Both the U.S. and China rely heavily on their surface forces in the South China Sea, but these are seen as inherently offensive. How can the South China Sea problem be resolved between the U.S. and China? Is the current U.S. strategy working? Johnathan Falcone gives us his perspective.
What have been the key naval innovations since the 19th Century? How successful has tactical asymmetry been and will be in the future? In this episode our host Lucy discusses all things naval innovation with RADM Goldrick including his 'Allied coordinated action' strategy, autonomous vessels and naval gunnery. RADM Goldrick also has some intriguing answers to our Sailor's Three challenge.
How vulnerable are sailors to information operations while serving at sea? How can targeted propaganda degrade a sailor's will to fight? Joseph Bunyard's article explains the threat of "pinpoint propaganda" in an era where naval ships are fitted with wifi and sailors have constant access to the internet.