Proceedings Magazine - August 2013 Vol. 139/8/1,326

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An interviewer gets to know another person’s approach to the world quite well when the subject describes his life in more...

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Risk Management for the Proficient Operator
The ability to recognize and mitigate risk is a critical component of mission success—and the sign of a true...
It's All about the Bystanders
Why do highly trained and trusted people fail to act when witnessing misconduct or policy violations?

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Reinvent the Fifth Armed Service, Quickly
The U.S. Coast Guard is in critical condition, and it needs several key changes to stop the hemorrhaging.
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Roadmap to the Rebalance
The Navy needs to take the long view in delineating the ends, ways, and means of its shift to the Pacific.
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'A Difference Between Knowledge and Wisdom'

The newly retired Commander European Command and Supreme Allied Commander Europe spoke recently with Managing Editor Fred Schultz about the...

Creating Integrated Warfighting Capabilities
To meet increasing demands with decreasing budgets, ‘integration and interoperability’ become words for the...
Editor's Page

Proficiency. It’s been the watchword of Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr. since shortly after he became the Coast Guard’s 24th Commandant in...

Now Hear This - Changing Times Bring Uncertainty

Among today’s many fast-moving changes are the very real prospect of U.S....

From the Deckplates - Our Solemn Vow

It really isn’t surprising Americans are losing faith in their most...

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Tribute - A Man of Integrity

An interviewer gets to know another person’s approach to the world quite...

Partnering for Success
In the fight against criminal organizations’ illcit activities, the maritime law enforcement cycle of success thrives...
U.S. Coast Guard Resources

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Learning from IEDs
2013 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest Winnner
 
Dealing with...
Neglected Intelligence: The Japanese in the Solomons Campaign
While the Japanese did enjoy some success in intercepting American radio traffic in the Pacific Theater of World War II,...
CEO Notes

Strategic thinking; proposals for strengthening and advancing the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard; challenges to conventional wisdom; and...

Comment and Discussion
Nobody Asked me, But. . . - Where Is the Sea Control?

Introductory Navy history courses typically begin with lectures on traditions...

Book Reviews

Fire and Forget: Short Stories from the Long War

Roy Scranton and Matt Gallagher, eds. Boston: Da Capo Press, 2013. 256 pp. $15....

Professional Notes

The Coast Guard Needs Designated Instructor Pilots

By Lieutenant Brian Boland, U.S. Coast Guard

From 2008 through...

U.S. Navy - The LCS Games Continue

The U.S. Navy’s leadership is making a full-court press to “save...

Naval Systems - Navy Pushes Hard on Seabasing as Montford Point Delivers

The U.S. Navy notified General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Company...

World Naval Developments - The Perils of Russian Shipbuilding

Early in July the Indian Navy announced that it was finally running acceptance...

Combat Fleets

On 5 June Norway announced the first live fire ship-to-ship engagement test of its Naval Strike Missile (NSM). The new antiship weapon was...

Lest We Forget - Lewis Warrington

Joining the Navy as a midshipman at the age of 18 in January 1800, Lewis...

Naval Institute Foundation

In Appreciation: Frank B. Kelso

One of the more popular oral histories in the Naval Institute’s collection is that of Admiral Frank...

From Our Archive

‘It doesn’t matter if the water is cold or warm if you’re going to have to wade through it anyway.’  ...


 
 

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