Paper Title:
Discussion on Technical Defense against Piracy for Ocean-Going Ships
  Abstract

It is well known that Somali pirates frequently hijack ships, which has great negative impact on the global shipping industry. To crack down on the pirates’ abominable crime is a common challenge that all shipping practitioner face. The international community has paid close attention to the issue of piracy. In view of the present situation, the author gives a summarization of piracy attacks in recent years in this paper, further to analyze in detail the background and characteristics of frequent piracy attacks and provide some suggestions on the specific preventive measures to deal with the problem.

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Chapter 8: Frontiers of Construction Information
Edited by
Dongye Sun, Wen-Pei Sung and Ran Chen
Pages
4540-4544
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.71-78.4540
Citation
X. X. Cheng, J. J. Guo, Y. Li, S. Wu, "Discussion on Technical Defense against Piracy for Ocean-Going Ships", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp. 4540-4544, 2011
Online since
July 2011
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