Proceedings Magazine - February 2014 Vol. 140/2/1,332

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The Marine Corps’ ability to adapt to the challenges of the day have proven arm-chair strategists wrong for decades, and the service’s contribution to the next...
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'Responsive and Relevant'
As history has proven time and again, the question isn’t ‘How can we afford to build aircraft carriers’...
Bring on the Countermeasure Drones
Unmanned platforms are being touted as offensive weapons, but they could play good defense, too.

When...

Aegis: A Continuum of Excellence
From its roots in the 1960s to Operation Burnt Frost in 2008 to today, here is an inside view of a weapon system’s...
Deterring the Dragon . . . From (Under) the Sea
If the United States wants to prevent China from flexing its military muscle and disrupting the status quo it should adopt...
Editor's Page

In these times of fiscal uncertainty and global instability, our armed forces, and in particular the Sea Services, often find themselves searching...

Now Hear This - We Must Have Nuclear Deterrence

In the preamble to the U.S. Constitution, the phrase “provide for the...

From the Deckplates - Toxic Leaders: Bullies in our Ranks

A recent Army study found a potential link between toxic leadership and troop...

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A2/AD: The New Death Knell for Amphibious Operations?
The Marine Corps’ ability to adapt to the challenges of the day have proven arm-chair strategists wrong for decades,...
Lessons Learned from Down Under
The Australian Defence Force is overhauling its amphibious capabilities—and the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps have much...
In Search of the Standard Answer
For underwater and aerial unmanned systems to achieve interoperability, common standards must be implemented....
In Defense of Taking Risks
Commanding officers are getting the message that they cannot afford to make any tactical mistakes. But encouraging a...
Organize to Win
Because geographic location does not equate to operational relevance, the U.S. Marine Corps needs to reshuffle its...
CEO Notes

Whether or not you can attend this year’s WEST conference in San Diego—and we very much hope that you can—the conference lineup...

Comment and Discussion

A Modular Warship for 2025

(See M. Smidt and M....

Nobody Asked Me, But. . . - Navy Computers Don’t Need Commercial Best Practices

Cyber warfare is being conducted as a never-ending swordfight between black and...

Book Reviews

Information at Sea: Shipboard Command and Control in the U.S. Navy, from Mobile Bay to Okinawa

Timothy S. Wolters. Baltimore:...

Professional Notes

Lessons from the Somali Pirate Experience

By Lieutenant Commander James Farrant, Royal Navy

In...

Naval Systems - LCS Mission Packages Moving Forward

The surface-warfare mission package for the littoral combat ship (LCS) program...

World Naval Developments - Reading the Signs in Pyongyang

In December, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un ousted and then executed his...

Combat Fleets

A new U.S. ballistic-missile monitoring and defense asset completed trials in December off the coast of San Diego. The USNS Howard O. Lorenzen...

Naval Institute Foundation - Top Naval Institute Supporters of 2013

The Naval Institute enjoys the support of thousands of donors who made 2013 the...

Lest We Forget - ‘Amphibious Historian’

Although in his 50s when war came to America in December 1941, Dr. Samuel Eliot...

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