US Navy's newest vessels and submarines

Throughout history, the best ships have consistently backed the most powerful armies.

Because modern technology has enhanced propulsion and weapon systems and continuously expanded naval capability, this conventional belief has only grown stronger over time.

The British Empire basically ruled the world in the 18th century due to its maritime superiority.

Having more modern vessels that could outmanoeuvre rival Spanish and French fleets,

The British Navy had advanced more. However, the empire's authority would progressively wane after suffering defeats in the American Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic Wars.

allowing for the rise of new global powers with more advanced naval forces. The largest navy in the world is this one.

Despite not currently having the largest navy footprint, the United States has the strongest marine force in the world.