Naval Base Coronado, Ca – Members of 1st Marine Special Operations Battalion practice boarding and searching ships. Marines train for Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) at the highest level. This type of interdiction involves a non-compliant ship, underway, and opposed.

 

Image courtesy of the U.S. Marine Corps

 

Watch Marine Special Operators conduct VBSS training in the video below:

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