Naval Warfare

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US Navy Submariner explains why the Soviet Captain was at fault when K-314 submarine rammed USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier

US Navy Submariner explains why the Soviet Captain was at fault when K-314 submarine rammed USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier

The day K-314 submarine rammed USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier On Mar. 21, 1984, while US Navy Battle Group Bravo… Read More

5 days ago

CIWS on board USS Gravely shot down cruise missile fired by Houthis that came within a nautical mile of the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer

CIWS on board USS Gravely shoots down cruise missile fired by Houthis According to CNN a cruise missile launched by… Read More

3 weeks ago

US Navy A-7 pilot tells why naval aviators advance throttle to full power when they land on an aircraft carrier

Aircraft carrier landing operations It takes skills and nerves of ice for a US Navy pilot to take off and… Read More

4 weeks ago

US Destroyer, Super Hornets shot down 12 attack drones, three anti-ship ballistic missiles, and two land attack cruise missiles over the Red Sea

US Destroyer, Super Hornets shot down multiple targets According to US Central Command (CENTCOM), a US guided-missile destroyer and fighters… Read More

2 months ago

US Navy Personnel explain what an aircraft carrier fantail opening is used for

US Navy aircraft carriers Aircraft carriers are the centerpiece of America’s Naval forces – the most adaptable and survivable airfields… Read More

2 months ago

Argentine A-4 Pilots recall the (controversial) strike they undertook on Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Invincible during the Falklands War

The A-4 Skyhawk Called the “Tinker Toy” because of its diminutive size, the A-4 Skyhawk bore the brunt of Naval Aviation’s strike effort… Read More

2 months ago

USS Wainwright CO explains why Phalanx CIWS failed to shoot down the Harpoon missile fired by Iranians at his ship during Operation Praying Mantis

Operation Praying Mantis Operation Praying Mantis was the largest of five major US Navy surface actions since World War II.… Read More

3 months ago

US Navy to deploy Tomahawk anti-ship missile on Los Angeles- and Virginia-class submarines in 2024

Tomahawk anti-ship missile The US Navy is gearing up to enhance its submarine capabilities with ship-targeting versions of the highly… Read More

3 months ago

Here’s how a single Arleigh Burke class DDG would have stopped the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor

The Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor The Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor was one… Read More

3 months ago