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Inter Unit Wrestling Championship 2016

Inter Unit Wrestling Championship 2016
8:21am on Saturday 28th May 2016

Inter Unit Wrestling championships 2016 held on 27th May 2016 at the Indoor Stadium of SLAF Base Katunayake....
Commander's Annual Inspection at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda

Commander's Annual Inspection at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda
11:50pm on Friday 27th May 2016

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal  Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted Annual Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda today (27 May 2016)....
War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2016

War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2016
3:28pm on Friday 27th May 2016

SLAF paid tribute to all Officers and men killed in action throughout the three decade long conflict at a ceremony attended by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal  Gagan Bulathsinghal...
Sri lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan Celebrates Vesak 2016

Sri lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan Celebrates Vesak 2016
10:04pm on Thursday 26th May 2016

SLAF paid tribute to all Officers and men killed in action throughout the three decade long conflict at a ceremony attended by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal  Gagan Bulathsinghal...
No 05 Air Defence Radar Squadron at SLAF Station Palavi Celebrates 9th Anniversary

No 05 Air Defence Radar Squadron at SLAF Station Palavi Celebrates 9th Anniversary
7:12pm on Wednesday 25th May 2016

NO 05 ADRS contributed immensely to strength the National Air Defence Network in an uninterrupted manner since the deployment on 24th May 2007. The Squadron has exploited in to a fully fledge Form...
SLAF Felicitates Award Winners at the Presidential Sports Awards

SLAF Felicitates Award Winners at the Presidential Sports Awards
6:51pm on Wednesday 25th May 2016

The SLAF sports personnel who brought fame and honour to the Sri Lanka Air Force at the inaugural Presidential Sports Awards Ceremony were felicitated by the Commander of Air Force Air Marshal Gag...
Commander of SLAF Illuminates the Gangarama Vesak Kalapaya

Commander of SLAF Illuminates the Gangarama Vesak Kalapaya
11:35am on Tuesday 24th May 2016

On the invitation of the chief priest of the Gangarama temple the most venerable Galaboda Gnanissara Thero, the Commader of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala switched on the lights t...
MINUSCA Celebrates Vesak - 2016

MINUSCA Celebrates Vesak - 2016
11:34am on Tuesday 24th May 2016

Sri Lanka Aviation Unit in MINUSCA celebrated Vesak Festival 2016, giving prominence to religious activities. They made it an event to showcase the rich cultural heritage of Sri Lanka to the other...
ADGTS at SLAF Station Iranamadu Celebrates  5th Anniversary

ADGTS at SLAF Station Iranamadu Celebrates 5th Anniversary
11:33am on Tuesday 24th May 2016

Air Defence Gunnery Training School (ADGTS) at SLAF Station Iranamadu proudly celebrated their 5th formation day on 21st May 2016....
SLAF Vesak Bathi Gee Saraniya 2016

SLAF Vesak Bathi Gee Saraniya 2016
9:01pm on Sunday 22nd May 2016

Marking the 2605th Sambudhathva Jayanthi, the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit in collaboration with SLAF Station Colombo, staged ‘Vesak Bathi Gee Saraniya 2016’, on 22nd May 2016 at the ‘Rifle Green...
Hon. Minister Sagala Rathnayake Observed the Progress of SLAF Flood Relief Operations

Hon. Minister Sagala Rathnayake Observed the Progress of SLAF Flood Relief Operations
8:07pm on Sunday 22nd May 2016

Hon. Minister to the Ministry of Law & Order and Southern Development Mr  Sagala Rathnayake paid a visit to the SLAF Air Operations Room at the Air Force Headquarters today (22 May 2016) ...
SVU SLAF Base Ratmalana Distributes Flood Relief Items

SVU SLAF Base Ratmalana Distributes Flood Relief Items
6:02pm on Sunday 22nd May 2016

Seva Vanitha Unit SLAF Base Ratmalana, conducted distribution of flood relief items for the affected people in Biyagama, Kotikawattha area....
SLAF Flood Relief Operations on 22 May 2016

SLAF Flood Relief Operations on 22 May 2016
12:05pm on Sunday 22nd May 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force is continuing rescue operations and relief aid missions to victims in flood affected areas....
SLAF Religious Devotion on 2016 Vesak Full Moon Poya Day

SLAF Religious Devotion on 2016 Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
11:54am on Sunday 22nd May 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force displays religious devotion on 2016 Vesak Full Moon Poya Day at the AFHQ to mark the enlightenment of the Lord Buddha, amidst the continuous support given to the government mec...
SLAF Flood Relief Operations on 21 May 2016

SLAF Flood Relief Operations on 21 May 2016
6:55pm on Saturday 21st May 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force continued rescue operations and providing of relief aid to victims in Kelaniya, Biyagama and Kirindiwela areas by airlifting consignments of dry rations and cooked food using B...
Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Visits SLAF Air Operations Room

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Visits SLAF Air Operations Room
5:52pm on Saturday 21st May 2016

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi paid a visit to the SLAF Air Operations Room at the Air Force Headquarters on 20 May 2016....
SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Distributes Flood Relief Goods

SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Distributes Flood Relief Goods
10:09pm on Friday 20th May 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit, conducted a distribution of flood relief items at Keththarama Temple among affected people of relief camp....
SLAF Continues Flood Relief Operations on 20 May 2016

