January 01, 2018
November 07, 2017
... reat posed by U.S. attack submarines deployed in the Arctic Ocean. Meantime, Russia has been using Arctic waters as a sanctuary for its ballistic-missile-carrying submarines—the key component of its str ...
October 24, 2017
... Europe. The sea route, many high-ranking NATO officers believe, could prove to be the alliance's Achilles heel in a worst-case scenario. In classified meetings focused on command reform, analysts have warne ...
August 29, 2017
... cells for thousand-mile precision-guided cruise missiles. Given that the Russians greatly value maintaining a bastion in the Barents Sea for their ballistic missile submarines, the former is particularl ...
May 09, 2017
... aircraft carriers are built from British steel, but its submarines get their from France, and the British Army’s new Ajax armored vehicles get theirs from Sweden. The US produces far more steel than it ...
April 11, 2017
... on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s side, and he can only ignore fundamental flaws in the socioeconomic landscape of Russian society for so long. Building submarines and nuclear weapons will not reinvigorate ...
March 14, 2017
... And while Germany builds diesel-electric submarines for Israel, it only has about the same number of these vessels as the much smaller Jewish state. Merkel will buy a great deal of American goodwill if ...
February 27, 2017
... the largest ships the UK’s Royal Navy has ever owned and supported by highly capable submarines and surface ships. To bolster our counter-terrorism capabilities, we will invest around $2.4 billion in ...
February 12, 2017
... until global peace breaks out. Despite recent hand-wringing about costs, ballistic missiles are much cheaper than ballistic missiles on nuclear submarines, or even intercontinental bomber aircraft. Wh ...
January 02, 2017
... NATO by providing stability and predictability to the North Atlantic, a vast region that also serves as a gateway for Russian nuclear submarines and warships capable of reaching the United Kingdom and ...