Ruwandan Minister of Defence visits Southern Naval Command
 

The Minister of Defence of Ruwanda, General James Kabarebe who arrived in Sri Lanka to attend the Colombo Defence Seminar took time off to visit the Southern Naval Command today (31st August).

31 Aug 2018

USS “Anchorage” departs the island on completion of a successful training tour
 

United States Naval Ship “Anchorage” which arrived at the port of Trincomalee on last 24th Aug. for a training tour, departed the island on 28th August on completion of a successful tour.

31 Aug 2018

Captain Jagath Kumara of SLN leads Sri Lanka Defence Services Golf Team at 12th World Military Golf Championship in Germany
 

Sri Lanka Defence Services Golf Team left for Germany to take part in the 12th World Military Golf Championship, on 24th August 2018.

31 Aug 2018

Differently-abled naval war hero further supported with a cash donation
 

The Sri Lanka Ex Service Persons Association in the UK, giving further boost to the welfare of a differently-abled naval war hero, donated a sum of Rs 425,000 to Petty Officer (PO) DS Ariyarathna at the Naval Headquarters yesterday (29th August).

30 Aug 2018

Lieutenant Commander (ND) Saman Wijesundara assumes duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Jagatha
 

Lieutenant Commander (ND) Saman Wijesundara assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of the Fast Gun Boat, SLNS Jagatha, today(29th August).

29 Aug 2018

Indian NDC delegation tours Eastern Naval Command
 

The 14 member delegation of the National Defence College (NDC) India, headed by Major General SC Mohanty toured the Eastern Naval Command yesterday (28th August).

29 Aug 2018

Sri Lanka Navy ceremonially takes over United States Coast Guard Cutter ‘Sherman’ at Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
 

The Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe officially took over the Ex-USCG “Sherman” into Sri Lanka Navy in a ceremony held at Honolulu, Hawaii, United States yesterday (27th August).

28 Aug 2018

Sri Lanka Navy respond to a high sea distress
 

SLNS Samudura (an OPV class capital ship) sailed from Port of Trincomalee at 1215 hrs on 17th August 2018 to assist a distressed fishing vessel named “Jaya Isuru 03”which was at the centre of the Bay of Bengal.

28 Aug 2018

Delegation of Indian NDC visits Naval Headquarters
 

A 14 member delegation of the National Defence College (NDC) India, headed by Major General SC Mohanty visited the Naval Headquarters in Colombo yesterday (27th August).

28 Aug 2018

Navy sniffer dogs in action
 

Two sniffer dogs belonging to the Sri Lanka Navy Kennels Unit, during a search, detected a consignment of explosives in the general area of Erakkandi in the Eastern Naval Command on 26th August.

28 Aug 2018