The trend in their new ship and submarine designs, rapid production, and expanded worldwide operations is both dynamic and sustained. The Soviet Navy is threatening to relegate ours to a status of second best. And in some aspect we already are far behind.
Colbert, R. G.
"President's Notes: Challenge!,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 24
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol24/iss2/2