US Navy Orders 10 <em>Virginia</em>-class Submarines at a Record Cost of $17.6 Billion
May 03, 2014
US Navy Orders 10 Virginia-class Submarines at a Record Cost of $17.6 Billion
The deal ensures a continued global role for the U.S. Navy’s silent service.
US Navy Orders 10 Virginia-class Submarines at a Record Cost of $17.6 Billion
The US Navy Needs 161 More Ships
March 18, 2014
The US Navy Needs 161 More Ships
Plus, the Navy is expanding its Hydra program and exploring a new anti-ship missile.
The US Navy Needs 161 More Ships
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Search and Rescue: Cooperation in the South China Sea
March 11, 2014
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Search and Rescue: Cooperation in the South China Sea
The search and rescue effort for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight showcases rare goodwill in the South China Sea.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Search and Rescue: Cooperation in the South China Sea
Yes, The US Navy’s Been on a Strategic Holiday
January 16, 2014
Yes, The US Navy’s Been on a Strategic Holiday
For the past 2 decades plus the US Navy hasn’t had to fight for command of the sea. Is it now hungover?
Yes, The US Navy’s Been on a Strategic Holiday
How the US Lost the South China Sea Standoff
December 19, 2013
How the US Lost the South China Sea Standoff
China won the Cowpens/Liaoning encounter in the South China Sea. What lessons should the US draw?
How the US Lost the South China Sea Standoff
Militarization of the Arctic Heats Up, Russia Takes the Lead
December 06, 2013
Militarization of the Arctic Heats Up, Russia Takes the Lead
Arctic states have begun rebuilding their military forces and capabilities in order to operate in the region.
Militarization of the Arctic Heats Up, Russia Takes the Lead
Reality Check: US Naval Primacy Is Not Guaranteed
December 05, 2013
Reality Check: US Naval Primacy Is Not Guaranteed
If the U.S. Navy wants to continue controlling the seas, it may have to fight.
Reality Check: US Naval Primacy Is Not Guaranteed
America’s Undersea Advantage is Eroding
November 23, 2013
America’s Undersea Advantage is Eroding
With the U.S. Navy’s diminishing submarines and outdated armaments, the undersea balance in Asia is changing.
America’s Undersea Advantage is Eroding
Offshore Engagement: The Right U.S. Strategy for Asia
November 20, 2013
Offshore Engagement: The Right U.S. Strategy for Asia
Offshore engagement presents a middle ground between offshore balancing and deep commitment.
Offshore Engagement: The Right U.S. Strategy for Asia
How 'Fat Leonard' Scammed the US Navy
November 09, 2013
How 'Fat Leonard' Scammed the US Navy
Glenn Francis Leonard recruited US Naval officers as moles.
How 'Fat Leonard' Scammed the US Navy
Capt. Kirk Takes Command Of The <em>USS  Zumwalt</em>
November 02, 2013
Capt. Kirk Takes Command Of The USS Zumwalt
The U.S. Navy’s new Zumwalt-class is the next-generation in destroyer technology.
Capt. Kirk Takes Command Of The USS Zumwalt
US Military Protects Nuclear Missions From Sequestration
September 21, 2013
US Military Protects Nuclear Missions From Sequestration
The US Navy and Air Force have reaffirmed that nuclear delivery systems will be shielded from cuts.
US Military Protects Nuclear Missions From Sequestration
How Pearl Harbor Shaped US Submarine Doctrine
July 31, 2013
How Pearl Harbor Shaped US Submarine Doctrine
US subs were used defensively before Pearl Harbor, which transformed them into an offensive, decentralized force.
How Pearl Harbor Shaped US Submarine Doctrine
Time to End Military Equality in the US
July 17, 2013
Time to End Military Equality in the US
The Army, Navy, and USAF have enjoyed roughly equal shares of the budget since 1948. Change is needed.
Time to End Military Equality in the US
LCS: The US Navy's High-Value Skirmisher
June 10, 2013
LCS: The US Navy's High-Value Skirmisher
Littoral Combat Ships are joining the fleet whether critics like it or not. Here’s how to use them.
LCS: The US Navy's High-Value Skirmisher
The Interview: Congressman J. Randy Forbes
May 07, 2013
The Interview: Congressman J. Randy Forbes
Rep. Forbes discusses the future direction of America’s Navy, China, the pivot and more.
The Interview: Congressman J. Randy Forbes
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