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- The Big E Goes Where the Action Is. Holloway III, Admiral James L. // Naval History;Aug2000, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p36
Focuses on the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Enterprise's participation in combat operations in the South China Sea in 1965. Decision to send the Enterprise for the reinforcement of Southeast Asia; Unique capabilities of the ship.
- IPPD Helps Build the Fleet's New Carriers. Bender, Robert // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2002, Vol. 128 Issue 7, p78
Reports on the U.S. Navy's adoption of the integrated product and process development (IPPD) program in building aircraft carriers. Defense contractor Northrop Grumman Newport News' use of the IPPD to build aircraft carriers for the U.S. Navy; Integrated product teams; Employee development; Key...
- Austerity is not affordable. Lillard, John // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug99, Vol. 125 Issue 8, p38
Discusses the cost and benefits of the United States Navy's Future Aircraft Carriers (CVX) program. Reduction in US carrier capabilities through the CVX program; Balance between modernization cost and asset performance; Vulnerability and susceptibility of US carriers; Keel-up designs of World...
- Strike Groups. // Sea Power;Jan2006, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p8
The article focuses on strike groups or the deploying forces of the United States Navy, which are composed of ships, aircraft and other assets tailored to the requirements of a mission. The two types of strike groups are the carrier strike group (CSG) and the expeditionary strike group (ESG)....
- Navy demonstrates shipboard networking to bridge fleet to future CANES communications for surface warships. Keller, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Aug2010, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p8
The article reports on the risk mitigation effort of the U.S. Navy that consolidates shipboard networking technology aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln. The Navy has demonstrated a laboratory of new open systems to enhance the performance of military data networking and...
- The Littoral Combat Ship (LCS). // Sea Power;Feb2004, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p12
Focuses on the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) acquisition program of the U.S. Navy. Compliance with the demanding timelines for the acquisition; Designs for the LCS; Problems in the LCS program.
- Virginia-class Submarine (SSN0. // Sea Power;Feb2004, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p16
Focuses on the Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarine for U.S. Navy. Unit procurement cost; Schedule for delivery; Components of the submarine.
- Misnaming Aircraft Carriers. Polmar, Norman // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Sep2006, Vol. 132 Issue 9, p30
The article presents information on the naming of ships and aircrafts of the U.S. Navy fleet. The super carriers are named after politicians and high ranked officials of the defense forces. Several previous Secretaries of the Navy, Chiefs of Naval Operations, and fleet commanders were honored by...
- FLIGHTLINE: Carriers for a New Century. Floyd, Kenny // Naval Aviation News;Winter2012, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p4
The article discusses the changes to the U.S. aircraft carriers. The time-tested systems at Gerald R. Ford class aircraft carrier are improved and the new equipment to be installed at the aircraft is tested. The Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 undergoes in-flight target updates. Precision in...