Commander of the Navy visits Indian Navy’s Southern Naval Command in Kochi

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe visited the Indian Navy’s Southern Naval Command in Kochi from 20 to 23 December, as part of his official four-day-tour to India to attend the Silver Jubilee Seminar on Operational Sea Training and Safety On board.

24 Dec 2017

JMSDF 'Setogiri' leaves Trincomalee harbour

On successful completion of its 3 day official tour, the Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) ship 'Setogiri’ which arrived in Sri Lanka on 20 December, left the Trincomalee harbour yesterday (22 December).

23 Dec 2017

Ship’s crew of “ Setogiiri” assist coastal cleaning at Trincomalee

The crew of Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force’s ship ‘Setogiri’ which arrived the island on a goodwill visit, last 20th Dececmber, and the naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval Command engaged in a cleaning campaign along the Trincomalee coastal line yesterday (21 December).

22 Dec 2017

Inter-ship/craft semaphore, flashing, ROR and rigging competition – 2017

The final round of inter-ship/craft semaphore, flashing, ROR and rigging competition 2017 organized by the Naval Fleet Command was held at the Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda Auditorium in Trincomalee on 20 December 2017.

22 Dec 2017

INS Sutlej leaves Colombo harbour on completion of Joint Hydrographic Survey

The Indian Naval Ship (INS) Sutlej which arrived in the island on 26 October to undertake a Joint Hydrographic Survey off the coast of Sri Lanka, left the Colombo harbour today (21 December) on successful completion of the task.

21 Dec 2017

Blood donation campaign held at SLNS Parakrama to commemorate 67th Navy anniversary

A blood donation campaign was organized at the Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake Auditorium, SLNS Parakrama yesterday (20 December), to commemorate the 67th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy.

21 Dec 2017

Two persons nabbed with elephant pearls

Based on intelligence tip-off received by the Navy, naval personnel attached to the Western Naval Command in coordination with STF personnel in Gampola nabbed 2 persons with 7 elephant pearls during a raid carried out in Peradeniya on 19 December.

21 Dec 2017

Navy edge out Police at Dialog Champions League 2017

Sri Lanka Navy edged out Sri Lanka Police in yet another football encounter of Dialog Champions League 2017 yesterday (20 December).

21 Dec 2017

Navy secures several titles at CMYC Open Race Sailing Regatta

The Sri Lanka Navy Sailing Pool secured a number of titles at the Open Race Sailing Regatta organized by the Ceylon Motor Yacht Club (CMYC) at the Bolgoda Lake on 17 December.

21 Dec 2017

Japanese “Setogiri” arrives at the port of Trincomalee

“Setogiri” a Naval ship belongs to Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force, arrived at the port of Trincomalee today (20th December) on a good will visit. She was welcomed in accordance with naval traditions on arrival.

20 Dec 2017