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US, ROK Navies Hold Military Drill off Korean Peninsula
October 16, 2017
US, ROK Navies Hold Military Drill off Korean Peninsula
The naval exercise involves a U.S. carrier strike group and some of South Korea’s most advanced surface warships.
US, ROK Navies Hold Military Drill off Korean Peninsula
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Littoral Combat Ship
October 02, 2017
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Littoral Combat Ship
The U.S. Navy’s latest warship was delivered to the service on September 25.
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Littoral Combat Ship
US Navy, Marine Corps Unveil New Strategy to Turn Tables on A2/AD
October 02, 2017
US Navy, Marine Corps Unveil New Strategy to Turn Tables on A2/AD
New Marine role in sea control appears aimed at potential China conflicts.
US Navy, Marine Corps Unveil New Strategy to Turn Tables on A2/AD
US Navy to Re-Fit Tomahawk Cruise Missiles to Attack Ships
September 14, 2017
US Navy to Re-Fit Tomahawk Cruise Missiles to Attack Ships
But is the missile a good fit for the mission?
US Navy to Re-Fit Tomahawk Cruise Missiles to Attack Ships
US Navy’s Latest Littoral Combat Ship Completes Acceptance Trials
September 07, 2017
US Navy’s Latest Littoral Combat Ship Completes Acceptance Trials
The U.S. Navy’s latest warship completed acceptance trials in late August.
US Navy’s Latest Littoral Combat Ship Completes Acceptance Trials
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
August 30, 2017
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
Days after North Korea launched an IRBM, the United States successfully conducted a complex test of the U.S. Navy’s latest missile interceptor.
US Successfully Tests SM-6 Missile Interceptor in Pacific
Leveraging US Military Power in South China Sea
August 22, 2017
Leveraging US Military Power in South China Sea
The U.S. should leverage the prospect of new military balancing capabilities to establish an accommodation with China in the South China Sea.
Leveraging US Military Power in South China Sea
Simplifying an Otherwise Complicated Maritime Environment: Operate, Navigate, Communicate
August 22, 2017
Simplifying an Otherwise Complicated Maritime Environment: Operate, Navigate, Communicate
Why maritime captains need to prioritize time and effort towards "operating, navigating and communicating."
Simplifying an Otherwise Complicated Maritime Environment: Operate, Navigate, Communicate
US Navy’s New Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile Completes First Free Flight From Bomber
August 21, 2017
US Navy’s New Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile Completes First Free Flight From Bomber
The test proves the weapon’s ability to identity and prosecutes a moving target at sea.
US Navy’s New Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile Completes First Free Flight From Bomber
Asia-Pacific Powers Race for a Backup to GPS
August 10, 2017
Asia-Pacific Powers Race for a Backup to GPS
Nations in the Asia-Pacific region are working to make GPS more robust and resilient for their navies.
Asia-Pacific Powers Race for a Backup to GPS
Distributed Lethality in the Works: US Test Fires New Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile
August 02, 2017
Distributed Lethality in the Works: US Test Fires New Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile
Lockheed Martin reportedly successfully test fired for the first time a surface-launched variant of its new anti-ship missile.
Distributed Lethality in the Works: US Test Fires New Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Completes First Flight Operations
July 31, 2017
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Completes First Flight Operations
The lead ship of the U.S. Navy’s new class of aircraft carriers conducted its first fixed-wing flight operations at sea.
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Completes First Flight Operations
East China Sea: 2 Chinese Fighters Conduct 'Unsafe' Intercept of US EP-3 Surveillance Aircraft
July 25, 2017
East China Sea: 2 Chinese Fighters Conduct 'Unsafe' Intercept of US EP-3 Surveillance Aircraft
The incident is the third of its kind this year and the second to take place over the East China Sea.
East China Sea: 2 Chinese Fighters Conduct 'Unsafe' Intercept of US EP-3 Surveillance Aircraft
US Designing New Unmanned Vehicles to Help Its Subs Detect Adversaries
July 19, 2017
US Designing New Unmanned Vehicles to Help Its Subs Detect Adversaries
UUVs would give U.S. Subs active sonar without revealing themselves.
US Designing New Unmanned Vehicles to Help Its Subs Detect Adversaries
US Navy Commissions New Warship in Pearl Harbor to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’
July 17, 2017
US Navy Commissions New Warship in Pearl Harbor to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’
The new warship “is the embodiment of America’s resolve to protect our homeland and defend our allies,” the U.S. military’s most senior officer in the Asia-Pacific says.
US Navy Commissions New Warship in Pearl Harbor to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’
US Navy Solicits Industry Solutions for a More Capable Frigate
July 15, 2017
US Navy Solicits Industry Solutions for a More Capable Frigate
Expanded combat requirements cast doubt on adequacy of improving Littoral Combat Ship designs.
US Navy Solicits Industry Solutions for a More Capable Frigate
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