The Irish Naval Service Samuel Beckett-class offshore-patrol vessel LE James Joyce (P 62) has sailed into Valletta Port (the Grand Harbour) this morning on a courtesy visit. This is her third visit in Valletta Port this year.
The Irish OPV is currently deployed in the Mediterranean and assigned to E.U. Naval Force Mediterranean (Operation Sofia).
LE James Joyce is presently berthing alongside at Deep Water Quay-4 and she's expected to sail from Valletta Port in the coming days. (21-Sep-2016)