Armed Maritime Security

armed maritime security

As the global leader in armed maritime security, PVI has pioneered new ways of ensuring safe passage for vessels through areas with significant piracy and terrorism risk. As an armed maritime security company, what sets us apart is our unique blend of military, maritime and commercial experience.

We go beyond security to offer a professional, utterly reliable service that allows our clients to operate safely and profitably in some of the world's most hostile marine environments.

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  • Weekly Maritime & Onshore Security Report 27 Apr 2016

    East Africa and the Indian Ocean India: Navy announces foiled pirate attack in High Risk Area 15 April The Indian Navy announced it had foiled an attempted piracy attack on a merchant vessel 800 nm off Mumbai in the western Arabian Sea, in the High Risk Area. The Navy said a long-range anti-submarine warfare aircraft had deterred a

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  • Weekly Maritime & Onshore Security Report 20 Apr 2016

    East Africa and the Indian Ocean Yemen: Vessel reports suspicious sighting in Arabian Sea 15 April Crew on board a merchant vessel reported sighting a single skiff near their position around 412 nm east of Socotra Island in the Arabian Sea. The skiff closed to within one nm of the merchant vessel, prompting the crew to issue a

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  • Weekly Maritime & Onshore Security Report 13 Apr 2016

    Maritime Security East Africa and the Indian Ocean Yemen: US Navy warns of terror threat to commercial shipping lanes 9 April US Navy commanders speaking at the International Mine Countermeasures Exercise in Bahrain warned that al-Qaeda, Islamic State (IS) and other terrorist groups could disrupt local shipping lanes in the Middle

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  • Weekly Maritime & Onshore Security Report 05 Apr 2016

    Maritime Security East Africa and the Indian Ocean Yemen: Army seizes parts of Aden from AQAP 30 March Yemeni armed forces backed by local fighters seized parts of the southern port city of Aden held by al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) including the central prison, surrounding buildings and areas of Mansoura district, after

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  • Weekly Maritime & Onshore Security Report 29 Mar 2016

    Maritime Security Philippines: Suspected militants hijack tugboat, kidnap crewmembers in Sulu Sea 26 March Suspected Abu Sayyaf militants hijacked an Indonesian-flagged, privately-owned Taiwanese tugboat, named the Brahma 12, in the Sulu Sea near Tawi-Tawi Island close to the Malaysian border while en route from Jakarta to Manila. The

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