Lt. Cmdr. Jeff W. Benson, USN

Lt. Cmdr. Jeff W. Benson, USN, is at the Navy’s Surface Warfare Officer’s School in Newport, RI.

Opinion: A New Era in Anti-Submarine Warfare

August 27, 2014 2:34 PM - Updated: August 27, 2014 3:04 PM
China and Russia’s submarine forces are flexing their prowess in the undersea domain by operating further from their respective country’s…

Clash for Naval Power in the Asia Pacific

November 25, 2013 9:22 AM - Updated: November 25, 2013 12:12 PM
As China builds a coast guard with ties to the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), the quest for naval power…

China: Birth of a Global Force?

January 7, 2013 11:15 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 3:12 PM
In 2010, Rear Admiral Zhang Huachen, China’s East Sea Deputy Commander, said, “With our naval strategy changing now, we are…

China’s 700 Ship Navy

November 14, 2012 3:19 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:58 PM
China is building tandem maritime forces, blurring the line between military and civilian maritime missions. The new People’s Liberation Army…

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