pirates

  1. Piracy: USS Ashland captures pirates in the Gulf of Aden
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    News: Piracy: USS Ashland captures pirates in the Gulf of Aden

    April 13, 2010 by john

    local time April 10, USS Ashland (LSD 48), was fired upon by a skiff manned by suspected pirates in the in the Gulf of Aden, approximately 330 nautical miles off …


  2. Navy Warship USS Nicholas captures pirates & confiscates mother ship
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    News: Navy Warship USS Nicholas captures pirates & confiscates mother ship

    April 6, 2010 by john

    USS NICHOLAS, At Sea (NNS) — USS Nicholas (FFG 47) captured suspected pirates April 1 after exchanging fire, sinking a skiff and confiscating a suspected mother ship. While operating …


  3. The 60 m Super yacht Linda Lou Escapes a Possible Pirate Attack on its Way to the 2010 Abu Dhabi Yacht Show
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    News: The 60 m Super yacht Linda Lou Escapes a Possible Pirate Attack on its Way to the 2010 Abu Dhabi Yacht Show

    March 1, 2010 by Superyacht News

    Unfortunately the 60m Lurssen motor yacht Linda Lou experienced some problem with pirates en route to the Abu Dhabi Yacht Show. The Captain of Linda Lou, Michael Schueler, accounted …


  4. Mr. Roman Abramovich’s solution for Pirates – Yacht ECLIPSE!
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    News: Mr. Roman Abramovich’s solution for Pirates – Yacht ECLIPSE!

    December 2, 2008 by john

    Roman Abramovich has a fantastic solution for keeping pirates and other unsavouries at bay – Motor Yacht ECLIPSE – the biggest yacht in the world! Somalian pirates are a real …