: Bringing China Closer While Displaying Combat Prowess
August 03, 2016
RIMPAC 2016: Bringing China Closer While Displaying Combat Prowess
The exercise encourages partnership and understanding but also shows off important new capabilities.
RIMPAC 2016: Bringing China Closer While Displaying Combat Prowess
US Court Says Rules for Navy Low Frequency Sonar Program Violate Laws to Protect Whales
July 29, 2016
US Court Says Rules for Navy Low Frequency Sonar Program Violate Laws to Protect Whales
The decision affects rules for operating a long range U.S. Navy submarine surveillance program.
US Court Says Rules for Navy Low Frequency Sonar Program Violate Laws to Protect Whales
Perry in Japan, War in the Pacific, and the Rise of China
July 21, 2016
Perry in Japan, War in the Pacific, and the Rise of China
The United States has spooked a rising Pacific power before.
Perry in Japan, War in the Pacific, and the Rise of China
Top Chinese Admiral: China Ready to Counter ‘Any Aggression’ in South China Sea
July 20, 2016
Top Chinese Admiral: China Ready to Counter ‘Any Aggression’ in South China Sea
The admiral’s remarks come amidst a three-day visit by the U.S. Navy’s chief of naval operations to China.
Top Chinese Admiral: China Ready to Counter ‘Any Aggression’ in South China Sea
China and US Conduct Joint Submarine Rescue Drill
July 20, 2016
China and US Conduct Joint Submarine Rescue Drill
The joint submarine rescue exercise took place during Rim of the Pacific 2016 off the coast of Hawaii.
China and US Conduct Joint Submarine Rescue Drill
Delivery of US Navy’s New Aircraft Carrier Delayed
July 14, 2016
Delivery of US Navy’s New Aircraft Carrier Delayed
According to a U.S. Navy spokesperson, the delay has to do with “first-of-class” issues.
Delivery of US Navy’s New Aircraft Carrier Delayed
Top US Navy Officer Visits US Aircraft Carrier in South China Sea
June 07, 2016
Top US Navy Officer Visits US Aircraft Carrier in South China Sea
Amid growing tensions, the U.S. Navy’s highest ranking officer visited the John C. Stennis Strike Group last weekend.
Top US Navy Officer Visits US Aircraft Carrier in South China Sea
Russian Naval Expert Calls US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer ‘Giant Washtub’
May 20, 2016
Russian Naval Expert Calls US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer ‘Giant Washtub’
The U.S. Navy is slated to take possession of its newest surface warship this Friday.
Russian Naval Expert Calls US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer ‘Giant Washtub’
South China Sea: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation Near Fiery Cross Reef
May 10, 2016
South China Sea: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation Near Fiery Cross Reef
The USS William P. Lawrence conducted an innocent passage near Fiery Cross Reef.
South China Sea: US Navy Destroyer Asserts Freedom of Navigation Near Fiery Cross Reef
South China Sea Tit-for-Tat? China Refuses US Aircraft Carrier Port Call
May 03, 2016
South China Sea Tit-for-Tat? China Refuses US Aircraft Carrier Port Call
The Hong Kong port visit of a U.S. Navy command ship, however, appears to be unaffected by the recent announcement.
South China Sea Tit-for-Tat? China Refuses US Aircraft Carrier Port Call
Russia Intercepts US Aircraft (Maybe) Spying on Moscow’s Newest Ballistic Missile Sub
May 02, 2016
Russia Intercepts US Aircraft (Maybe) Spying on Moscow’s Newest Ballistic Missile Sub
A Russian MiG-31 intercepted a U.S. Navy P-8 Maritime patrol aircraft in Northeast Asia on April 21.
Russia Intercepts US Aircraft (Maybe) Spying on Moscow’s Newest Ballistic Missile Sub
China Tests New Weapon Capable of Breaching US Missile Defense Systems
April 28, 2016
China Tests New Weapon Capable of Breaching US Missile Defense Systems
Beijing has successfully tested a new hypersonic missile.
China Tests New Weapon Capable of Breaching US Missile Defense Systems
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