China is sitting on this advantage: If more than the weapons the Americans would only throw in the towel
U.S. Foreign Policy “magazine, June 9 article, the original question: with China than the weapons, the United States will not win
Not long ago, Defense Secretary Panetta commitment to America 60% of the warship deployment to the Pacific. Simple calculation of the number does not reflect the whole picture, the key is that these ships perform tasks and operational conditions. If the United States, the outbreak of conflict, competition for control over in the South China Sea and East China Sea continental powers would enjoy a huge structural advantage of the relative U.S. military.
For example, China can make use of the land-based air forces scattered in many reinforced base against maritime targets. Comparison of the two warships amount does not include the Chinese anti-ship cruise missiles, launched from a mobile truck did not count the Chinese coastal patrol boats can be equipped with anti-ship cruise missiles.
the U.S. Air Sea Battle, trying to improve the collaborative planning of the Navy and Air Force to the U.S. to face structural disadvantage in the mainland powers like China, equipped with sophisticated.
, however, Air Sea Battle, to overcome the advantage of the continental powers enjoyed by the “native” still face enormous challenges, which can launch missiles from scattered secret reinforcement location.
In addition, in the face of an opponent like China, there will be “marginal cost”, that the United States to increase defense costs is greater than the increase in the cost of the missile. China can be hundreds or even thousands of missiles against the United States a large warships, both of which cost quite.
U.S. policymakers need to explore without the need to maintain the quantity or quality of weapons leading long-term strategic advantage. The location can be considered an advantage.
conflict, the so-called first island chain (from Japan to Taiwan and then to the Philippine Islands) may serve to hinder the role of the Chinese Navy, and became the United States and allies to carry out monitoring and deployment of missile outposts.
, may prepare for such as a provocation, but this will make China’s military plans to become complicated. Second, the United States and its allies are obvious advantages in the planning and implementation of complex military operations.
Washington has long-term ally and partner networks in the Asia Pacific, the two sides have accumulated decades of collaborative combat experiences. The U.S. military in the Asia-Pacific region more widely distributed, Beijing more difficult it is to prevail by military power.
advantage, China will have to attack a number of countries, which will make them fight side by side with the United States. This possibility will deter conflict from the outset.
U.S. diplomacy to build the more successful regional network, the stronger deterrence against China, the less risk assumed by each member country.
past 10 years, the United States has been in active pursuit of the ASEAN and other countries. Signed with Australia and New Philippine new rotation garrison agreement further highlights this strategy. But with the rising challenge from China, the United States the need for more diplomatic efforts.
regional alliance network partner forces the U.S. military base options and prevent the escalation of deterrence, these advantages are not the moment can match. In this sense, the response to the military challenges the U.S. faced in the Western Pacific, both to increase military strength, is to strengthen diplomacy.
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