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China’s South China Sea Anti-Ship Missile Tests Up the Stakes
July 15, 2019
China’s South China Sea Anti-Ship Missile Tests Up the Stakes
The tests send a sharp message to the United States Navy.
China’s South China Sea Anti-Ship Missile Tests Up the Stakes
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Australia for Port Call Ahead of Talisman Sabre 2019
July 07, 2019
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Australia for Port Call Ahead of Talisman Sabre 2019
The Ronald Reagan Strike Group arrived in Australia.
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Australia for Port Call Ahead of Talisman Sabre 2019
US Navy Launches Newest Littoral Combat Ship
June 24, 2019
US Navy Launches Newest Littoral Combat Ship
The U.S. Navy christened the future USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul on June 15.
US Navy Launches Newest Littoral Combat Ship
US to Christen New Littoral Combat Ship
June 14, 2019
US to Christen New Littoral Combat Ship
The U.S. Navy will christen its newest Freedom-class littoral combat ship on June 15.
US to Christen New Littoral Combat Ship
US Shipbuilder Cuts First Steel for Lead <em>Columbia</em>-Class Ballistic Missile Submarine
May 27, 2019
US Shipbuilder Cuts First Steel for Lead Columbia-Class Ballistic Missile Submarine
Huntington Ingalls Industries officially began construction for the first-of-class USS Columbia on May 23.
US Shipbuilder Cuts First Steel for Lead Columbia-Class Ballistic Missile Submarine
US Navy Eyes More Combat Upgrades for Littoral Combat Ships
May 23, 2019
US Navy Eyes More Combat Upgrades for Littoral Combat Ships
Anti-ship missiles, new combat systems, and possible vertical launch cells being studied.
US Navy Eyes More Combat Upgrades for Littoral Combat Ships
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Scarborough Shoal
May 21, 2019
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Scarborough Shoal
The operation is the second of its kind in the month of May 2019.
South China Sea: US Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Scarborough Shoal
French, US, Australian, Japanese Warships Drill in Bay of Bengal
May 20, 2019
French, US, Australian, Japanese Warships Drill in Bay of Bengal
The La Perouse Exercise featured a French aircraft carrier and Australian submarines.
French, US, Australian, Japanese Warships Drill in Bay of Bengal
Multilateral Presence and the Free and Open Indo-Pacific
May 14, 2019
Multilateral Presence and the Free and Open Indo-Pacific
A recent multilateral set of drills involving the United States, Japan, India, and the Philippines is a model.
Multilateral Presence and the Free and Open Indo-Pacific
US Naval Chief in India for High-Level Defense Talks
May 14, 2019
US Naval Chief in India for High-Level Defense Talks
The U.S. chief of naval operations is in India this week for meetings.
US Naval Chief in India for High-Level Defense Talks
US, India, Japan, Philippine Navies Demonstrate Joint Presence in South China Sea
May 11, 2019
US, India, Japan, Philippine Navies Demonstrate Joint Presence in South China Sea
The four-way sail-through is the first engagement of its kind, highlighting coordination among like-minded Indo-Pacific navies.
US, India, Japan, Philippine Navies Demonstrate Joint Presence in South China Sea
A More Assertive US ‘Gray Zone’ Strategy
May 02, 2019
A More Assertive US ‘Gray Zone’ Strategy
Leaders want Russia and China to respond to U.S. initiative, not the other way around.
A More Assertive US ‘Gray Zone’ Strategy
The US Navy’s Shifting View of China’s Coast Guard and ‘Maritime Militia’
April 30, 2019
The US Navy’s Shifting View of China’s Coast Guard and ‘Maritime Militia’
The U.S. has told China that it’ll treat its coast guard and “maritime militia” as naval vessels, in effect.
The US Navy’s Shifting View of China’s Coast Guard and ‘Maritime Militia’
First New US Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead Produced
March 14, 2019
First New US Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead Produced
The first production unit of the W76 mod 2 warhead has been produced in Texas.
First New US Low-Yield Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Warhead Produced
Japan, UK, US to Hold Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise in Western Pacific
March 13, 2019
Japan, UK, US to Hold Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise in Western Pacific
For the second time in three months the three countries are holding an anti-submarine warfare exercise in Asian waters.
Japan, UK, US to Hold Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise in Western Pacific
US Navy Attack Sub to Participate in Japanese Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill
February 13, 2019
US Navy Attack Sub to Participate in Japanese Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill
A U.S. Navy submarine will participate in the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Submarine Competition this week.
US Navy Attack Sub to Participate in Japanese Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill
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