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USS Truman under way in September of last year. The Pentagon has proposed canceling the vessel's mid-life refueling, which would reduce the number of carriers in the Navy's fleet to ten.

Plan To Retire USS Truman Early Makes No Sense, Which Is Why The Navy Doesn’t Really Want To Do It

The Orca unmanned autonomous submersible will be capable of crossing entire oceans and fulfilling a variety of missions, from hunting mines to sinking submarines.

The Navy Just Ordered the “Orca,” an Extra-Large Unmanned Submarine by Boeing

An F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Tophatters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 14 participates in an air power demonstration over the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) in the Pacific Ocean, April 24, 2013.

How the U.S. Navy scuttled its 355-warship goal — and what it tells Russia, China

Guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG-105) transits the Pacific Ocean while underway in the U.S. 3rd Fleet area of operations.

Navy Quietly Fires 20 Hyper Velocity Projectiles Through Destroyer’s Deckgun

The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan under way in the South China Sea, August 2018.

Without sufficient hard power, the use of sanctions and other tools could result in increased threats to the homeland.

The Sapphire Transparent Armor from Saint-Gobain's SAFirE products provides a strike face that can stop a range of ballistic threats, and its makers say it may soon be used as a face shield for soldiers. Here, the material on the right is shown after undergoing ballistic testing. (Saint-Gobain)

Sapphire gem-based ‘transparent’ armor protects soldiers from snipers

The Ingalls-built destroyer Paul Ignatius (DDG 117) launched at first light Saturday morning, Nov. 12, 2016.

Navy Awards Ingalls 6 Destroyers, Bath Iron Works 4 in Multiyear Deal; Ingalls to Build Both 2018 Ships

Russia’s future sixth-generation fighter as well as its next generation unmanned aircraft could be equipped with what is described as a “radio-photonic radar.”

Russia’s Next Fighter Might Have a New Way to Shoot Down F-22s and F-35s.

In Fiscal Year 2019, the Army will receive 135 Abrams tanks in the state-of-the-art M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3 (SEPv3) configuration.

Increasing U.S. Tank Production Helps National Security and the Industrial Base

Trump is building a new grand coalition for the 21st century. And in any century, that is how you win.

Virgil: President Trump’s Focus Is Where It Should Be — on China.

The ultimate bad weather weapon is bad news for bad guys.

Powerful bomb penetrates bad weather, spells bad news for bad guys.

Hypersonic weapons can beat regular anti-missile defenses.

America’s hypersonic missile moves closer to reality as Lockheed Martin reveals details of $928m contract to make radical new weapon.