From Turbulence To Testing To Combat Success
- Lest We Forget. Burgess, Rick // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Mar2001, Vol. 127 Issue 3, p124
Reports on the deployment of the United States Navy attack squadron. Reassignment of Carrier Air Group 16 to the Pacific fleet; Departure of Ghost Riders on their Western Pacific deployment; Adaptation of the Iron Hand role by the Ghost Riders squadron.
- TOMORROW'S U.S. FLEET. Truver, Scott C. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Mar2001, Vol. 127 Issue 3, p102
Highlights visions for the development of the United States Navy in 2015. Assumptions on the support of George W. Bush administration in the continuity of navy program; Organization of the warfighting capability and network-centric warfare in the navy; Estimate budget needed for the project.
- NAVY SHIPS: AIRCRAFT CARRIERS. // Sea Power;Jan2007, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p10
The article discusses the various aircraft carriers in the U.S. The carrier force includes the nuclear-powered carriers (CVNs) and the conventionally powered carriers (CVs) ship. All aircraft carriers constructed have been nuclear-powered due to the inherent warfighting advantages of nuclear...
- Paper Urges Cutting Zumwalt Destroyers, F-22s And F-35s, Freezing New Programs. Ahearn, Dave // Defense Daily;12/10/2008, Vol. 240 Issue 47, p3
The article highlights a paper from the Center for National Policy (CNP) which urges the U.S. Navy to kill the DDG-1000 Zumwalt-class destroyers procurement program General Dynamics and Northrop Grumman Corp. The paper advises the Air Force to build 203 F-22 Raptor strike fighter aircraft...
- U.S. Naval Air Training and Operational Excellence. Sizemore II, William G. // Texas Heart Institute Journal;2013, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p562
The article compares the operation of the U.S. Naval Aviation with the profession of providing surgical care and services. The author notes that similar to the medical profession of restoring the quality of life of many people, the Naval Aviation of the U.S. Navy helps enable the freedom that...
- Why America Still Needs Aircraft Carriers. Buss, David H.; Moran, William F.; Moore, Thomas J. // Wings of Gold;Summer2013, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p16
The article offers the author's view on the nuclear-powered aircraft carriers (CVN) and carrier air wing (CVW) to the United States Navy. The author states that the CVN and CVW is the only maritime force capable of delivering assistance to coercion into a large-scale combat operation. The author...
- Tomorrow's Navy. Brooks, Will // Officer;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p20
The article reports on the shipbuilding programs which manifest the continued progress of the U.S. Navy. These programs involved building of 11 aircraft carriers as part of the shipbuilding plan, the increase procurement of submarine, and the legislative proposals that would require new classes...
- WAITING TO BE READY IS NOT AN OPTION. Haugh, Steven // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2005, Vol. 131 Issue 2, p53
The article focuses on warfighting readiness. The new Fleet Response Plan requires that the U.S. Navy must be able to provide six carrier strike groups within 30 days for contingencies anywhere in the world. Warfighting readiness is complex and its fundamentals must be communicated effectively...
- ANOTHER MILESTONE FOR CARRIER AVIATION. Goodspeed, Hill; Wildenberg, Tom // Naval Aviation News;May/Jun2000, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p38
Focuses on the 75th anniversary of the United States Navy's first operational deployment from a carrier, Langley. Carrier catapult launches and arrested landings; Mastery of the intricacies of flight deck operations; Mission of the Fighting Squadron; Importance of naval aviation in naval warfare.