Russian sail training ship departs from Colombo harbour
June 18, 2017 11:55 am
The Russian sail training ship Nadezda which arrived at the port of Colombo, has set sail from the Colombo harbour.
The ship that is 108.6 m in length and 14 m in width, had got 120 training cadets on-board.
During its stay in the country, the ship was open for the visit of school children, on 15,16 and 17. Besides, the ships crew had organised a photography exhibition on-board ship for the visitors to enjoy.
Apart from that, they took part in several programmes and sporting events organised by the Sri Lanka Navy.