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Undersea Warfare

The Official Magazine of the U.S. Submarine Force

Vice Adm. Michael J. Connor
Commander, Submarine Forces
Commander, Submarine Force, Atlantic

Rear Adm. Phillip G. Sawyer
Deputy Commander, Submarine Forces
Commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet

Mr. Chuck Werchado
Executive Director, Commander, Submarine Forces

Rear Adm. Rick Breckenridge
Director, Undersea Warfare Division (N97)

Master Chief Petty Officer Wes Koshoffer
COMSUBLANT Force Master Chief

Master Chief Petty Officer Cash Caldwell
COMSUBPAC Force Master Chief

Cmdr. Monica Rousselow
COMSUBLANT Public Affairs Officer

Lt. A.J. Falvo
COMSUBPAC Public Affairs Officer

Lt. Cmdr. Ryan Mewett
Military Editor

Rick Johnston
Senior Editor

Thomas Lee
Managing Editor

Rick Johnston, WBB, Inc.
Design & Layout

Rick Johnston, WBB, Inc.

Website Design

UNDERSEA WARFARE is the professional magazine of the undersea warfare community. Its purpose is to educate its readers on undersea warfare missions and programs, with a particular focus on U.S. submarines. This journal will also draw
upon the Submarine Force’s rich historical legacy to instill a sense of pride and professionalism among community members and to enhance reader awareness
of the increasing relevance of undersea warfare for our nation’s defense.

The opinions and assertions herein are the personal views of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official views of the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense, or the Department of the Navy.

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UNDERSEA WARFARE (ISSN 1554-0146) is published quarterly from appropriated funds by authority of the
Chief of Naval Operations in accordance with NPPR P-35. The Secretary of the Navy has determined that this publication is necessary in the transaction of business required by law of the Department of the Navy. Use of funds for printing this publication has been approved by the Navy Publications and Printing Policy Committee. Reproductions are encouraged with proper attribution. Controlled circulation.