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Yes, the Aircraft Carrier Is Still Viable
March 04, 2016
Yes, the Aircraft Carrier Is Still Viable
U.S. flattops are not significantly more vulnerable today. It is our frame of reference that has changed.
Yes, the Aircraft Carrier Is Still Viable
Don’t Write Taiwan’s Air Force Off Just Yet
April 13, 2015
Don’t Write Taiwan’s Air Force Off Just Yet
Taiwan needs anti-access strategy, but it also needs an air force to complement it.
Don’t Write Taiwan’s Air Force Off Just Yet
Can the US Navy Actually Afford to Keep Its Aircraft Carriers?
March 13, 2015
Can the US Navy Actually Afford to Keep Its Aircraft Carriers?
It is unlikely that the US Navy will abandon its carrier fleet in the years ahead, yet maintaining it will be costly.
Can the US Navy Actually Afford to Keep Its Aircraft Carriers?
Nuclear Bombers in an A2/AD World
June 11, 2014
Nuclear Bombers in an A2/AD World
Anti-access/area-denial capabilities will not impact the nuclear mission of America’s bomber fleet.
Nuclear Bombers in an A2/AD World
Bases for America’s Asia-Pacific Rebalance
May 02, 2014
Bases for America’s Asia-Pacific Rebalance
Part one of a two-part series evaluating the evolving network of US bases in the Asia-Pacific.
Bases for America’s Asia-Pacific Rebalance
Air-Sea Battle: A Dangerous Way to Deal with China
September 03, 2013
Air-Sea Battle: A Dangerous Way to Deal with China
Air-Sea Battle seems a particularly risky response to China’s growing capabilities, and of questionable necessity.
Air-Sea Battle: A Dangerous Way to Deal with China
Move, Countermove in the Anti-Access Game
January 02, 2013
Move, Countermove in the Anti-Access Game
New technologies like unmanned surface ships could put a dent in some nation’s anti-access plans.
Move, Countermove in the Anti-Access Game
Anti-Access on the Korean Peninsula
October 30, 2012
Anti-Access on the Korean Peninsula
North Korea confronts probably the hardest anti-access challenge of any coastal defender.
Anti-Access on the Korean Peninsula
The Home Team Anti-Access Advantage
September 11, 2012
The Home Team Anti-Access Advantage
Why A2/AD is a Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome version of the NCAA or NFL.
The Home Team Anti-Access Advantage
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