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The Arsenal Ship concept

vulnerabilities to special operations

by Christian A. Dunbar

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School, Available from National Technical Information Service in Monterey, Calif, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

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The United States Navy has solicited proposals for a revolutionary class of ship, the Arsenal Ship. Despite reduced funding for the project, the concept is still viable for future development. We show how the development of a new unparalleled weapon system or platform will evoke a response by potential adversaries, based on capabilities and asset investment, by unconventional means. The Arsenal Ship is a formidable threat, yet is vulnerable relative to other high value. units. These reasons make it an inviting target across the spectrum of conflict. This thesis will describe threats that are usually overlooked and examine the Arsenal Ship"s vulnerability to them. In addition, we will show how these vulnerabilities arise as the Arsenal Ship operates through the range of geographic areas. Further, this thesis describes possible strategic and tactical defensive actions to enable the Arsenal Ship to counter these unconventional threats. Each recommended action has a direct implication upon the engineered design and the proposed Concept of Operations (CONOP). In addition, the recommendations will influence the strategy for employing any future platform based on the Arsenal Ship concept, anywhere in the world.

Edition Notes

StatementChristian A. Dunbar, Dino Pietrantoni
ContributionsPietrantoni, Dino
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 109 p. ;
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25295360M

Digital PDF Concept Book + Wallpapers + Social Media Icon Packs + Digital download of The Mandate + Exclusive Kickstarter decal packs for ship + Digital Soundtrack. Less. Estimated delivery Mar 5, backers Pledge amount $ All rewards from Arsenal Warden + Alpha Access + Great Captains Doc. Less. Estimated delivery Dec Location: Sacramento, CA. Starfleet's first warship was designed by Jim Martin and Gary Hutzel and first appeared in DS9: "The Search". It can be surmised that the Dominion threat was the incentive to continue production of the Defiant class, although the prototype ship does not meet Starfleet standards.

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THE ARSENAL SHIP MEASURES UP TO JOINT VISION Alan J. Abramson NAVAL WAR COLLEGE 7 November -- When measured against Joint Vision ,the Navy's Arsenal Ship Concept of Operations supports an effective joint fighting force for the early 21st century in most areas. More development is needed, however, in the areas of full-dimensional.

The Arsenal Ship concept book U.S. developed the arsenal ship concept in the s for the same kind of reason. Arsenal ships would be huge—based on supertanker or container ship hulls, and with a minimal crew. By the arsenal-ship concept was endorsed by many advocates of a revolution in military affairs, such as Dr.

Andrew Krepinevich at the soon-to-be-influential Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. 2 Part of this vision included the suggestion that the “much cheaper” arsenal ships would be replacements for the “highly.

SC (Surface Combatant for the 21st century) was a research and development program started in intended to design land attack ships for the United States Navy.A wide variety of designs were created and extensively examined, including an arsenal ship with cruise missiles.

Eventually a "tumblehome" design of aro tons with two long-range guns and missile tubes was. Now it seems like the Pentagon is ready The Arsenal Ship concept book integrate the arsenal ship concept with these proven capabilities in a much more comprehensive way to either the B-1 or B fleet, or possibly both.

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InHuntington Ingalls Industries revealed what it termed the Ballistic Missile Defense Ship. 15 Derived from the San Antonio-class landing platform dock (LPD) in service with the US Navy and built by Huntington Ingalls Industries, the BMD Ship, resembling an arsenal ship in concept, would be equipped with VLS cells for BMD Works For: JB Associates.

If you take a look at the specifications of the guided missile nuclear submarines Guided Missile Submarines - SSGN, you will find that they are actually the arsenal ships that were under discussion.

The Navy had a very large problem with the orig. 6 • The Arsenal Ship has a minimum sustained speed of 22 knots. ARSENAL SHIP CONCEPT OF OPERATIONS 1. Key Employment Elements The discussions of mission, threats and critical ship characteristics and constraints provide the foundation for the development of a concept of operations.

The Arsenal Ship Project was hailed as 21st century battleships, and implemented by the United States Navy and ed from the s by the 25th Chief of Naval Operations.

Research was carried out for a collaborative battle system in which certain ships would be fully equipped only with armaments and all tasks such as electronic tracking and aiming are directed via data link system. Arsenal Ship is a firepower multiplier that, in conjunction with other naval forces, increases decisively the options available to the theater CinC.

The operational concept for Arsenal Ships is based on the following assumptions. CinC Requirements. Arsenal Ships will be assigned to theater CinC to provide. - USS Monitor BB Arsenal Ship by bagera HII Shows Off New BMD Ship Concept at Sea-Air-Space An interesting ship model was unveiled April 8 by Huntington Ingalls Industries at the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space gathering outside Washington: a ship intended primarily for the ballistic missile defense mission.

Additionally, if the Arsenal Ship concept proves successful and within its cost projections (around $ million for construction of each ship), DOD and the Navy may be able to retire or forego purchases of some assets, such as aircraft carriers, surface combatants, ground-based.

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Very good book, they placed their defence on the Arsenal ship. I always wondered why the US navy didn't re-furbish the Iowa class hull to take a Arsenal Ship concept, even in place of its turrets.

Reply. USSZumwalt. Primary purpose of a battleship is her guns ☺️. Additionally, if the Arsenal Ship concept proves successful and within its cost projections (around $ million for construction of each ship), DOD and the Navy may be able to retire or forego.

The Chinese concept resurrects the notion of a massive “arsenal” ship that also bristles with weapons, but not guns: The ship would be capable of carrying hundreds of guided missiles that could be launched against multiple targets simultaneously.

The fact that the vessel could submerge means that it would be more difficult to locate and target. An arsenal ship was a concept for a floating missile platform intended to have as many as five hundred vertical launch bays for mid-sized missiles, most cruise missiles.

In current U. naval thinking, such a ship would be controlled remotely by an Aegis Cruiser, although plans include control by AWACS aircraft such as the E-2 Hawkeye and E-3 Sentry.

China is developing a warship of naval theorists' dreams. An arsenal ship that can be submerged in water. The large FSC would form the backbone of the SAG’s striking power. Much like the projected Arsenal Ship concept of the early s, this ship must be maximized for its offensive firepower, using a low freeboard and long-range missiles to avoid retaliation.

As envisioned, this ship would operate in two ways. Popular Arsenal Books Showing of Fever Pitch (Paperback) by. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.

Invincible: Inside Arsenal's Unbeaten Season (Kindle Edition) by. Amy Lawrence (shelved 7 times as arsenal). The main flaw to the Arsenal ship concept has always been that it is % dependent on its comm links to other assets to function in its role. The second is that it is still enormously expensive, and puts a LOT of eggs in a very vulnerable basket.

Reports claim there has been substantial design work and concept proofing for a new underwater arsenal ship in China. A leading chinese naval engineer Professor Dong Wei Cai continued to work on a key aspect of the arsenal ship design: the high-speed wave hydroplane up until his recent death.

There are two concepts in circulation: 1. The radar to detect an enemy ICBM launching, the fire control computers, missile guidance, and the ABM missile launchers would all be mounted in a single ship under the SABMIS concept.

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America had forgone the sea and built massive coastal missile batteries, both defensive and offensive. i gotta dig that one out and see if it holds up. The entire Arsenal team remains operational during this dark period.

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