SLAF Continues Flood Relief Operations on 20 May 2016
2:57pm on Friday 20th May 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force continued rescue operations and providing of relief aid to victims of flash floods in Kelaniya, Biyagama areas by airlifting consignments of dry rations using Bell 212 and Bell...
Presidential Sports Awards for SLAF Personnel

Presidential Sports Awards for SLAF Personnel
12:56pm on Friday 20th May 2016

The leading SLAF sports personalities of the Sri Lanka Air Force brought events glory and same to SLAF at the inaugural Presidential Sports Awards Ceremony held on 18 May 2016....
Inter-Unit Carrom Championship 2016

Inter-Unit Carrom Championship 2016
11:48am on Friday 20th May 2016

SLAF Station Colombo & SLAF Academy China Bay emerged the men’s and women’s champions respectively at the Inter Unit Carom Championship 2016 which was concluded today (19 May 2016) at the ...
SLAF Relief Operations Conducted on 19 May 2016

SLAF Relief Operations Conducted on 19 May 2016
12:15pm on Thursday 19th May 2016

A Bell 212 Helicopter took off from SLAF Base Ratmalana at 0600 hrs carried out a reconnaissance mission to assess flood effected areas....
War Heroes Honoured

War Heroes Honoured
10:07am on Thursday 19th May 2016

HE the President Maithripala Sirisena as Commander-in-chief of the Armed Force paid respects to all members of the Armed Forces and Police who made the supreme sacrifice in the name of the Nation ...
SLAF Reconnaissance and Relief Missions Over Aranayake

SLAF Reconnaissance and Relief Missions Over Aranayake
4:11pm on Wednesday 18th May 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force conducted recce missions and food drop missions to support on-going Disaster Relief Operations by the Disaster Management Centre, all Government Authorities and service personn...
SLAF Helicopters for Disaster Relief Operations Over Thabbowa

SLAF Helicopters for Disaster Relief Operations Over Thabbowa
3:59pm on Tuesday 17th May 2016

SLAF Mi 17 / Bell 212 / Bell 412 Helicopters and rescue teams are ready for rescue operations at SLAF Base Anuradhapura, SLAF Base Hingurakgoda, SLAF Base Ratmalana...
Japanese Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Japanese Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
6:21pm on Monday 16th May 2016

The Japanese Ambassador to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mr. Kenichi Suganuma called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters  to...
SLAF Rescued Capsized Fishermen in Negombo Pitipana Sea

SLAF Rescued Capsized Fishermen in Negombo Pitipana Sea
1:34pm on Monday 16th May 2016

Bell 412 Air Sea Rescue Team rescued the fishermen (Mr Jude Ranjith and Mr Newton) capsized in Negombo Pitipana Sea a little while ago....
SLAF Baged 3 Gold and 3 Silver At ABA Novices Boxing Meet– 2016

SLAF Baged 3 Gold and 3 Silver At ABA Novices Boxing Meet– 2016
11:46am on Monday 16th May 2016

The ABA Novices Boxing Meet 2016 was conducted at the Royal MAS Arena, Royal Collage, Colombo from 10 May 16 to 14 May 16....
National War Heroes Commemoration Parade Held in Badulla

National War Heroes Commemoration Parade Held in Badulla
9:46pm on Saturday 14th May 2016

National War Heroes Commemoration parade was held in Badulla town for the 7th time on 13th May 2016....
Mobile Dental Clinics at SLAF RTS Vanni and Mudukulama Prajashalawa

Mobile Dental Clinics at SLAF RTS Vanni and Mudukulama Prajashalawa
6:35pm on Saturday 14th May 2016

A Multidisciplinary Mobile Dental programmes were conducted by SLAF RTS Vanni on 12th and 13th May 2016....
Sea Rescue Demonstration and Training at Valvettithurai

Sea Rescue Demonstration and Training at Valvettithurai
10:46pm on Friday 13th May 2016

The Sri Lanka Air Force conducted a demonstration and an Air Sea Rescue (ASR) refresher exercise at Valvettithurai sea area on this morning (13 May 2016)....
Newly Constructed Airmen’s Transit Rooms for SLAF Base Anuradhapura

Newly Constructed Airmen’s Transit Rooms for SLAF Base Anuradhapura
6:47pm on Friday 13th May 2016

Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala declared open the newly constructed Airmen’s Transit Rooms at SLAF Base Anuradhapura today (13 May 16)....
Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Sigiriya

Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Sigiriya
6:23pm on Friday 13th May 2016

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted the Annual Inspection of SLAF Station Sigiriya today (13 may 2016)....
Major General Steven R. Rudder Visits AFHQ

Major General Steven R. Rudder Visits AFHQ
1:10pm on Friday 13th May 2016

Maj. Gen. Steven R. Rudder, Director for Strategic Planning and Policy (J5), U.S. Pacific Command called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Sri Lanka Air For...
Defence Services Golf Championship 2016

Defence Services Golf Championship 2016
9:13pm on Thursday 12th May 2016

 Sri Lanka Air Force became the runner-up at the second Defence Services Games’ Golf tournament held at the Nuwara-Eliya Golf Course from 11th to 13th May 2016 while the Sri Lanka Navy emer...
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