Commanding Officer ‘KRI Raden Eddy Martadinata - 331’ meets with Deputy Chief of Staff of Sri Lanka Navy
A delegation headed by the Commanding Officer of the Indonesian Naval Ship ‘KRI Raden Eddy Martadinata - 331’ Captain Nopriadi, M. Tr. Hanla met with the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy and Director General Operations Rear Admiral Pradeep Rathnayake at the Navy Headquarters today (20th February 2023). The Indonesian Naval Ship arrived in Sri Lanka on an official visit on 19th February.
21 Feb 2023
SLNS Samudura arrives the island after taking part in ‘AMAN’ - 2023
Sri Lanka Naval Ship (SLNS) Samudura which took part in the multinational naval exercise ‘AMAN’ arrived the island on successful completion of the exercise today (20th February 2023). Upon her arrival, the Navy welcomed the ship in compliance with naval traditions at the Port of Colombo. The Pakistan Navy hosted ‘AMAN’ – 2023 for the eighth (08th) time and the theme of the exercise this time around was ‘Together for Peace and Security’.
21 Feb 2023
A mangrove nursery declared open in North Central Naval Command
The Commander North Central Naval Area Rear Admiral Prasad Kariyapperuma today (20th February 2023) declared open a mangrove nursery established in the Command, as part of the Mangrove Conservation Project of the Sri Lanka Navy.
20 Feb 2023
Navy restores coastal ecosystems in Kalu Ganga estuary through mangrove planting
As part of the Mangrove Conservation Project of the Sri Lanka Navy, a mangrove planting drive was conducted in the Kalu Ganga estuary on 19th February 2023.
20 Feb 2023
Indonesian Naval Ship KRI Raden Eddy Martadinata -331 arrives in Colombo
Indonesian Naval Ship KRI Raden Eddy Martadinata -331 arrived at the Port of Colombo on an official visit this morning (19th February 2023). The visiting ship was welcomed by the Sri Lanka Navy in accordance with naval traditions.
19 Feb 2023
SLNS Sindurala adjudged the Best Ship in 2022
The Sri Lanka Navy annually organizes the Best Ship competition to determine the best fleet units in its possession. Thus, SLNS Sindurala, SLNS Mihikatha and P 414 were named as the ace performers in the competition. Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Priyantha Perera on 13th February 2022 presented the plaques to the winners on board SLNS Sayurala, in recognition of their capabilities and overall performance.
15 Feb 2023
Navy flaunts strength and readiness with successful conclusion of CONEX - 2023
The Colombo Naval Exercise (CONEX) 2023 organised by the Sri Lanka Navy for the fifth (05th) time was held at the Colombo Harbour premises and off the western coast from 06th to 12th February 2023. The final exercise of CONEX 2023 was reviewed by the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Priyantha Perera, on board SLNS Vijayabahu.
15 Feb 2023
Defence Advisor at Bangladesh High Commission in Sri Lanka calls on Commander of the Navy
The Defence Advisor at Bangladesh High Commission in Sri Lanka, Commodore Md Shafiul Bari called on the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Priyantha Perera at the Navy Headquarters in Colombo today (14th February 2023).
14 Feb 2023
Naval Dockyard in Eastern Naval Command recognized with certification of ISO 45001:2018
The awarding of ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) Management System certificate to the Naval Dockyard in Eastern Naval Command was held under the patronage of Commander Eastern Naval Area and Commandant Volunteer Naval Force Rear Admiral Dammika Kumara, and with the attendance of the Director General and Chief Executive Officer of Sri Lanka Standards Institution (SLSI) Dr. (Mrs.) Siddhika G Senarathne and Deputy Director General of SLSI Mrs NBD Neelakanthi at the Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda Auditorium on 11th February 2023.
13 Feb 2023
Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Pakistan meets with Commander of the Navy
The Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, General Sahir Shamshad Mirza met with the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Priyantha Perera at the Navy Headquarters in Colombo today (10th February 2023).
10 Feb 2023