Proceedings Magazine - March 2002 Vol. 128/3/1,189

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  • 'We Were Great': Navy Air War in Afghanistan
    By Vice Admiral John B. Nathman, USN

  • 'We Stand by You'
    By Commanders of Navies

    Navies from around the globe have been in the forefront of the war against the Taliban and al Qaeda. This year, the Naval Institute asked the commanders of the world's navies: "What is your Navy doing about the threat of...

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  • War on Terrorism Requires Resolve
    by Dave Grange
  • World Naval Developments: India Begins Naval Upgrade
    by Norman Friedman
  • Comment and Discussion
  • S-3B Maverick Plus System Breathes New Life into Old Airframe
    by Lieutenants Tim Hill and Kevin Quarderer, U.S. Navy, Naval Force Aircraft Test Squadron
  • Missing and Presumed Dead?
    by David Patten
  • Kursk Postscript
    by Norman Polmar
  • World Navies in Review
    by A. D. Baker III
  • 'We Stand by You'
    by Commanders of Navies
  • Photo Contest Winners
  • The U.S.-Japan Alliance Is Vital
    by Andrew Cummings
  • East Asia & U.S. Need Each Other
    by Major Tai-Tiong Tan, Singapore Navy
  • The Falklands: 20 Years Too Soon
    by Alexander Wooley
  • Is a China-India Naval Alliance Possible?
    by Steven Forsberg
  • The European Rapid Reaction Force: A Transatlantic Issue?
    by Captain Gordon Wilson, Royal Navy (Ret.)
  • Spain Wants to Play Big
    by Juan Carlos Campbell-Cruz
  • Kola Has Lost Significance
    by Ingemar Dorfer
  • Nobody Asked Me, But ... China: More Foe than Friend
    by Captain Steven A. Givler, U.S. Air Force
  • The QDR and East Asia
    by Rear Admiral Michael McDevitt, USN (Ret.)
  • Jack of all Trades, Master of None
    by Lieutenant Commander D. J. Harris, USN
  • 'We Were Great': Navy Air War in Afghanistan
    by Vice Admiral John B. Nathman, USN
  • A View from the RHIB
    by Lieutenant (junior grade) Bradley H. McGuire, USN
  • Transformation: Billy Mitchell Style
    by William D. O'Neil
  • We Need NVD-Compatible Lighting on Ships
    by Commander Frank G. Coyle, U.S. Navy
  • Ensuring the Super Stallion's Future
    by Major David Dowling, U.S. Marine Corps
  • We Need High-Speed Vessels Again
    by Captain Jeff Kline, U.S. Navy
  • Book Reviews
  • U.S. Navy: DoD Reveals New Nuclear Policy
    by Norman Polmar
  • Naval Systems: New Radar May Start Navy on Consolidation Path
    by Ed Walsh
  • Points of Interest: Sailors Take Advantage of War-Zone Tax Breaks
    by Tom Philpott
  • Lest We Forget: Fighter Squadron 162 (VF-162)
    by Lieutenant Commander Rick Burgess, U.S. Navy (Retired)
  • Notebook
  • Nobody Asked Me, But ... A Medal for Not Getting Into Trouble
    by Electronics Technician Third Class Charly L. Williams, U.S. Navy
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  • War on Terrorism Requires Resolve
    By Major General Dave Grange, USA (Ret.)

    This country's war against terrorists and those who support them requires a tough strategy built on five pillars. First, we must demonstrate the will to provide the resources and accept the sacrifices required to win. This resolve must be...

  • Lest We Forget: Fighter Squadron 162 (VF-162)
    By Eric Wertheim

    Fighter Squadron 162 (VF-162)

    Fighter Squadron 162 (VF-162) was established on 1 September 1960 as a unit of newly formed Carrier Air Group 16 (CVG-16). However, the Hunters, equipped with F4D-1 Skyray fighters, made their first...


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