US Navy Lab Investigates Innovative Non-Lethal Boat Stopping Technology

Naval News – Maritime Vessel Stopping Occlusion Technologies, or MVSOT, is a promising non-lethal tool for the warfighter to significantly slow or stop an on-coming target vessel. The MVSOT team specifically focuses on technologies that limit or remove the ability of a propulsion system to provide thrust to a boat, but in a reversible manner.

Nonlethal Weapons – Maersk Alabama: Should ships use armed guards to stop Somali pirates?

Christian Science MonitorMaersk Alabama: Should ships use armed guards to stop Somali pirates?

Lethal or nonlethal weapons? The attack on the US-flagged Maersk Alabama reignites the debate over how to stop Somali pirates.

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Five new weapons the Maersk Alabama could use to foil pirates