ICEX 2018: Proving Ground for Submarine Arctic Operability and Warfighting

Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2018 is underway in the Arctic Ocean. The five-week biennial exercise allows us to assess our operational readiness in the Arctic, increase experience there, advance understanding of the Arctic environment and continue to develop relationships with other services, allies and partner organizations. During ICEX 2018, the Seawolf-class fast attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN …

U.S. Navy’s Partnerships, Learning, Strength and Teamwork Vital to Arctic’s Stable Future

Rear Adm. Stuart Munsch, Assistant Deputy Chief of Naval Operations, Operations, Plans and Strategy (N3/N5B), delivered the following remarks during the 7th Symposium on the Impacts of an Ice-diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations at the Burke Theater, Naval Heritage Center at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C., July 18.  Adm. John Richardson, …

U.S. Navy’s Partnerships, Learning, Strength and Teamwork Vital to Arctic’s Stable Future

Rear Adm. Stuart Munsch, Assistant Deputy Chief of Naval Operations, Operations, Plans and Strategy (N3/N5B), delivered the following remarks during the 7th Symposium on the Impacts of an Ice-diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations at the Burke Theater, Naval Heritage Center at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C., July 18.  Adm. John Richardson, …