Pirates Attack Maersk Alabama Again

Pirates Attack Maersk Alabama Again

The American-flag ship seized by pirates in April repelled the attack; a captain was killed in a separate incident.

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  • The Hollywood Pirate Returning to Somalia - MSNBC Newsweek
    ... years ago that drove Somalis to attack foreign ... 2009 hijacking of the US-flagged Maersk Alabama ... MODERN PIRATES Abdi was a limousine ...
    02/20/2015 - 6:03 am | View Link
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  • Maersk vessel attacked by pirates in Gulf of Oman
    The attack on the ship - a 19,592 deadweight tonnes (dwt) vessel which is 148 metres (486 feet) long - took place at noon local time on Wednesday when it was passing through the Gulf of Oman, northeast of the Arab Emirates port of Fujairah, Maersk Line Ltd ...
    05/23/2012 - 6:07 am | View Link
  • Somali pirates attack Maersk Alabama again
    For the second time in seven months, Somali pirates attacked the Maersk Alabama, although private guards were able to repel the attack with a high-decibel noise device and gun fire. The ship, headed to the Kenyan coast, is now being monitored by a ...
    11/19/2009 - 12:04 am | View Link
  • Pirates foiled in a second attack on Maersk Alabama cargo ship
    The Maersk Alabama came under automatic weapons fire from pirates about 350 nautical miles east of the Somali coast, the European Union's anti-piracy force said, but fought the attackers off. The failed attack came on a day of dramatic piracy events ...
    11/18/2009 - 7:18 pm | View Link
  • Somali pirates once again attack Maersk Alabama
    This time the Maersk Alabama was ready. This time it did what a multinational naval force couldn't. Guards used guns and a sound blaster Wednesday to repel the second pirate attack on the U.S.-flagged ship in seven months. But while the effort was hailed ...
    11/18/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Somali Pirates attack U.S.-flagged Maersk Alabama
    Private guards repelled the attack with gunfire and a high-decibel noise device. The wife of the Maersk Alabama's captain, Paul Rochford, said she was "really happy" there were weapons on board. "It probably surprised the pirates. They were probably ...
    11/17/2009 - 6:00 pm | View Link
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  • Maersk Alabama hijacking
    The Maersk Alabama hijacking was a series of maritime events that began with four pirates in the Indian Ocean seizing the cargo ship MV Maersk Alabama 240 nautical ...
    02/26/2015 - 6:57 pm | View Website
  • Pirate Attacks : Cruise Law News
    An article today by Wolfgang H. Thome of eTurboNews (ETN) raises two disturbing scenarios: 1. It is only a matter of time before Somali pirates hijack a cruise ship, and
    02/26/2015 - 11:40 am | View Website
  • The Real Maersk Alabama/Somali Pirate story (Never seen ...
    This is a new docudrama from the discovery channel, it tells what happened at high seas with the Somali pirates that took Maersk Alabama and its crew for ...
    02/26/2015 - 10:43 am | View Website
  • Richard Phillips (merchant mariner)
    Richard Phillips (born May 16, 1955) is an American merchant mariner and author who served as captain of the MV Maersk Alabama during its hijacking by Somali pirates ...
    02/26/2015 - 9:53 am | View Website
  • Somali Pirates Attack French Warship By Mistake
    Look at these dumbasses. Caught trying to attack a French warship, Nivose, off the Seychelles yesterday. More here - http://www.welcometowallyworld.com ...
    02/25/2015 - 10:12 pm | View Website
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