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By Capt. Lewis B. Melson, U. S. Navy
June 1967
On the morning of 17 January 1966, a b-52 bomber collided with a kc-135 tanker aircraft while refueling over the southeast coast of Spain. The two planes exploded and the ...

Stability and the Strategic Balance

by Joseph I. Coffey
June 1967
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The Soviet Union and the Arctic

by Capt. O. P. Araldsen, RNA
June 1967
"Mother Russia” was vitally concerned about her northern neighbors even before there was a Soviet Union. In September 1916, the Imperial Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in a note ...

The Study Business

by Capt. James C. Longino, USN
June 1967
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Incredible Midway

By Lieutenant Commander Thomas E. Powers, U. S. Naval Reserve
June 1967
A sophisticated reader would reject as absurd a work of fiction the plot of which hinged on circumstances and events similar to those surrounding the Battle of Midway. He doubtless ...

Sea Power in Reserve

by Lt. Cdr. Gordon V. Brown, USNR
June 1967
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Dragging As Before

by Lt. C. E. Giese, Jr., USN
June 1967
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Pictorial—Minesweeping on the Long Tao River

by Lt. George R. Kolbenschlag, USN
June 1967
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Comment and Discussion

June 1967
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Professional Notes, Notebook and Progress

Edited by Captain Daniel M. Karcher, U. S. Navy
June 1967
PALOMARES—EXERCISE IN OCEAN ENGINEERING By Captain W. F. Searle, Jr., U. S. Navy, Supervisor of Salvage, U. S. Navy and Director, Ocean Engineering Branch, Naval Ship Systems Command There were, ...

The Navy's Secret Weapon Circa 1918

by Lieutenant Colonel Robert H. Rankin, U. S. Marine Corps
June 1967
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