It's important to cover your island hopping campaign with
landbased air support. Capture an airfield, improve it,
transfer planes to fly Combat Air Patrol (CAP), and move
on to the next base.
Never underestimate the value of reconnaissance. The first
side to locate, and subsequently attack, an enemy battle
group is often the side to emerge victorious.
Bullets don't win wars; beans and oil do (with a little
help from the bullets). Accordingly, hindering the enemy's
line of supply is crucial for victory. Check enemy supply
routes each turn, and direct your submarines to straddle