US Navy Orders 20 New Anti-Submarine Warfare Planes
February 01, 2016
US Navy Orders 20 New Anti-Submarine Warfare Planes
The contract covers 16 new aircraft for the U.S. Navy and four aircraft for the Royal Australian Air Force.
US Navy Orders 20 New Anti-Submarine Warfare Planes
Singapore: US Navy Littoral Combat Ship Out of Action After Gear Damage
January 22, 2016
Singapore: US Navy Littoral Combat Ship Out of Action After Gear Damage
A Littoral Combat Ship has been sidelined for an indefinite time in Singapore because of machinery damage.
Singapore: US Navy Littoral Combat Ship Out of Action After Gear Damage
US and Japan Hold Naval Drills off Guam
January 22, 2016
US and Japan Hold Naval Drills off Guam
The annual bilateral naval exercise began on January 20 off the coast of Guam.
US and Japan Hold Naval Drills off Guam
Iranian Navy Holds US Navy Sailors in the Persian Gulf
January 13, 2016
Iranian Navy Holds US Navy Sailors in the Persian Gulf
10 U.S. sailors were detained by the Iranian Navy on Tuesday after entering Iran's territorial waters.
Iranian Navy Holds US Navy Sailors in the Persian Gulf
US Navy Wants New Missile for Littoral Combat Ship by End of 2016
January 08, 2016
US Navy Wants New Missile for Littoral Combat Ship by End of 2016
However, no decision on what new missile system to purchase has been made yet, according to a U.S. Navy admiral.
US Navy Wants New Missile for Littoral Combat Ship by End of 2016
What If Japan Had Won The Battle of Midway?
January 08, 2016
What If Japan Had Won The Battle of Midway?
One of the most decisive battles of the Second World War could have ended up very differently. Be glad it didn’t though.
What If Japan Had Won The Battle of Midway?
US Navy: China and Russia ‘Focused on Taking the Lead’
January 06, 2016
US Navy: China and Russia ‘Focused on Taking the Lead’
In a new document, the Chief of Naval Operations outlines challenges the U.S. Navy will be facing in the 21st century.
US Navy: China and Russia ‘Focused on Taking the Lead’
Everything You Wanted to Know About the USS <em>Lassen</em>'s FONOP in the South China Sea
January 06, 2016
Everything You Wanted to Know About the USS Lassen's FONOP in the South China Sea
U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter finally comes out with a comprehensive account of the USS Lassen's FONOP.
Everything You Wanted to Know About the USS Lassen's FONOP in the South China Sea
US Navy’s Fleet of Littoral Combat Ships Will Be Cut to 40 Vessels
December 22, 2015
US Navy’s Fleet of Littoral Combat Ships Will Be Cut to 40 Vessels
U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter wants to save money to purchase more fighter jets and missiles for the Navy.
US Navy’s Fleet of Littoral Combat Ships Will Be Cut to 40 Vessels
China Tests New Hypersonic Weapon
November 26, 2015
China Tests New Hypersonic Weapon
China has conducted yet another test of a hypersonic glide vehicle designed to defeat U.S. missile defenses.
China Tests New Hypersonic Weapon
Next US Navy South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation: Mischief Reef
November 23, 2015
Next US Navy South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation: Mischief Reef
The U.S. Navy will likely sail within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef soon.
Next US Navy South China Sea Freedom of Navigation Operation: Mischief Reef
Will the United States Base 2 Aircraft Carriers in Japan?
November 20, 2015
Will the United States Base 2 Aircraft Carriers in Japan?
A new study suggests that basing more ships overseas will help the overstretched U.S. Navy meet its global commitments.
Will the United States Base 2 Aircraft Carriers in Japan?
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
November 18, 2015
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem arrives in Shanghai ahead of the drills.
China and US Hold Joint Naval Exercise
Carrier Wars: Imagine a US Navy Without the F/A-18 Super Hornet
November 17, 2015
Carrier Wars: Imagine a US Navy Without the F/A-18 Super Hornet
What would a U.S. Navy without the F/A-18 Super Hornet look like?
Carrier Wars: Imagine a US Navy Without the F/A-18 Super Hornet
US Hawks Want 12 Aircraft Carriers for US Navy
November 06, 2015
US Hawks Want 12 Aircraft Carriers for US Navy
A lawmaker is pushing to increase the number of operational aircraft carriers in the U.S. Navy from 11 to 12.
US Hawks Want 12 Aircraft Carriers for US Navy
A First: Japanese and US Navies Hold Exercise in South China Sea
October 31, 2015
A First: Japanese and US Navies Hold Exercise in South China Sea
Following Malabar 2015, a Japanese destroyer and a U.S. carrier are exercising together in the South China Sea.
A First: Japanese and US Navies Hold Exercise in South China Sea
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