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LRAD in the News

Delhi Police Call on LRAD

(Courtesy of India Today)

“When Delhi Police in India came under fire for mishandling the December 23 protests, police brass called the US-based manufacturers of the Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD). The device, first used to tackle protests during the G8 summit in Toronto in 2009, produces high decibel noise and is seen as a painless way of crowd dispersal.”

 

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Cruise Lines Prepare for Piracy Threat

(Courtesy of Cruise Critic)

“When it comes to piracy, ships are prepared for defense in a number of ways. On any given sailing, whether in known piracy waters or not, the use of LRAD’s (long-range acoustic devices) to monitor movement in the area is common.”

 

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LRAD for Yacht Protection

(Courtesy of The Wall Street Journal)

“A long-range acoustic hailing device broadcasts powerful deterrent tones and multilanguage voice commands over distances of up to two miles to help prevent pirate attacks and warn fishing boats and other approaching ships to stay away or change course.”

 

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How to Pirate-Proof a Freighter

(Courtesy of Canadian Business)

“A high-tech upgrade to the modern anti-pirate arsenal is the Long Range Acoustic Device…”

 

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LRAD Used to End Standoff Peacefully

(Courtesy of KDKA)

“We had his mother tape a message that was scripted out for us and then we played that message over our LRAD system and immediately upon the completion of that message, he called us and said he was willing to come out and surrender himself.”

 

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LRAD Corp. Finding New Markets for Long Range Acoustic Devices

(Courtesy of U-T San Diego)

“LRAD Corporation has been making noise with the U.S. Navy for years. Now the San Diego company is trying to resonate with airports, police forces, border authorities, oil companies and wind farms.”

 

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Successful LRAD Maritime Deployments

(Courtesy of Maritime Security.Asia)

Long Range Acoustic Hailing Devices, more commonly known as LRAD, enable vessels to hail, notify and warn approaching vessels at significant ranges with clear voice or prerecorded messages in any language.

 

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Protecting Yourself Before, During, and After a Pirate Attack

(Courtesy of Safety4Sea)

“As part of a layered anti-piracy defense strategy, a Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) will provide captain and crew time and distance to distinguish between piracy threats and fishermen.”

 

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Crowd Control a Concern Ahead of NATO Summit

(Courtesy of ABC7Chicago.com)

“Chicago Police say they do have an LRAD available for use. It sends out live or recorded messages in a narrow sound beam. So you can hear the messages with clarity several hundred yards away. Police say that is how they intend to use it — as a communications tool. But it is also equipped to emit those high-frequency alarm tones.”

 

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