- TRIDENT: TO RENEW OR NOT TO RENEW - The two sides of the debate over whether or not to replace the current UK sea-based deterrent force.
- SOUTH CHINA SEA WARNING – A senior American naval officer warns about friction between the USA and China, but also says efforts must be made to establish harmony between the two nations at sea.
- TURKISH FLEET BOSS INTERVIEW – We talk to the head of Turkey’s navy at a time when his fleet is on the front line of severe challenges to international stability.
- THE UK NAVY AFTER SDSR – To kick off an occasional look at the consequences, or otherwise, of the recent defence review, we take a look at the personnel crisis.
And there’s so much more in the February 2016 edition of WARSHIPS IFR!
Pictured Above: The Trident missile submarine HMS Vanguard sails from HMNB Clyde.
POA (Phot) Tam McDonald/Royal Navy.
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