Proceedings Magazine - June 2016

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Commander William Earl Fannin, Class of 1945, Captsone Essay Contest

Fast-attack, cruise-missile, and ballistic-missile submarines with their covert, yet revered...
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Cyber Weapons Are Not Created Equal
Despite public phobia to the contrary, cyber attacks are no simple thing; great sophistication is required to bridge the...
The Fourth Battle of the Atlantic
With ‘more activity from Russian submarines than we’ve seen since the days of the Cold War,’ an improved...
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Bronco 12 Cleared Hot
A great deal of recent discussion has focused on the need to find innovative, cost-effective ways to accomplish our...
Now Hear This - Read. Write. Fight.

Warfare is a violent, intellectual contest between thinking and adapting adversaries. Usually, the team that can think better and adapt faster...

Charting A Course - A Second Revolt of the Admirals?

On 24 April 2016, in a column in the Tampa Tribune, retired Navy Admiral William McRaven (recently...

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Submarines Reign Supreme

Commander William Earl Fannin, Class of 1945, Captsone Essay Contest

Fast-attack, cruise-missile, and ballistic-...
Embrace the Digital-Native Marines

Commander William Earl Fannin, Class of 1945, Capstone Essay Contest

The expeditionary nature of the Marine Corps...
Pivot to the Pacific—at Hypersonic Speed

Commander William Earl Fannin, Class of 1945, Captsone Essay Contest

As anti-access/area-denial challenges rise in...
SEAL Training Is A Choice

Commander William Earl Fannin, Class of 1945, Captsone Essay Contest

Assignment to compete to be a Navy Special...
Containing the Nuclear Threat
Nuclear terrorism is an ever-present danger that the military cannot combat alone. Governments and private industry must...
Leadership Forum - Critical-Thought Leaders Achieve Best Outcomes

After our commissioning, my junior-officer peers deployed all over the world. My chance to join them was...

The Lives of a Chinese Gunboat
In one tense confrontation after another, YZ-310 cut a swath across the South China Sea, earning herself homefront...
‘Launch the Flyswatter!’
Arming U.S. submarines with subsurface-to-air missiles would help mitigate one of the undersea fleet’s last remaining...
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“Let there be gall enough in thy ink, though thou write with a goose-pen, no matter.”...

Book Reviews

Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS

Joby Warrick. New York: Doubleday, 2015. 368 pp. Map. Notes. Index. $28.95

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CEO Notes

Annual Meeting

As I reported briefly in my column last month because Proceedings was on deadline, the Annual Meeting was a...

Combat Fleets

Work is continuing to progress on Germany’s new Type 125 frigates, known as the Baden-Württemberg class. As pictured here, the...

From the Deckplates - Take Back Block 43

The greatest threat to our Navy does not come from the Russians, the Iranians, or the Chinese. It comes from...

Lest We Forget - Give ’em Hell Harry’s Unification Fight

President Harry S Truman had served in the National Guard, with Army artillery in World War I, and as a colonel...

Editor's Page

The June Proceedings traditionally publishes extra coverage on submarines and submarine warfare. We feature each of the warfare...

Nobody Asked Me, But . . . - The Coast Guard Should Embrace Its 12th Statutory Mission

The Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, Admiral Paul Zukunft, said in his State of the Coast Guard speech on 23...

Naval Systems - Sub Navy Continues Fast Hi-Tech Insert for Sonars

The U.S. Navy this spring awarded Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training (MST) $21 million under a...

Naval Institute Foundation

In His Own Words: Rear Admiral Joseph F. Callo, USNR (Ret.)

I first became involved with the Naval Institute when I responded to a mail...

Professional Notes

Sharper Minds, Sharper Sailors

By Lieutenant Adam Thomas Biggs, Medical Service Corps, U.S. Navy, and Captain Rees L. Lee,...

World Naval Developments - Smartphone Cracked, Documents Hacked—Welcome to Cyber Reality

The world was treated to two public examples of cyber warfare in April. The most spectacular was the release of...


 
 

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