Sri Lanka’s strategic location, on the east west shipping route, has allowed it to develop as a strategic hub for multinational security companies who provide protection against piracy in the region. GAC Sri Lanka as pioneers of this service is the industry leader in providing assistance to security escort teams in embarking or disembarking on board vessels as they pass Sri Lanka. At present, the company accomplishes Sea Marshal Transits through the operation of a fleet of boats stationed in Galle supported by a fleet of land based vehicles travelling between the Bandaranaike International Airport and Galle.