In A2/AD Showcase, Iranian Navy Sinks <em>Nimitz</em> Carrier Mock-Up
February 28, 2015
In A2/AD Showcase, Iranian Navy Sinks Nimitz Carrier Mock-Up
Does the video tell us anything about Iran's anti-access/anti-denial capabilities in the Strait of Hormuz?
In A2/AD Showcase, Iranian Navy Sinks Nimitz Carrier Mock-Up
4 US Littoral Combat Ships to Operate out of Singapore by 2018
February 19, 2015
4 US Littoral Combat Ships to Operate out of Singapore by 2018
The controversial naval vessel will also participate in a military exercise off the coast of South Korea next month.
4 US Littoral Combat Ships to Operate out of Singapore by 2018
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
The Truth About China's Aircraft Carriers
February 10, 2015
The Truth About China's Aircraft Carriers
The hype surrounding Chinese aircraft carriers disregards PLAN budget realities.
The Truth About China's Aircraft Carriers
Are the Ukraine Crisis and ISIS Threatening the Pivot to Asia?
February 10, 2015
Are the Ukraine Crisis and ISIS Threatening the Pivot to Asia?
The chairman of the House Seapower and Projection Forces subcommittee shows concerns over the U.S. pivot to Asia.
Are the Ukraine Crisis and ISIS Threatening the Pivot to Asia?
The One Article to Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
February 03, 2015
The One Article to Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
A fascinating new paper by two academics asks us to question a fundamental assumption about China’s naval buildup.
The One Article to Read on Chinese Naval Strategy in 2015
The End of the Submarine as We Know it?
January 30, 2015
The End of the Submarine as We Know it?
A new report argues for a significant rethinking of how the U.S. Navy conducts undersea warfare.
The End of the Submarine as We Know it?
The Pentagon Once Again Seeks the World's Largest Defense Budget
January 29, 2015
The Pentagon Once Again Seeks the World's Largest Defense Budget
The Department of Defense wants more money to fight terrorism and reassure its European allies.
The Pentagon Once Again Seeks the World's Largest Defense Budget
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
January 22, 2015
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
However, the U.S. Defense Department will continue to pursue counter-A2/AD strategies.
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
When Is a Strategy Not a Strategy?
January 07, 2015
When Is a Strategy Not a Strategy?
The Naval Diplomat revisits the history of the framing of the 2007 U.S. Maritime Strategy.
When Is a Strategy Not a Strategy?
Is the US Navy’s New Ray Gun a Good Idea?
December 12, 2014
Is the US Navy’s New Ray Gun a Good Idea?
The U.S. Navy's new laser weaponry is a powerful deterrent to would-be foes, but its low cost of use is worrisome.
Is the US Navy’s New Ray Gun a Good Idea?
China's Navy Is Already Challenging the US in Asia
October 16, 2014
China's Navy Is Already Challenging the US in Asia
The PLA already contests maritime Asia with the United States.
China's Navy Is Already Challenging the US in Asia
China's New Age of Military Diplomacy
August 21, 2014
China's New Age of Military Diplomacy
The PLA has expanded its presence and influence in the international military community over the last year.
China's New Age of Military Diplomacy
HADR and US-China Military Cooperation
July 28, 2014
HADR and US-China Military Cooperation
It is time for the two powers to work together on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
HADR and US-China Military Cooperation
Managing the United States' Global Naval Partnerships
July 10, 2014
Managing the United States' Global Naval Partnerships
The U.S. Navy has decisions to make on cooperation with other global navies. Will it make the right ones?
Managing the United States' Global Naval Partnerships
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
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