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- COMBAT FLEETS. Wertheim, Eric // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2008, Vol. 134 Issue 2, p92
The article offers information on the latest developments related to navy in Korea and Japan. In December 2007, South Korea's warship, Dokdo, took part in LIMA Maritime 2007, naval exhibition of Asia. On December 17, 2007 the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force destroyer Kongo destroyed a...
- Submarine Threat Demands Trilateral Cooperation. Saito, Yusuke // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2016, Vol. 142 Issue 11, p10
The article reports that North Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) development nevertheless poses a significant strategic challenge for Japan, the U.S. and South Korea. North Korea successfully tested a SLBM on August 24, 2016, and its SLBM program could achieve an initial...
- WEAPONS DEVELOPMENT. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Apr1956, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p137
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. The controversy over the ballistic missile program of the government continued through February 1956. The keel of the fourth atomic submarine named Swordfish was laid in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on January 25, 1956. The keel of the unnamed fifth...
- Broaden the SSBN's Punch. Perry, Ken // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2002, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p34
Reports on the need to broaden the capabilities of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) of the United States. Deterrent effect against low-scale conventional threats; Warfighting strengths of SSBN; Proposed addition of warheads to SSBN.
- Cold wars in cold waters. Auster, Bruce B.; Walsh, Kenneth T.; Brownstein, Ronald; McDonald, Marci; Fasulo, Linda // U.S. News & World Report;03/23/98, Vol. 124 Issue 11, p14
Recalls how Russian ballistic-missile submarines cruised into the waters of the Arctic Barents Sea in late 1997 and launched missiles, none of which carried warheads. Russian complaint over a United States submarine that gathered intelligence about the performance of the Russian subs.
- AN EYE FOR AN EYE. DYER, GWYNNE // Telegraph (Calcutta, India);5/25/2015, p8
The article reports on the claim of North Korea in early May 2015 concerning the ballistic missile it has launched from a submerged submarine.
- NEWS IN BRIEF. // Naval Forces;2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p132
The article offers global news brief related to the development of submarines and other warships. Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Inc. has signed a contract during LIMA Maritime 2007 with the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency for the purchase of two CL 415 amphibian aircraft for the Coast...
- Strategic Submarine Progress. Polmar, Norman // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Oct2005, Vol. 131 Issue 10, p85
The article informs that though controversy abounds in the U.S. Navy's attack submarine program, the Trident ballistic missile submarine force is being updated. Today the Trident submarine force, which contributes some 2,000 warheads or one-half of the warheads of the nation's strategic...
- COMBAT FLEETS. Wertheim, Eric // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2008, Vol. 134 Issue 4, p92
The article presents information related to combat fleets. As reported, Sohn Won-II, the first of South Korea's new German-designed, air-independent propulsion capable, Type 214 submarines, was commissioned into service in December 2007. It is further reported that Italy launched its second of...