Tracking U.S. Naval Power Timeline

Jan 12 2017

U.S. Naval Update Map: Jan. 12, 2017

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups, as well as important movements made by other navies.
Jan 06 2017

The Cost of Intervention

North Korea will use everything at its disposal to exact a heavy price for an attack, but will it be enough to dissuade the United States?
Jan 05 2017

U.S. Naval Update Map: Jan. 5, 2017

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups as well as important movements by other navies.
Jan 03 2017

China: Carrier Conducted Drills In South China Sea, Navy Confirms

China’s aircraft carrier conducted drills in the South China Sea on Jan. 2, the Chinese navy announced Jan. 3, Reuters reported.
Dec 29 2016

U.S. Naval Update Map: Dec. 29, 2016

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups.
Dec 22 2016

U.S. Naval Update Map: Dec. 22, 2016

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups as well as important movements by other navies.
Dec 20 2016

China: U.S. Underwater Drone Returned, Pentagon Says

China has returned the U.S. Navy underwater drone seized by the Chinese navy last week in South China Sea waters off the Philippines, according to a Pentagon statement released late on Dec. 19, AP reported.
Dec 15 2016

U.S. Naval Update Map: Dec. 15, 2016

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups, U.S. Amphibious Ready Groups and noteworthy movements of other navies.
Dec 08 2016

Philippines: Support For U.S. South China Sea Operations Unlikely, Defense Secretary Says

The Philippines is highly unlikely to allow the U.S. military to use Philippine territory as a springboard for so-called freedom of navigation operations (FONOPs) through disputed parts of the South China Sea, Philippines Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Dec. 8, Gulf News reported.
Dec 08 2016

U.S. Naval Update Map: Dec. 8, 2016

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups.
Dec 01 2016

U.S. Naval Update Map: Dec. 1, 2016

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups.
Nov 24 2016

U.S. Naval Update Map: Nov. 24, 2016

This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups.
Overview

The United States projects its geopolitical power around the world through the strength and reach of the U.S. Navy. The Navy's most
important ships are its capital ships, which Stratfor tracks through open-source reports.

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