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Sri Lanka Navy commissions offshore patrol vessel SLNS Sayurala

The Sri Lankan Navy commissioned SLNS Sayurala, the first of two offshore patrol vessel, in a ceremo...

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Sri Lanka to commission first India-built OPV

The Sri Lankan Navy is to commission the first of two India-built offshore patrol vessels, SLNS Sayu...

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Second Sri Lanka Navy AOPV ‘SLNS Sindurala’ launched in India

SLNS Sindurala, the second of two Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessels (AOPV) being built for the Sri La...

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Sri Lanka Navy assist burning containership off Colombo harbor

On April 4th, 2017, the Sri Lanka Navy sent two Fast Attack Craft (FAC) to assist MSC ‘Daniela’, a c...

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Sri Lankan offshore patrol vessel sets sail for drills with Pakistani Navy

SLNS Samudura, a Sri Lanka Navy offshore patrol vessel, departed its homeport of Colombo on February...

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India’s GSL launches second OPV for Sri Lanka

Indian shipbuilder Goa Shipyard Limited launched the second offshore patrol vessel for Sri Lanka at ...

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Sri Lanka Navy called in to break up protest at Hambantota Port

The Sri Lanka Navy intervened on Saturday, December 10, to break up a protest and free two merchant ...

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US, Sri Lankan Navy, Marines in theater security drills

U.S. marines and sailors embarked aboard amphibious transport dock USS Somerset (LPD 25) arrived in ...

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USS Hopper sailor medically evacuated by Sri Lankan Navy

U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Hopper (DDG 70) was assisted by the Sri Lanka navy in...

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Sri Lanka Navy prevents 18 migrants from reaching Australia

The Sri Lankan Navy intercepted a people smuggling boat attempting to come to Australia illegally in...

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New Orleans CO pays visit to Western Naval Area Commander Sri Lanka

The Commanding Officer of the amphibious transport dock ship New Orleans (LPD 18) visited the Comman...

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Sri Lankan offshore patrol vessel launched in India

Indian Goa Shipyards Ltd launched an ‘Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel’ for the Sri Lanka...

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Sri Lanka exports naval ships to Nigeria in historic first export

Having received one of the biggest defense contracts in the country’s naval history, Sri Lanka...

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Japanese destroyers visit Sri Lanka

Two ships of the Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF), JS Yuudachi and JS Yuugiri, arrived at t...

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Sri Lanka Navy to join Combined Maritime Forces

Commander Combined Task Force 151 (CCTF 151) Commodore Zahid Ilyas SI(M) S.Bt recently visited Sri L...

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Russian rescue vessel makes port call in Sri Lanka

Russian Navy’s Black Sea Fleet Rescue Vessel Epron, arrived at the Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka,...

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HMS Defender docks in Sri Lanka on way home

Royal Navy’s Type 45 frigate HMS Defender has visited the island nation of Sri Lanka on its re...

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Gallery: Indian, Sri Lanka Navy exercise off Colombo, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Navy Ships Sayura, Samudura and three Fast Attack Craft conducted a naval exercise with th...

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