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Popular Mechanics: The U.S. Officially Begins Building Its New Missile Submarine

Popular Mechanics: The U.S. Officially Begins Building Its New Missile Submarine

Other June 1, 2019 0

The Columbia-class submarines will serve more than 40 years and carry hundreds of nuclear warheads to sea at a time. By Kyle Mizokami May 29, 2019 “A U.S. shipyard has cut first steel for the first

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RealClear Defense: Rare Color Footage Brings D-Day Memories Alive, 75 Years On

RealClear Defense: Rare Color Footage Brings D-Day Memories Alive, 75 Years On

Other June 1, 2019 0

By Jeffrey Schaeffer & Julian Styles WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventy-five years ago, Hollywood director George Stevens stood on the deck of the HMS Belfast to film the start of the D-Day invasion. The resulting black-and-white films —

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Video: The Wargamers Who Won a Real War

Video: The Wargamers Who Won a Real War

Other May 22, 2019 0

Lindybeige Published on Jul 22, 2018 SUBSCRIBE 825K “In World War Two, WATU was formed to test convoy escort tactics in the Battle of the Atlantic, using wargaming. The results were palpable. My primary source

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Popular Mechanics: “Cold Blue” Shows the B-17 Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

Popular Mechanics: “Cold Blue” Shows the B-17 Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

Other May 20, 2019 0

The hero of WWII is the star of a brand-new kind of documentary. By Chuck Thompson May 16, 2019 “The B-17 “Flying Fortress” is one of the most iconic aircraft of World War II. Built

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Medium: The Long Way Around

Medium: The Long Way Around

Other May 13, 2019 0

This Plane Accidentally Flew Around the World After Pearl Harbor, the crew of Pan Am flight 18602 was forced to do the impossible By John Bull “The morning of 6th January 1942 was going

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Video: The Battle of Samar – Odds? What are those?

Video: The Battle of Samar – Odds? What are those?

Other May 4, 2019 0

Drachinifel Published on Feb 27, 2019 SUBSCRIBE 44K “In which a small force of escorts and small carriers face off against the biggest battleship the world has ever seen, plus all its friends. And win.”

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Real Clear Defense: “Russian Navy Ever Less Capable of Supporting Putin’s War Plans”

Real Clear Defense: “Russian Navy Ever Less Capable of Supporting Putin’s War Plans”

Other April 27, 2019 0

By Paul Goble “The Russian navy, the Military-Maritime Fleet (Voyenno-Morskoy Flot—VMF), always a poor relation to the Russian Land Forces given geography and national traditions, has been contracting in size since 1985. Now, as Izvestia announced last

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War on the Rocks: “How Does the Next Great Power Conflict Play Out?”

War on the Rocks: “How Does the Next Great Power Conflict Play Out?”

Other April 26, 2019 0

Lessons from a Wargame JAMES LACEY APRIL 22, 2019 COMMENTARY “The United States can win World War III, but it’s going to be ugly and it better end quick, or everyone starts looking for

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Video: Invasion of Japan: Operation Olympic

Video: Invasion of Japan: Operation Olympic

Other April 26, 2019 0

Military History Visualized Published on Apr 21, 2017 SUBSCRIBE 444K “This video takes a look at Operation Olympic, which was part of Operation Downfall the Invasion of Japan and focused on the island Kyushu. It

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Video: Why Japan had NO Chance in WW2

Video: Why Japan had NO Chance in WW2

Other April 18, 2019 0

Military History Visualized Published on Dec 4, 2018 SUBSCRIBE 443K Although, the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) started the war with a stronger force than the US Navy (USN) in the Pacific, it had virtually no

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