Proceedings Magazine - May 2016

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One of the best examples of how innovation works militarily lies in the way the Navy overhauled its approach to submarine warfare in the Pacific during World War II....
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Chinese Navy Trains and Takes Risks
Improvements in Chinese Navy multi-mission platforms have seen a focus on realistic training.

In the past...

Putin's 'Potemkin-Plus' Navy
Western observers would be remiss to write off the resurgent Russian fleet for its bluff and bluster—it may be...
Special - Art & Artists Impact National Security

Once we entered the clan’s dead zone we lost all comms and our direct link with the rest of the fire team. No choice, though—we...

Now Hear This - It's Time to Push Rotary Manned-Unmanned Teaming

Discussions of Navy unmanned systems tend to focus on the MQ-4C Triton, carrier-launched fixed-wing programs,...

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How We Bridged a Wartime 'Learning Gap'
One of the best examples of how innovation works militarily lies in the way the Navy overhauled its approach to submarine...
A War-Gaming Renaissance
With several variants of the classic training tactic at its disposal, the Navy has many methods to anticipate the complex...
Operating Under Constant Surveillance

Emerging & Disruptive Technologies Essay Contest Winner - Sponsored with Leidos

 
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Jutland Through a Hundred-Year Lens
World War I’s great naval battle offers a classic illustration of the friction between two competing virtues: from-...
U.S. Navy In Review

It was just another day in the Navy, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John M. Richardson recounted in...

U.S. Marine Corps in Review

For the Marine Corps, 2015 was a year focused on providing combatant commanders with the right force in the...

Coast Guard Year in Review

In 2015 the Coast Guard proudly completed its 225th year in service to the nation as a premier maritime force...

U.S. Naval Aviation and Weapons Development in Review

Naval aviation’s greatest achievement during the past year may not be the advancement in its platforms,...

Naval Review Resources

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Editor's Page

The Naval Review has a 54-year history. It started in 1962 as an annual hardback publication that looked very much like a book. Frank...

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General Prize Essay Contest Sponsored

The Naval Institute is grateful to Andrew and Barbara Taylor and to the Crawford Taylor Foundation...

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Now Hear This - Innovation: A Three-Dimensional Formula

What is the formula for innovation, and more important, how do we sustain it? It comes down...

Nobody Asked Me, But . . . -It's Time to Train Women for the Fight

Every Marine learns that the purpose of the Marine Corps Infantry is to “locate, close with, and destroy...

From the Deckplates - Help Us Counter a Culture of Fear

Whenever sailors are asked their rate, we proudly announce it and typically include why it is better than the...

Charting A Course - To an Incoming Major Commander

Vice Admiral Doug Crowder, U.S. Navy (Retired),* earned a richly deserved service...

U.S. Merchant Marine and World Maritime Review

The year 2015 was a forgettable one for the vast majority of the global maritime community. Interestingly, this sentiment became pronounced by the...

Nobody Asked Me, But . . . - Navy Culture Needs To Embrace All Cultures

What do you think of when a man you barely know hugs you? During Plebe Summer 2005, I remember the excitement...

Leadership Forum - Zero-Defect Leadership Is the Problem

The expansive effort to rid our service of failure has unintended consequences that detract from performance and character. Specifically, a fear...

Book Reviews

The President’s Book of Secrets: The Untold Story of Intelligence Briefings to America’s Presidents from Kennedy to Obama...

Oceans - No More Jaws? Sharks under Stress

It was 1974 when the late Peter Benchley’s novel Jaws was published. It became an immediate best...

World Naval Developments - Minehunting System Scrapped, but Alternatives Exist

In March, the U.S. Navy canceled its Remote Minehunting System (RMS), which had been one of several modules...

Combat Fleets

On 20 March the French Aquitaine-class frigate Provence, having recently returned from taking part in India’s...

Lest We Forget - 'Guard and Guide Those Who Fly'

This coming fall, the Naval Institute Press will publish a book by retired Vice Admiral Robert F. Dunn. Although he is an accomplished writer with...

From Our Archive

'In this modern world, the instruments of warfare are not solely for waging war. Far more importantly, they are the means for...


 
 

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