COASTAL PATROL SHIPS (PC)
- COMBAT FLEETS. Baker III, A. D. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2002, Vol. 128 Issue 11, p92
Focuses on the improvement of the combat ships of the U.S. Navy. Funds needed for aircraft carrier; Schedule for the completion of the aircraft carrier; Development of the submarines.
- DD(X) Completes Flag Officer Level Critical Design Review. Fein, Geoff // Defense Daily;9/16/2005, Vol. 227 Issue 53, p10
The article reports that the U.S. Navy has completed a system-wide, flag officer level critical design review of DD(X), marking the end of Phase III development in September 2005. Even though the Navy continues to point out that DD(X) is necessary in providing fire support for Marines ashore,...
- U.S. Navy Recovers Ironclad Georgia. Manley, Brendan // Military History;May2014, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p12
The article reports that a casemate section of the Civil War ironclad CSS Georgia has been recovered by the U.S. Navy divers from the Savannah River in Georgia as of February 2014 during an ongoing Corps of Engineers project and mentions that the Corps has planned to raise the rest of the warship.
- Combat Fleets. Wertheim, Eric // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2007, Vol. 133 Issue 4, p92
The article reports that several Allied fleets will benefit from the U.S. Navy's ongoing retirement of dedicated mine countermeasures vessels. Current plans are on to call for the Oriole (MHC-55 and the Falcon (MHC-59), both of which were decommissioned in the summer of 2006, to transfer to...
- FROM OUR ARCHIVE. Dickinson, John // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2014, Vol. 140 Issue 11, p96
A photograph is presented of "Arrival of the American Fleet at Scapa Flow, 7 December 1917" which depicts U.S Navy's Battleship Division Nine's ships being greeted by British Admiral David Beatty and the crew of HMS Queen Elizabeth.
- AMMUNITION SHIPS (T-AE). // Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p118
Features the ammunition ship Kilauea (T-AE 26) of the U.S. Navy. Displacement of the ship; Dimension; Builder of the ship.
- FAST COMBAT SUPPORT SHIPS (T-AOE). // Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p118
Features the T-AOE 6 USNS Supply and T-AOE 8 USNS Arctic, the fast combat support ships of the U.S. Navy. Displacement of the ships; Dimension; Passenger capacity.
- End the Silence of the Wardroom. Wilson, Neil A. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2001, Vol. 127 Issue 6, p64
Comments on the decrease in fleet size and personnel of the United States Navy. Unwillingness of officers to speak on the issue; Reluctance of officials to take the risk of the situation; Ways to the combat model work.
- Change of Heart. Kreisher, Otto // Sea Power;Aug2006, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p28
The article reports on the demand for patrol coastal (PC) ships by the U.S. Navy. The naval organization is planning to reclaim the five warships it loaned to the U.S. Coast Guard. Sixteen of the 170-foot, 360-ton PC were intended to replace the obsolete Mark III SEAL delivery craft operated by...