US Naval Institute Proceedings - March 1982

Front Cover, U. S. Naval Institute	Proceedings, International Navies Issue, Volume 108/3/949, March 1982.

Front Cover, U. S. Naval Institute Proceedings, International Navies Issue, Volume 108/3/949, March 1982. GGA Image ID # 1d0938a94e

On the Front Cover

R. G. Smith's facile pencil breathes life into two warships that represent Saudi Arabia's unprecedented naval growth: A Harpoon-armed, U. S.-built missile patrol gunboat, foreground, and a French 2,000-ton frigate.

Regional Reviews

30 Latin American Navies lie

35 Western European and NATO Navies

43 East European Navies

48 Middle Eastern, North African, and South Asian Navies 56 African Navies South of the Sahara 60 The Far Eastern Navies

82 The Royal Navy Since World War II 92 The Naval Race in the Persian Gulf

99 Omani Navy: Operating in Troubled Waters 104 Crisis Management in Denmark

110 Canada's Defense Debacle

128 The Royal Swedish Navy

131 The "Luta" Fleet

133 Giuseppe Garibaldi: The Italian Navy's TDC

134 The Dardo Close-in Point-Defense System 136 This Way to the Egress

139 The Royal New Zealand Navy: Life Begins at 40 141 Some Hope Against Incoming Missiles

Perim on the Red Sea: Geo-Strategic Flashpoint
145 The Brazilian Naval Modernization Program

9 Secretary's Notes

14 Comment and Discussion 120 Nobody asked me, but . . 120 Book Reviews

125 Books of Interest

160 Notebook

160 Index to Advertisers


Professional Notes

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The opinions or assertions in the articles are the personal ones of the authors and are not to be construed as official. They do not necessarily reflect the views of either the Navy Department or the U. S. Naval Institute. The Proceedings is published monthly by U. S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD. 21402. Second-class postage paid at Annapolis, MD. and at additional mailing offices. Memberships, $21.00 one year/Subscriptions, $24.00 one year U.S.A. Copyright © 1982 U. S. Naval Institute. Copyright is not claimed for editorial material in the public domain. U. S. Naval Institute Proceedings (ISSN 0041-798X)

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