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US Navy’s Latest Nuclear Attack Submarine Completes Sea Trials
April 20, 2017
US Navy’s Latest Nuclear Attack Submarine Completes Sea Trials
The new nuclear attack sub is slated to be commissioned in the summer of 2017.
US Navy’s Latest Nuclear Attack Submarine Completes Sea Trials
US Navy to Add 9 Warships in 2017
January 04, 2017
US Navy to Add 9 Warships in 2017
The U.S. Navy is slated to commission its new supercarrier this year, along with six surface warships and two subs.
US Navy to Add 9 Warships in 2017
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
Why the US Needs Conventional Submarines
April 14, 2016
Why the US Needs Conventional Submarines
Filling a capability gap in the U.S. Navy's Pacific operations.
Why the US Needs Conventional Submarines
US Navy Commissions ‘Most Lethal Warship’
August 04, 2015
US Navy Commissions ‘Most Lethal Warship’
The U.S. Navy just commissioned its 12th Virginia-class nuclear-attack submarine.
US Navy Commissions ‘Most Lethal Warship’
Confirmed: US Navy Launches Underwater Drone From Sub
July 24, 2015
Confirmed: US Navy Launches Underwater Drone From Sub
The US Navy is making slow but steady progress in expanding its undersea warfare capabilities.
Confirmed: US Navy Launches Underwater Drone From Sub
US Navy to Deploy Underwater Drones by the End of 2015
April 15, 2015
US Navy to Deploy Underwater Drones by the End of 2015
Will this be a game changer for undersea warfare?
US Navy to Deploy Underwater Drones by the End of 2015
US Subs Getting Firepower Boost
March 19, 2015
US Subs Getting Firepower Boost
Without an upgrade the navy will lose sixty percent of its undersea strike launchers by 2026.
US Subs Getting Firepower Boost
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?
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
Can Prompt Global Strike Survive Sequestration?
August 09, 2013
Can Prompt Global Strike Survive Sequestration?
The Virginia Payload Module is the latest part of the Prompt Global Strike program to see its funding slashed.
Can Prompt Global Strike Survive Sequestration?
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