CHEEKY CHINESE LEAD JAPANESE ON A DANCE – P2
NAVIES – P3, P4 & P26
- More submarines for ambitious Singapore
- Beijing’s second carrier heads for sea trials
- Greece looks to acquire French warship
- First Indian SSBN ‘sank at moorings’
- Fire onboard Russian submarine
BRITS & CANADIANS SHADOW RUSSIANS – P20/21
HARPOON TEST FIRING WAS A BLAST – P24/25
SERIAL DRUG BUSTS OFF ARABIA – P27
AMBASSADOR DEPLOYS TO ASIA-PACIFIC – P28
SEARCH FOR SAN JUAN SCALED BACK – P36
SCANDI NAVIES IN COMMAND – P38
ODIN’s EYE – P5
A battle has been won by the MoD but the war to save the UK Armed Forces is far from over.
FEATURES & ANALYSIS
STORM OVER RN CUTS GROWS – P6/8
The campaign to see off further damage picks up.
CUTS WOULD TORPEDO ‘GLOBAL BRITAIN’ – P7/9
More reductions in the RN would be illogical.
LONGER REACH BRINGS ON GROWING PAINS – P10/14
Part one of our interview with the German fleet’s boss.
RUSSIAN REVOLUTION TO UNDERMINE NATO – P15/16
Moscow aims to build on a traditional warfare skill.
DILEMMA OF SHRINKING NAVIES – P17/19
As the East forges ahead how does the West keep up?
TRUMP’S NEW WEAPONS – P22/23
The USA weighs up ‘usable’ nukes.
F-35B WILL BE THE SUM OF ITS PARTS – P29/31
The Lightning II is remarkable despite its bad press.
REMOVING TRIDENT REPLACEMENT COSTS FROM THE UK DEFENCE BUDGET – P32/33
Pressure is on to shift the burden of investment.
BIG CHALLENGES FOR NEW DREADNOUGHT – P33/35
The new UK SSBN programme is underway.
SUBMARINE AE1 YIELDS SOME SECRETS – P40/42
The in-depth detective work begins.
ADVENTURES OF A SHIPWRECK HUNTER – P44
The exploits of David L. Mearns in a new book.
OBITUARY – P45
The Falklands War surgeon who save friend and foe.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR – P46
MOVIE REVIEWS – P47/48
A powerful portrait of a navalist P.M.