US Navy Shipbuilding Plan: Is It Achievable, Is It Enough?
September 30, 2016
US Navy Shipbuilding Plan: Is It Achievable, Is It Enough?
New reports cast doubt on the plan’s affordability and adequacy while China's fleet expands.
US Navy Shipbuilding Plan: Is It Achievable, Is It Enough?
US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer Suffers Engineering Casualty
September 22, 2016
US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer Suffers Engineering Casualty
The repairs on the new warship could take up to two weeks, according to the U.S. Navy.
US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer Suffers Engineering Casualty
Japan Set to Intensify South China Sea Involvement
September 17, 2016
Japan Set to Intensify South China Sea Involvement
Despite Chinese warnings, Japan isn't about to leave the South China Sea.
Japan Set to Intensify South China Sea Involvement
Distributed Lethality at Work: Combining the F-35 and Aegis Missile Defense
September 15, 2016
Distributed Lethality at Work: Combining the F-35 and Aegis Missile Defense
The U.S. Navy conducted its first live fire exercise to test the integration of two of its most advanced weapon systems.
Distributed Lethality at Work: Combining the F-35 and Aegis Missile Defense
US Navy to Hold Massive Naval Drill in Western Pacific
September 08, 2016
US Navy to Hold Massive Naval Drill in Western Pacific
The exercise will include over a dozen surface warships, 180 aircraft, and 18,000 military personnel.
US Navy to Hold Massive Naval Drill in Western Pacific
US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer Soon to Test Weapon Systems
September 07, 2016
US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer Soon to Test Weapon Systems
The new warship is expected to be commissioned next month.
US Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer Soon to Test Weapon Systems
US Navy Takes Delivery of New Nuclear Attack Submarine
September 01, 2016
US Navy Takes Delivery of New Nuclear Attack Submarine
The new nuclear attack sub was delivered ahead of schedule and is slated to be commissioned in October.
US Navy Takes Delivery of New Nuclear Attack Submarine
Getting the Right World War I Metaphor for a US-China Clash
August 27, 2016
Getting the Right World War I Metaphor for a US-China Clash
The Great War has less to tell us about how a Pacific War might start than what it might look like.
Getting the Right World War I Metaphor for a US-China Clash
China and US Navies Conduct Joint Search and Rescue Drill
August 18, 2016
China and US Navies Conduct Joint Search and Rescue Drill
The Chinese and U.S. navies also held a Code for Unplanned Encounters at Sea exercise.
China and US Navies Conduct Joint Search and Rescue Drill
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
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