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Paratroopers and Special Air Borne Force Personnel Pass Out at SLAF Base Katunayake

Paratroopers and Special Air Borne Force Personnel Pass Out at SLAF Base Katunayake
10:51pm on Tuesday 22nd January 2019

The Passing Out Parade of the No 1 Special Airborne Force Women's Course, No. 5 Special Airborne Force Course No. 36, 37, 38, 39 and 40 ...
Certificate Awarding Ceremony of Catering Assistants' and Ground Stewards' Basic Courses

Certificate Awarding Ceremony of Catering Assistants' and Ground Stewards' Basic Courses
7:00pm on Tuesday 22nd January 2019

The Certificate Awarding Ceremony of Catering Assistants' and Ground Stewards' Basic Courses was held at the Hospitality Management Schoo,...
Commander Attends Felicitation of Secretary to the Ministry of Defence by Nalanda College

Commander Attends Felicitation of Secretary to the Ministry of Defence by Nalanda College
3:03pm on Monday 21st January 2019

Nalanda College, Colombo and the Old Nalandians Ravaviru Association paid their highest tribute to the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, its alumni, Mr. Hemasiri Fernando...
Special Duruthu Poya Religious Programme for Air Scouts at SLAF Station Koggala

Special Duruthu Poya Religious Programme for Air Scouts at SLAF Station Koggala
9:22pm on Sunday 20th January 2019

The Air Scouts Group Koggala organized a Special Religious Programme for the Air Scouts today (20 Jan 2019) in view of the "Duruthu Poya Day" at SaAF Station...

"Storm Water Harvesting" Project declared open by the Commander at SLAF Academy China Bay.
9:20pm on Sunday 20th January 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy declared open the newly constructed "Storm Water Harvesting" Project at the No...
Commander's Cup 2019 Golf Tournament Concludes Successfully at China Bay

Commander's Cup 2019 Golf Tournament Concludes Successfully at China Bay
8:37pm on Saturday 19th January 2019

The Sri Lanka Air Force and the Eagles' Golf Links hosted the Commander's Cup-2019 Annual Golf Tournament' which was concluded today ...
First Sri Lankan Lady Officer and Airwoman to Undergo Drill Training in the United Kingdom

First Sri Lankan Lady Officer and Airwoman to Undergo Drill Training in the United Kingdom
8:36pm on Friday 18th January 2019

Flight Lieutenant Lakshika Attale and Corporal Amarasena DSNK departed Sri Lanka on 4 January 2019 as the first Sri Lankan women to attend...
Children's Party and Annual Get Together of AFHQ and SLAF Station Colombo

Children's Party and Annual Get Together of AFHQ and SLAF Station Colombo
1:56pm on Friday 18th January 2019

The Children's party of AFHQ and Sri Lanka Air Force Station Colombo was held yesterday (17 January 2019)....
Air Vice Marshal Sagara Kotakadeniya Appointed as the Vice Chancellor of the KDU

Air Vice Marshal Sagara Kotakadeniya Appointed as the Vice Chancellor of the KDU
8:58am on Thursday 17th January 2019

Air Vice Marshal Sagara Kotakadeniya took over duties as the new Vice Chancellor of the General Sir John Kothalawala Defence University yesterday (16 January 2019)....
Special Donation Programme by Seva Vanitha Unit

Special Donation Programme by Seva Vanitha Unit
4:49pm on Monday 14th January 2019

Taking into consideration numerous requests made by servicemen and civil personnel, the Commander of Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy and the Chairperson of the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit, Mrs...
Newly Appointed Commander of the Navy Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Newly Appointed Commander of the Navy Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
11:29am on Monday 14th January 2019

Newly appointed Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva called on the Commander of the Air force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy this morning (14 January 2019) at Air Force Headquarters....
New Station Headquarters Building at Weerawila Declared Open by the Commander

New Station Headquarters Building at Weerawila Declared Open by the Commander
9:56pm on Saturday 12th January 2019

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy declared open the newly constructed Station Headquarters Building at SLAF Station Weerawila today (12 January 2019)....
New Three Storied Officer Cadets' Accommodation Building Declared Open by the Commander

New Three Storied Officer Cadets' Accommodation Building Declared Open by the Commander
9:30pm on Saturday 12th January 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy declared open the newly constructed three storied Officer Cadets’ Accommodation Building at SLAF Academy China Bay yesterday (11 Jan...
No 3 Maritime Squadron Declared Open by the Commander

No 3 Maritime Squadron Declared Open by the Commander
9:35pm on Friday 11th January 2019

The No 3 Maritime Squadron was reestablished today, 11 Jan 2019, when it’s new facilities were declared open by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy...
Commissioning, Wings and Passing Out Parade at SLAF Academy China Bay

Commissioning, Wings and Passing Out Parade at SLAF Academy China Bay
4:34pm on Friday 11th January 2019

27 Officer Cadets from the No 58th Intake and 4 Lady Officer Cadets from the No 10th Intake along with 437 Airmen and 220 Airwomen of the 167th Regular Airmen Recruit Course,...
The Handing Over of Hangars and Apron areas occupied by the SLAF to the CAASL

The Handing Over of Hangars and Apron areas occupied by the SLAF to the CAASL
4:30pm on Wednesday 9th January 2019

The relinquishment of the facilities and areas occupied by the SLAF in the Ratmalana Airport environs commenced this week. ...
Gymnasium at Guwanpura Declared Open by the Commander

