Monthly Archives: October 2011

How the U.S. Navy Saved Its Submarine Fleet

by DAVID AXE With rising costs and shrinking budgets, many of the world’s navies are finding it difficult to sustain their submarine fleets. Only through concerted effort, and with major innovation, has the U.S. Navy been able to minimize the … Continue reading

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Sessionsrückblick

Ein Gastbeitrag von H. Ebert Zwischen dem 12.-30. September 2011 fand die Herbstsession der Eidgenössischen Räte statt. Wie üblich fassen wir hier die wichtigsten Punkte im Bereich der Sicherheitspolitik zusammen. Bundesgesetzes über Massnahmen zur Wahrung der inneren Sicherheit Das Bundesgesetzes … Continue reading

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Expert: New U.S. Navy Vessel Fills ‘Logistics Gap’

by DAVID AXE On Sept. 17 at a shipyard in Alabama, the U.S. Navy christened USNS Spearhead, the first of at least 10 — and possibly up to 23 — Joint High Speed Vessels. These 338-foot catamaran transports, operated by … Continue reading

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