Commanding Officer of French naval ship ‘Surcouf’ calls on Commander of the Navy

Commander Christine Ribbe, the Commanding Officer of French naval ship ‘Surcouf’ which arrived in Sri Lanka today (18 June 2018), called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe at the Naval Headquarters.

18 Jun 2018

Two French naval ships arrive at port of Colombo

The naval ships ‘Dixmude’ and ‘Surcouf’ belonging to the French Navy arrived at the port of Colombo this morning (18 June 2018) on a goodwill visit.

18 Jun 2018

SLNS Sagara celebrates its 12th anniversary

SLNS Sagara, one of the Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) of the Sri Lanka Navy celebrated its 12th anniversary yesterday (16 June 2018).

17 Jun 2018

Navy assists to conduct annual feast mass of St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade

The annual feast mass of St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade was held on 13th June 2018 with the participation of a large number of Catholic devotees across the island.

15 Jun 2018

05 fishers stranded in northern seas rescued by Navy

Sri Lanka Navy Ship Sayurala, while patrolling in the northern seas, yesterday (14 June 2018) rescued 05 fishermen stranded at sea off Point Pedro due to an engine failure of their fishing vessel.

15 Jun 2018

Australian Defence Attaché calls on Commander Western Naval Area

The Defence Attaché of the Australian High Commission in Sri Lanka, Group Captain Sean Unwin called on the Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, at the Western Naval Command Headquarters in Colombo today (13th June).

13 Jun 2018

Colombo Supercross 2018 to be flagged off in Welisara on 24 June

Colombo Supercross 2018, the motor sports event organized by the Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) partnering with the Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders (SLARDAR), is scheduled to be flagged off on 24 June 2018 at the motocross and gravel racing track in Welisara.

13 Jun 2018

Navy rescues two fishermen distressed in the sea

Two fishermen who distressed in the seas off Trincomalee due to an engine failure of their trawler, were rescued by Sri Lanka Naval Ship ‘Sayurala’ attached to Northern Naval Command, yesterday (12th June).

13 Jun 2018

Four SLN Fast Gunboats celebrate their 18th anniversary

SLNS Udara, SLNS Edithara II, SLNS Wickrama II and SLNS Abeetha II, four of the Fast Gunboats belonging to the Navy’s fleet celebrated their 18th anniversary yesterday (11 June 2018).

12 Jun 2018

Commander Janitha Buddhika assumes duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Rathnadeepa

Commander (C) Janitha Buddhika today (12 June) assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of Sri Lanka Navy Ship Rathnadeepa.

12 Jun 2018