Road to 350: Can the US Build a 350-Ship Fleet the Navy Actually Wants?
November 28, 2016
Road to 350: Can the US Build a 350-Ship Fleet the Navy Actually Wants?
Shipbuilding capacity, political & budget uncertainty, combat capability, complicate any new plan.
Road to 350: Can the US Build a 350-Ship Fleet the Navy Actually Wants?
US Navy’s Newest Stealth Warship Breaks Down
November 22, 2016
US Navy’s Newest Stealth Warship Breaks Down
The U.S. Navy’s most technologically advanced destroyer has suffered an engineering casualty.
US Navy’s Newest Stealth Warship Breaks Down
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?
Road to 350: What Does the US Navy Do Anyway?
November 18, 2016
Road to 350: What Does the US Navy Do Anyway?
As Trump promises a 350-ship fleet, a primer on the U.S. Navy today.
Road to 350: What Does the US Navy Do Anyway?
Trump’s New Navy: Does the US Really Need 350 Warships?
November 15, 2016
Trump’s New Navy: Does the US Really Need 350 Warships?
Defense hawks are embracing Donald Trump’s idea of expanding U.S. naval power.
Trump’s New Navy: Does the US Really Need 350 Warships?
US Navy Upgrading Undersea Sub-Detecting Sensor Network
November 04, 2016
US Navy Upgrading Undersea Sub-Detecting Sensor Network
New contract augments old Cold War "SOSUS" arrays.
US Navy Upgrading Undersea Sub-Detecting Sensor Network
Is the US Navy’s New Supercarrier Facing Additional Delays?
November 04, 2016
Is the US Navy’s New Supercarrier Facing Additional Delays?
There is still no commissioning date for the lead ship of the U.S. Navy’s new class of aircraft carrier.
Is the US Navy’s New Supercarrier Facing Additional Delays?
US Navy Expanding Ability to Sustain Operations in South China Sea
October 19, 2016
US Navy Expanding Ability to Sustain Operations in South China Sea
Agreements with partners and new at-sea capabilities will help ships repair and replenish locally.
US Navy Expanding Ability to Sustain Operations in South China Sea
US Navy Commissions Most Technologically Advanced Stealth Warship
October 18, 2016
US Navy Commissions Most Technologically Advanced Stealth Warship
The U.S. Navy’s newest destroyer was commissioned on October 15.
US Navy Commissions Most Technologically Advanced Stealth Warship
Louder Than Words: Actions Speak Volumes for New Zealand-US Relations
October 12, 2016
Louder Than Words: Actions Speak Volumes for New Zealand-US Relations
As Wellington pursues improvement in its relations with Washington, challenges remain.
Louder Than Words: Actions Speak Volumes for New Zealand-US Relations
John F. Lehman, Former US Secretary of the Navy, on the South China Sea
October 10, 2016
John F. Lehman, Former US Secretary of the Navy, on the South China Sea
John F. Lehman, former U.S. secretary of the navy, speaks to The Diplomat on U.S. strategy in the South China Sea.
John F. Lehman, Former US Secretary of the Navy, on the South China Sea
US Navy Holds Naval Drill in South China Sea
October 07, 2016
US Navy Holds Naval Drill in South China Sea
US Navy warships held a number of interoperability drills in the South China Sea.
US Navy Holds Naval Drill in South China Sea
2 US Warships Make Port Call in Hong Kong
October 01, 2016
2 US Warships Make Port Call in Hong Kong
The visit of two U.S. Navy vessels comes five months after China cancelled a port visit by a U.S. aircraft carrier.
2 US Warships Make Port Call in Hong Kong
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
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