The Hunt for Red October: Jack Ryan’s “Proceedings” Magazine

Also inside Ryan’s briefcase, we can see what appears to be a journal or magazine of some sort, titled “Proceedings” with a photo of a submarine on the cover:

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This is a real magazine. It is the Proceedings of the US Naval Institute, October 1987 issue:

Proceedings Magazione October 1987

And if the US Naval Institute sounds familiar to you, maybe you’ve heard of another of their publications…