Sri Lanka Navy receives 2nd Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel

The 2nd Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel (AOPV) constructed at the Goa Shipyard Ltd (GSL) for the mission requirements of Sri Lanka Navy, was officially handed over in India yesterday (22nd March).

23 Mar 2018

Director Institute of Naval Medicine, INHS Asvini meets Commander of the Navy

Director Institute of Naval Medicine at INHS Asvini in Mumbai, Surgeon Commodore Sheila Mathai paid a courtesy call on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe and held a cordial discussion at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo today (23 March).

23 Mar 2018

Navy marks the first win in Security Services Rugby Tournament

Sri Lanka Navy secured an easy win over Sri Lanka Air Force at the first match of Security Services Rugby Tournament played at Colombo Race Course grounds yesterday (22nd March).

23 Mar 2018

BNS Bangabandhu arrives at port of Colombo

A guided missile frigate of the Bangladesh Navy, BNS Bangabandhu arrived at the port of Colombo on a goodwill visit today (22 March).

22 Mar 2018

Navy transfers injured fisherman ashore for treatment

SLNS Ranarisi the Fast Gun Boat attached to Eastern Naval Command promptly transferred an injured fisherman who was onboard a fishing trawler, ashore for treatment today (20 March).

20 Mar 2018

Commodore Kalana Jinadasa assumes office as Commandant NMA

Commodore Kalana Jinadasa, the newly appointed Commandant of the premier training institution of Sri Lanka Navy - Naval & Maritime Academy (NMA), assumed duties at the Commandant’s Office yesterday (19 March).

20 Mar 2018

Navy trims portion of banyan tree leaning dangerously across Hamilton Canal

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Kelani on 16 March rendered assistance to remove a large portion of the banyan tree that was leaning dangerously across Hamilton Canal, Elakanda posing greater problems to the community.

19 Mar 2018

Navy conducts workshop on compering

A workshop organized for the first time by Sri Lanka Navy Media, to hone compering skills of naval personnel, came to a successful end on 17th March.

19 Mar 2018

Eleven persons engaged in illegal acts apprehended by Navy

Navy apprehended 11 persons engaged in illegal acts at several locations in the island during the past few days.

19 Mar 2018

SLNS Samudura and Suranimila return home after Indian tour

SLNS Samudura and Suranimila of Sri Lanka Navy, which left for India on 02 March to attend MILAN - an initiative of the Indian Navy aimed to create a forum for the littoral navies of the region to exchange thoughts in the area of maritime cooperation, returned the port of Colombo today (17 March) on completion of successful tour.

17 Mar 2018