Non-lethal Solutions

Portable Vehicle Arresting Barrier (PVAB)

The PVAB is an effective, non-lethal vehicle capture system for use at tactical checkpoints and facility entrances requiring a reliable access denial to vehicle capability. The PVAB is portable, easily emplaced, reusable and recoverable. The PVAB enables security forces to stop forward progress of vehicles without firing lethal weapons at engines and tires. The PVAB is type-classified and qualified, and is in service with U.S. Army, Marine Corps and Navy security forces (NSN 4240-01-469-6122).


System Capture Mode:

Portable Vehicle Arresting Barrier (PVAB) Permanent Variant

Commonality with the M1 Portable Vehicle Arresting Barrier:

Non-lethal vehicle stops


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