TITLE

WEAPONS OPTIMISED FOR ANTI-TERRORIST AND ANTI-PIRATE OPERATIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Annati, Massimo
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Naval Forces;2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the optimization of weapons and devices in warships, used to counter terrorists and pirates attack. It presents several weapons that showcases their respective functions before and during sea battles and stresses the modification needed to some. Meanwhile, it asserts on using crafts that looks like a tourist type vessel as a look out to coming opponents and the need for weapons that will cover a close range fight the attackers without risking any loss of lives. INSET: VARYING NATIONAL PERCEPTIONS.
ACCESSION #
32146073

 

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