Naval

Navy to retire USS Harry S. Truman Aircraft carrier 2 decades early, Shrinking Carrier Fleet To 10

Navy to retire USS Harry S. Truman Aircraft carrier 2 decades early, Shrinking Carrier Fleet To 10

The Pentagon reportedly plans to send one of its Nimitz-class aircraft carriers into early retirement at least two decades early, shrinking the carrier fleet to save billions of dollars. Amidst rising anxiety over whether the US Navy’s thousand-foot-long flagships could evade Chinese missiles in a future war, the Pentagon has decided …

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U.S. Navy making 2 new modified ‘More Lethal’ Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

U.S. Navy making 2 new modified 'More Lethal' Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

The Navy is making lethality enhancing “modifications” to its next several new Ford-class aircraft carriers, to include integrated “digital shipbuilding” and weapons-oriented adjustments intended to further increase overall aircraft carrier combat effectiveness. The initiatives, according to Navy statements, involve specific aircraft carrier modifications intended to, among other things, improve the …

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Russia releases video of its FLEET KILLER underwater ROBOT NUKE ‘Poseidon’ drone

Russia releases video of its FLEET KILLER underwater ROBOT NUKE 'Poseidon' drone

Russia has released a video of its Poseidon nuclear-powered underwater drone that can be launched from a submarine and carry nuclear warheads. The clip emerged after Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Poseidon – seen by military officials as a giant nuclear-capable torpedo – had been undergoing successful tests. Details …

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