Gymnasium at Guwanpura Declared Open by the Commander
4:04pm on Tuesday 8th January 2019

The newly renovated Gymnasium at the General Service Quarters Complex, Guwanpura was declared open by the Commander of the Air Forc...
Newly Enlisted Student Officers Take Oaths

Newly Enlisted Student Officers Take Oaths
4:01pm on Tuesday 8th January 2019

Four (4) newly enlisted Student Officers of the 72nd Intake of Direct Entry Officers gave their oaths today (8 January 2019) at Air Force...
SLAF Station Piduruthalagala Celebrates 09th Anniversary

SLAF Station Piduruthalagala Celebrates 09th Anniversary
10:26pm on Sunday 6th January 2019

The 09th anniversary of SLAF Station Piduruthalagala and No 07 ADRS were celebrated yesterday (05 January 2019) under auspices...
Commander Attends CEAT SLADA Awards Ceremony 2018 as Chief Guest

Commander Attends CEAT SLADA Awards Ceremony 2018 as Chief Guest
10:22pm on Sunday 6th January 2019

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy attended the CEAT SLADA Championship Awards 2018 as the Chief Guest....
Digital Safety and Recovery Childhood with the Rhythm Star Programme

Digital Safety and Recovery Childhood with the Rhythm Star Programme
9:31am on Friday 4th January 2019

In the present day context, many people turn to the internet to make friends, develop romance, or maintain other social connections. However, the more time we spend online,...
Seva Vanitha Unit of SLAF Station Koggala Donates ICU Bed to Teaching Hospital at Karapitiya

Seva Vanitha Unit of SLAF Station Koggala Donates ICU Bed to Teaching Hospital at Karapitiya
5:24pm on Thursday 3rd January 2019

The Seva Vanitha Unit of Sri Lanka Air Force Station Koggala conducted the first Seva Vanitha event of the year 2019 by donating an ICU bed to the...
SLAF Assists in Dousing Fire at Muthurajawela

SLAF Assists in Dousing Fire at Muthurajawela
7:43pm on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

Responding to a request by the Disaster Management Centre, the SLAF deployed an Mi 17 Helicopter with a 2400 ltr Bambi Bucket from SLAF Katunayake ...
No. 59 Junior Command and Staff Course Commences

No. 59 Junior Command and Staff Course Commences
4:35pm on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

The No. 59 Junior Command and Staff Course commenced today (02 January 2019) at the Junior Command and Staff College, Sri Lanka Air Force Academy, China Bay....
SLAF TTS Ekala Celebrates Its 48th Anniversary

SLAF TTS Ekala Celebrates Its 48th Anniversary
4:20pm on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

To mark the 48th anniversary of the SLAF Trade Training School at Ekala the Commanding Officer and all personnel organized an All Night Pirith Chanting Ceremony which was followed by an Alms Givin...
Community Service Project conducted by SLAF Base Anuradhapura

Community Service Project conducted by SLAF Base Anuradhapura
3:31pm on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

On the directions given by His Excellency the President and under the guidance of the Commander of the Air Force, a newly...
Equipment Provisioning and Accounting Unit (EP&AU) Celebrates 8th Anniversary

Equipment Provisioning and Accounting Unit (EP&AU) Celebrates 8th Anniversary
3:27pm on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

Equipment Provisioning and Accounting Unit (EP&AU) at SLAF Base Katunayake celebrated its 8th Anniversary yesterday (1 January 2019), under the guidance of the Commanding Officer Group Captain...
SLAF Station Palaly Celebrates 38th Anniversary

SLAF Station Palaly Celebrates 38th Anniversary
3:25pm on Wednesday 2nd January 2019

The 38th anniversary of SLAF Station Palaly was celebrated yesterday (1 Jan 2019). Along with the formation day a Shramadana Campaign was...
SLAF Takes Over Ceremonial Duties at President's House

SLAF Takes Over Ceremonial Duties at President's House
10:34pm on Tuesday 1st January 2019

The taking over parade of the ceremonial duties at the President's House was held today (01 January 2019)....
The Sri Lanka Air Force Ushers in the New Year

The Sri Lanka Air Force Ushers in the New Year
10:30pm on Tuesday 1st January 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy addressed the Air Force Board of Management, all Officers, other ranks and civilian...
Outgoing Navy Commander Visits Air Force Headquarters

Outgoing Navy Commander Visits Air Force Headquarters
12:58pm on Monday 31st December 2018

The outgoing Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Admiral SS Ranasinghe, paid a Farewell Call on the Commander of the Air Force,  Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy at the Air Force Headquarters today...
Medical Campaign Conducted for Flood Affected Victims in Mullaitivu Area

Medical Campaign Conducted for Flood Affected Victims in Mullaitivu Area
6:24pm on Saturday 29th December 2018

A Medical Campaign was conducted successfully on 27 and 28 December 2018 at four locations in Mullaitivu Area (Mannakandal Clinic Centre,...
SLAF Women National Life Saving Champions 2018

SLAF Women National Life Saving Champions 2018
6:15pm on Saturday 29th December 2018

The 67th National Life Saving Championships 2018 was held on 28 December at the Narahenpita Police Swimming Pool and the Life Saving Headquarters in Mt. Lavinia....
SLAF Felicitates its Angampora Display Team

SLAF Felicitates its Angampora Display Team
5:50pm on Friday 28th December 2018

The SLAF Angampora Display Team who clinched the first ever Sri Lanka's Got Talent Title on 30 September 2018 at the Grand Finale held at Stein Studio, ...
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