SLN takes Delivery of the First Australian Bay Class Patrol Vessel

At a ceremony attended by Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage, Sri Lanka Navy took delivery of the first Australian Bay Class patrol vessel in Cairns Australia on 29th March 2014.

31 Mar 2014

Commander of the Navy attends IONS 2014

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage attended the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) 2014 Seminar and Conclave of Navy Chiefs held in Australia.

30 Mar 2014

Sri Lanka Navy assists Repatriation of 19 Indian Fishermen

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of 19 Indian fishermen and 04 fishing trawlers on 30th March 2014.

30 Mar 2014

HMAS “Melbourne” Takes part in Passage Exercise with SLNS “Sagara”

The Australian Naval Ship HMAS “Melbourne” which arrived in Sri Lanka on a goodwill visit took part in a Passage Exercise code named “PASSEX” with SLNS “Sagara” in the seas off Galle on 25th February 2014.

26 Mar 2014

SLN facilitates Palaithivu Church Festival

Sri Lanka Navy facilitated the conduct of the annual festival of the St. Anthony’s Church located on the Palaithivu Island.

25 Mar 2014

North Western Naval Command conducts Field Medical Clinics in Mannar

As part of the Sri Lanka Navy’s community welfare and social responsibility project, the North Western Naval Command conducted two field health clinics and donated spectacles with the assistance of the State Pharmaceutical Corporation at several rural villages in the Mannar district on 06, 21 and 23 March 2014.

25 Mar 2014

Indonesian Naval Ship “Kri Frans Kaisiepo” arrives at the Port of Colombo on a Goodwill Visit

The Indonesian naval ship, ‘Kri Frans Kaisiepo’ arrived at the port of Colombo on 23rd March 2014 on a goodwill visit.

23 Mar 2014

Outgoing Bangladesh Defence Advisor calls on Commander of the Navy

The outgoing Defence Advisor of the Banglaesh High Commission in Sri Lanka, Commodore Mudasser Nasir paid courtesy call on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage at the Naval Headquarters on 18th March 2014.

18 Mar 2014

SLN and SLCG Assists Repatriation of 140 Indian Fishermen

The Sri Lanka Navy and Sri Lanka Coast Guard assisted in the repatriation of 140 Indian fishermen with 31 fishing boats on 17th March 2014.

17 Mar 2014

Kachchatheevu Feast Concludes Strengthening Indo-Lanka Brotherhood

Under the direction of the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development and the supervision of Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage, Sri Lanka Navy facilitated the conduct of the annual feast of the St. Anthony’s Church in Kachchatheevu on a grand scale.

17 Mar 2014