Silver Bayonet Wargame 25th Anniversary: The First Team in Vietnam Silver Bayonet is an almost legendary wargame on Vietnam war published in 1990. 25 years before, the historical facts the game intents to simulate took place in Vietnam. To be precise, between October 23 and November 25, 1965, a desperate struggle between […]
RF-8 Crusader Units over Cuba and Vietnam This book reviews some unexplored episodes of the US Air Force history in which the RF-8 Crusader aircraft units showed their skills, namely the flight operations over Cuba and Vietnam. RF-8 Crusader history Although the Crusader was built first and foremost as a Navy interceptor, as has […]
Admiral Kuznetsov model Russian Aircraft Carrier: Model kits and Photo-Etched super-detail components. The Admiral Kuznetsov Russian carrier responded to different necessities in the Russian navy if compared to the American navy.Historically, the naval doctrine of the United States and the Soviet Union was very different. The main mission of Admiral Kuznetsov-class was to […]
Laser Weapons Technology is ready The Pentagon has been dreaming to use Laser Weapons which could lead to similar damage but much less expensive. Although it has been a long way, it seems that, according to the latest information published by defense news, the technology has been finally developed by Lockheed, and it is a […]
Squadron/Signal Publication on Navy Air Colors and Camouflage Maybe some of you already know, but the Squadron/Signal Publication from 1983 published a very useful and vividly illustrated book on the Navy Air Colors and Camouflage from the period of 1911-1945. The book includes data, references and picture for the United States Navy, Marine Corps, […]
Information and illustrations/ photographies of the current seven commissioned submarines of the Soryu-class (Soryu, Unryu, Hakuryu, Kenryu, Zuiryu, Kokuryu and Jinryu) has been collected and upload in remorika website. They can be found at the page of the submarines of the JMSDF. More details of the Soryu-class submarines can be found here too. The Soryu-class […]
Breaking News for the one of the most famous navies in the world. The Royal Navy announces a plan to acquire two new advanced fleet-size carriers. The carriers may have the following names: HMS Prince of Wales and Queen Elizabeth. There are some strategic plans that will not be changed by the ongoing Strategic Defense […]
The Japanese Submarine Soryu-class After decades of isolation in deals with military industry as sellers, the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe clanged the rules and ended a decades-old ban so that Japan can now export weapons. However, it is not so easy because Japanese industry has little experience and almost no contacts abroad to address […]
The new Helicopter destroyer DHH-184 Kaga (24DDH) from the Izumo-class is re-opening again the discussion about the necessity of the JMSDF for a conventional fleet carrier with embarked F-35 fighters. To understand the issue of the Japanese F-35, we need to flash back to 2011. Since 2011, Japan initiated a large-scale program of $8 billion […]
I started a detailed description of the current units of the JMSDF in parallel with the development of an extensive database of the Imperial Japanese Navy. The page can be found here.
A new page for the new commissioned unit of the JMSDF: DDH-183 Izumo Helicopter Destroyer can be found here. The page includes information about the construction of the ship as well as tactical features which characterized its design. The images also represents the original ship in operations.