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Sea Control 43 – Rear Admiral Thomas S. Rowden – Sea Control, LCS, and DDG 1000

Once again, Matthew Hipple welcomes a high ranking Naval officer in the show. He talks with Rear Admiral Thomas S. Rowden, director of the Chief of Naval Operations Staff, Surface Warfare Division, about his concepts for Sea Control, the development … Continue reading

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Sea Control 33 – LCS Replacement

The idea behind Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) is that of a asymmetric adversary, who poses a threat from the littorals. The main characteristics of the LCS should be: networked, agile and stealthy. LCS should be easy to reconfigure for different … Continue reading

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Sea Control by CIMSEC

As a partner site of CIMSEC, we will cross-post all future episode of “Sea Control” – the podcast of CIMSEC hosted by Matthew Hipple. “Sea Control” is a very fine product and anyone, who says otherwise is replacing your pets … Continue reading

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U.S. Navy Could Scuttle Expansion Plans

by DAVID AXE The U.S. Navy probably won’t shrink in the coming decade. Neither will it get any bigger as the Pentagon absorbs at least $450 billion in cuts compared to earlier projections. A Navy that holds steady at 285 … Continue reading

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