The Soviet Navy is constantly changing, evolving from a coastal he Soviet Navy is constantly changing, evolving from a coastal. defense force to a blue water fleet able to show the red flag in the far reaches of the globe. This evolution is evident in Soviet shipbuilding programs and peacetime operations. But nowhere is it more evident than in Soviet naval literature. This literature, more than any other indicator, reflects the attitudes and concerns of high-ranking Soviet naval officers.
Kennedy, Floyd D. Jr
"The Evolution of Soviet Views on Fleet Air Defense,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 38
, Article 1.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol38/iss3/1