November 01, 2012
U.S. Navy Take Notice: China is Becoming a World-Class Military Shipbuilder
The engine of China’s naval rise has flown under the radar – until now.
October 02, 2012
Top 5 Reasons Not to Ballyhoo China’s Carrier
China has recently commissioned its first aircraft carrier. How does it stack up against its competition?
August 05, 2012
Top 5 Things China’s Navy Needs...To Be a Blue-water Navy
While carriers and missiles make news, China’s navy needs platforms, skills, and habits to go global.
August 01, 2012
Help China Name Its Carrier!
Jim Holmes asks for your help to name China’s newest weapon of war.
January 04, 2011
US Navy’s Indian Ocean Folly?
Maritime strategy seems increasingly focused on the Indian Ocean and Persian Gulf. It risks leaving the Navy vulnerable in the Pacific.
October 18, 2010
Stepping Up Over N. Korea and WMD
Seoul’s move to fully join the Proliferation Security Initiative is welcome. But it’s China that really needs to be on board.
September 29, 2010
China’s Naval Build-up Not Over
Reports of the death of the PLA’s naval expansion are exaggerated. Any lull in development is likely to prove temporary.