England Charts a Careful Course Through Political Fire
- Research Frontiers. Warwick, Graham // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/23/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 32, p56
The article examines research on drone aircraft and other unmanned military vehicles conducted by the U.S. Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR). Work by the ONR to create technology which would operate in unmanned vehicles functioning in the air, ocean surface and undersea is discussed....
- Moral Courage: Vital to Navy Leadership. Barlow, Jeffrey G. // Naval Aviation News;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p30
Discusses the effort of the United States Navy to integrate the atomic bomb into the fleet as an example of how military leaders display their courage. Revolt of admirals during the carrier aviation campaign; Role of Arthur Radford in tackling the issue; Testimonies of Naval officers before the...
- FLAG OFFICERS NAVY: LINE OFFICERS. // Sea Power;Jan2008, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p165
The article lists the U.S. Navy's flag officers including Michael G. Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gary Roughhead, chief of Naval Operations, and Timothy J. Keating, Pacific Command.
- Don't Punish the Path Less Taken. Pyle, Roger // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2002, Vol. 128 Issue 5, p132
Examines the process of selecting officers for promotion to commander position in the United States Navy. Failure of the selection system to promote officers with non-traditional careers; Criteria for evaluating the performance of Navy officers.
- The Commanders: A Reassessment. Hagan, Kenneth J. // Naval History;Apr2001, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p30
Reassesses the performance of naval commanders of the United States during World Wars I and II. Aspects of personality common to commanding officers; Combat experiences of naval officers; Career changes of naval officers after the war.
- A Network-Centric Solution: Naval Operations in the Persian Gulf. Friedman, Norman // JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Winter2000-2001, Issue 27, p24
Reports on naval operations in the Persian Gulf. Adoption of network-centric style of warfare; Comparison between network-centric and conventional warfare; Employment of platforms based disparate levels of technology.
- 'Net-Centric Is About Choices' // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2002, Vol. 128 Issue 2, p23
Views on the use of network-centric warfare in organizing military operations in the United States. Importance of establishing team work among military commanders; Allocation on the victory of a Naval officer in the fleet action at Trafalgar; Network-based strategies used by the officer.
- Don't Make SWO the Default. Scaliatine, Ian // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2000, Vol. 126 Issue 7, p87
Comments on the United States Navy's problem in retaining surface warfare officers as a result of the lack of distinction and lack of respect accorded to them. Two ways to make junior SWO feel part of a select group; Responsibilities.
- So You Want to Be a Department Head? Kacher, Fred W. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2002, Vol. 128 Issue 8, p71
Provides tips to help aspiring surface-warfare commander and department heads at the U.S. Navy. Ways to command a department; Information warfare; Extension of planning horizon; Focus on war fighting; Ways to deal with sailors.