September 17, 2019
Kilo Impact in the Bay of Bengal
By Mohammad Rubaiyat Rahman
India is readying a submarine for Myanmar, but New Delhi won't replace Beijing as a top defense supplier.
April 28, 2016
Will Indonesia Buy Submarines From France?
By Prashanth Parameswaran
An Indonesian shipbuilder has formed a formal working group with a French company.
March 18, 2016
Vietnam’s Quest for a Greenwater Navy
By Collin Koh
Despite the recent headlines, Vietnam still has a lot of ground to cover to establish a revitalized and balanced navy.
October 01, 2015
China’s Nuclear Submarine Distraction
By Robert Potter
Appearing to be powerful can sometimes distract from building the capability that generates power.
January 30, 2014
Submarines in Southeast Asia: Proliferation, Not a Race
By Koh Swee Lean Collin
ASEAN countries are looking to bolster their submarine fleets, but this is not an arms race.
January 23, 2014
Lessons from the Battle of the Paracel Islands
By Ngo Minh Tri and Koh Swee Lean Collin
Forty years on, the battle has enduring lessons for Vietnam’s naval modernization.
January 17, 2014
Philippine Navy Adds to Regional Arms Build-Up
By Luke Hunt
ASEAN navies expand in response to China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea.
April 02, 2013
Vietnam To Receive Advanced Russian Sub in 2013
The Kilo-class submarine, dubbed the “black hole” by the U.S. Navy, will soon be joining Vietnam’s armed forces.
November 01, 2012
Vietnam’s Undersea Anti-Access Fleet
The logic of access denial could work for Hanoi—and against stability in Southeast Asia.