Navy contestant wins two medals for Sri Lanka at 15th Asia-Pacific Shitoryu Karate Championship

Able Seaman ADNS Ariyarathna of Sri Lanka Navy, won a Silver medal and a Bronze medal at the 15th Asia-Pacific Shithoriu Karate Championship which was kicked off in Jakarta, Indonesia from 20th to 27th November.

30 Nov 2018

Australian Defence Advisor calls on the Chief of Staff  

The Defence Advisor of Australian High Commission in Sri Lanka, Group Captain Sean Unvin paid a courtesy call on the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka navy, Rear Admiral Piyal de Silva at the Naval Headquarters today (29th November).

29 Nov 2018

Israeli Defence Attaché calls on Navy Chief of Staff

The Military and Defence Attaché of Israel accredited to Sri Lanka, Colonel Effie Defrin paid a courtesy call on the Chief of Staff of the Navy, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva at the Naval Headquarters yesterday (28th November).

29 Nov 2018

Indigenous people in Dambana receive a Reverse Osmosis plant

The 534th Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant installed by the Sri Lanka Navy was recently declared open for the use of indigenous people (Veddas) in Dambana.

28 Nov 2018

Inter-ship/craft semaphore, flashing, ROR and rigging competition – 2018

The inter-ship/craft semaphore, flashing, ROR and rigging competition 2018 organized by the Naval Fleet Command was held at the Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda Auditorium in Trincomalee yesterday (27th November 2018).

28 Nov 2018

Bangladesh DSCSC delegation visits Naval Headquarters

A Bangladesh Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) delegation headed by Captain AbdullahAl - Maksus visited the Naval Headquarters today (26th November) and called on the Chief of Staff of the Navy, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva.

26 Nov 2018

376 recruits of 233rd intake pass out in Poonewa

The passing out parade of 376 regular and volunteer recruits belonging to the 233rd intake was held on 24th November 2018 at the main parade ground of SLNS Shiksha in Poonewa, marking the completion of their 06 month basic training course.

26 Nov 2018

Foreign CG, Police and Customs officers complete VBSS course in Trincomalee

A Visit Board Search & Seizure (VBSS) course for the Indonesian, Malaysian, and Philippine military personnel affiliated to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) was conducted by the Special Boat Squadron (SBS) at its Training School in Trincomalee.

26 Nov 2018

Navy Inter Command Squash Tournament 2018

The Inter Command Squash Tournament of the Sri Lanka Navy for year 2018 was held at the Command Squash Courts of the Eastern Naval Area in Trincomalee from 20th to 24th November 2018.

26 Nov 2018

Commander Niroshana Wittachchy takes over duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Ranadheera

Commander (ND) Niroshana Wittachchy took over the duties as the new Commanding Officer (CO) of Sri Lanka Navy Ship (SLNS) Ranadheera on 23rd November.

26 Nov 2018