Inaugural Commandant’s Cup Sailing Regatta held in Trincomalee

The inauguration of Commandant’s Cup Sailing Regatta, organized by the Naval and Maritime Academy (NMA), was held in the alluring waters off Sandy Bay in the port city of Trincomalee ‍from 27th to 29th September.

30 Sep 2018

Two JMSDF ships arrive at port of Colombo

Two ships - ‘Kaga’ and ‘Inazuma’ belonging to the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) arrived at the port of Colombo on a goodwill visit today (30th September).

30 Sep 2018

Commander of the Navy addresses International Seapower Symposium in USA

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe attended the International Seapower Symposium held from 18-21 Sep 18 at US Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island.

28 Sep 2018

A delegation of Indian Army Higher Command Course visits Naval Headquarters

A delegation of Indian Army Higher Command Course headed by Brigadier H Singh Dhodi who are on an official tour to Sri Lanka visited Naval Headquarters, on last 25th September. The delegation is comprised of 15 senior Indian Army officers.

28 Sep 2018

Navy Commander observes Cormorant Strike Field Training exercise

The joint tri-services Field Training Exercise (FTX), 'Cormorant Strike IX - 2018', organized by the Sri Lanka Army for the 9th consecutive year, was taken place with the participation of foreign service personnel and covering the Eastern, Central, Western and North Central Provinces.

27 Sep 2018

Navy provides drinking water for people distressed by drought

As another step of Sri Lanka Navy’s community welfare programme, the civil people who were distressed by the drought prevailed in several areas in the island, were provided with pure drinking water by SL Navy.

27 Sep 2018

Navy recovers 114.955 Kg of KG at Vellamundalama in Puttalam

A haul Kerala Cannabis weighted 114.955 Kg which was hidden in a shrub area at Vellamundalama in Puttalam, was recovered by a troop of naval personnel attached to ND Vellamundalama established under the Rapid Action Boats Squadron (RABS) HQ.

27 Sep 2018

Two persons apprehended with 28 Kg of KG at Northern seas

Two persons with 28 Kg of Kerala Cannabis, were apprehended by the crew of a Fast Attack Craft attached to the Northern Naval Command, yesterday (25th Sep).

26 Sep 2018

Navy assists the National Coastal and Marine Resources Conservation Week

In coincide with the “International Beach Clean-up Day”, a week for National Coastal and Marine Resources Conservation had been declared from 15th to 21st Sep. in Sri Lanka.

26 Sep 2018

SLNS Sindurala returns home after month-long naval exercise – KAKADU 2018

On completion of the longest sea passage for a naval exercise of the Sri Lanka Navy, SLNS “Sindurala” returned home yesterday (24th September).

25 Sep 2018