Patch, John
January 2010
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan2010, Vol. 136 Issue 1, p16
Conference Proceeding
The article explores the vulnerability of an aircraft carrier in the U.S. It mentions that terrorists would select target with maximum psychological impact towards the people. It discusses the typical capabilities for carrier impregnability, which includes speed, armor, and defenses. It states that emerging technologies and advance conventional weapons would suspect the plain invulnerability of the carriers.


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