Proceedings Magazine - December 2013 Vol. 139/12/1,330

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A U.S. Navy destroyer commander received the Silver Star for his heroism fighting the Japanese 70 years ago during World...

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The Russian Navy 'Rebalances' to the Mediterranean
As NATO and the United States deprioritize a former strategic center of gravity, Russia eagerly moves in to fill the void...
Anti-Access Lessons from the Past
Imperial Japan’s plan for fighting the U.S. Navy before World War II and contemporary China’s maritime area-...
A Few Disruptive Thoughts

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Unman Your Battle Stations!

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Editor's Page

As we reach the end of another year we thought we’d try to peer into the future and see what might be looming on the horizon for America...

Now Hear This - We Need a New Project 60

Tectonic geostrategic forces in international politics are shifting, causing a...

From the Deckplates - Everything It Stands For

Whenever you have a chance, thank a veteran for their service. Let them know how...

Member Only Content

Special - Chasing the Fall of the Shot

A U.S. Navy destroyer commander received the Silver Star for his heroism...

Leading the Way in Ballistic-Missile Defense
For the U.S. Navy and a growing number of its partners, the key word is ‘Aegis.’

The United...

Strengthening the Shipbuilding Industry
To prevent atrophy in a fiscally challenged environment, the U.S. Navy and ship manufacturers will need to adopt a set of...
Strategy and Submarine
Crafting a plan of action to use the sea offensively in the 1980s and the near-concurrent construction of a new class of...
Nation-Building IS A Navy Mission

Exhausted from more than a decade of counterinsurgency, it would be easy...

CEO Notes

Recognizing the important and growing role of unmanned systems under, on, and above the sea in the coming years, Textron Systems and Bell...

Nobody Asked Me, But. . . - Don’t Say Goodbye to Intellectual Diversity

In May, the George Washington University Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps...

Book Reviews

Return of the Dragon: Rising China and Regional Security

Denny Roy. New York: Columbia University Press, 2013. 288 pp. $35....

Professional Notes

Fix the Shipboard Air Intercept Controller Program

By Commander Christopher F. Hill, Commander David Dees,...
U.S. Navy - The SEA-Air Battle

Obama administration and Department of Defense officials are publicizing the so-...

Naval Systems - Navy Starts Next-Generation Radar Work for Future Burkes

The Navy in October awarded Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems a $385.7 million...

World Naval Developments - Digital Danger

The intelligence disaster wrought by fomer National Security Agency contractor...

Combat Fleets

On 26 September the United Kingdom commissioned its sixth and final Type 45 destroyer. HMS Duncan was laid down in early 2007 and...

Lest We Forget - Jehovah Himself

On the night of 27 August 1972, four U.S. ships—the USS Newport News...

Naval Institute Foundation

Introducing the Foundation Board

The U.S. Naval Institute Board of Directors recently voted to re-establish a separate and distinct board...

From Our Archive

‘Golden lads and girls all must,
As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.’ 
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