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SLAF Care Extension for Disabled In Action (DIA) Service Members

SLAF Care Extension for Disabled In Action (DIA) Service Members
1:20pm on Saturday 6th February 2016

With the view of facilitating Disabled in Action (DIA) personnel who injured while in combat operations, the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala has authorized financial gr...
Appreciation for the Achievers of GCE A/L & Grade 5 Examinations 2015

Appreciation for the Achievers of GCE A/L & Grade 5 Examinations 2015
1:09pm on Saturday 6th February 2016

In keeping with a concept of recognizing academic achievements of children of SLAF personnel and civilians employed in the SLAF,...
Sri Lanka Air Force Joins in the 68th Independence Day Celebrations

Sri Lanka Air Force Joins in the 68th Independence Day Celebrations
4:18pm on Thursday 4th February 2016

As thousands of national flags fluttered in the breeze all around, the 68th National Independence day of Sri Lanka was celebrated with parades and pageants at Galle Face Green on 4th February 2016...
SLAF Players for 12th South Asian Championship In India 2016

SLAF Players for 12th South Asian Championship In India 2016
4:11pm on Thursday 4th February 2016

The SLAF  players left the country last night (03February 2016) to participate in the 12th South Asian Championship in India to represent Sri Lanka at the meet.A total of 109 SLAF Personnel h...
68th Independence Day Parade Rehearsals

68th Independence Day Parade Rehearsals
6:17pm on Tuesday 2nd February 2016

The 68th Independence Day parade, where Sri Lanka commemorates the successful outcome for the valiant struggle for freedom from colonial powers, will take place at the Galle Face greens on 4 Febru...
National  Netball Championship 2016

National Netball Championship 2016
6:33pm on Monday 1st February 2016

The Sri Lanka Air Force Netball team became the runners-up after an extremely hard fought game against the Sri Lanka Navy team at the...
No 03 Air Defence Radar Squadron Celebrates 09th Anniversary

No 03 Air Defence Radar Squadron Celebrates 09th Anniversary
5:35pm on Monday 1st February 2016

No 03 Air Defence Radar Squadron at SLAF Weerawila celebrated its 09th anniversary on 01 February 2016 under the guidance of Commanding Officer No 03 Air Defence Radar Squadron, Wg Cdr MTN Salgado...
Administration and Management Development Module for Base Commanders and Commanding Officers

Administration and Management Development Module for Base Commanders and Commanding Officers
11:12am on Saturday 30th January 2016

Based on a vision of the Commander of the Air force, an Administration and Management Development Module for Base Commanders and Commanding Officers was conducted at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy Ch...
National Sports and Physical Fitness Week -2016

National Sports and Physical Fitness Week -2016
11:33am on Thursday 28th January 2016

Sri Lanka has declared the week from January 25th to the 30th as the ‘National Sports and Physical Fitness Week’ with a view to control Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) which are the leading c...
The History of SLAF Diyatalawa and the Regiment Book Launches

The History of SLAF Diyatalawa and the Regiment Book Launches
8:12am on Wednesday 27th January 2016

The Book titled "The history of SLAF Diyatalawa and the Regiment" written by Air vice Marshal AB Soza(Retd) and Wing Commander SR Rathnapala (Retd) was launched yesterday (26 Jan 2016)....
'Virusara' Privilege Card Launches

'Virusara' Privilege Card Launches
7:57pm on Monday 25th January 2016

A ceremony to launch the 'Virusara' privilege card and the awarding of 100 scholarships, each worth of Rs 50,000 to war-affected children of the North and East and War Hero families was held today...
A New Surgical Theatre and ICU at the SLAF Guwanpura Opens

A New Surgical Theatre and ICU at the SLAF Guwanpura Opens
2:37pm on Monday 25th January 2016

Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala declared open the newly constructed Surgical Theatre and ICU at SLAF Guwanpura, today(25th  January  2016)....
11 Cadets of the 83rd Flight Cadets Course Passed Out

11 Cadets of the 83rd Flight Cadets Course Passed Out
9:48am on Wednesday 20th January 2016

11 Cadets of the 83rd Flight Cadets' Course completed their Basic  flying training at No 1 Flying Training Wing SLAF Academy China Bay on 12th January 2015. The Basic Flying Training was carr...
10 Cadets of the 30th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course Passed Out

10 Cadets of the 30th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course Passed Out
9:38am on Wednesday 20th January 2016

10 Cadets of the 30th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course completed their Basic  ATC training at No 1 Flying Training Wing SLAF Academy China Bay on 15th July 2015....
09 Cadets of the 82nd Flight Cadets Course Passed Out

09 Cadets of the 82nd Flight Cadets Course Passed Out
9:31am on Wednesday 20th January 2016

09 Cadets of the 82nd Flight Cadets Course completed their Basic and intermediate flying training at No 1 Flying Training Wing SLAF Academy China Bay on 30th July 2014....
13 Cadets of the 29th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course Passed Out

13 Cadets of the 29th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course Passed Out
9:20am on Wednesday 20th January 2016

13 Cadets of the 29th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course completed their Basic  ATC training at No 1 Flying Training Wing SLAF Academy China Bay on 30th June 2014....
12th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House Handed Over

12th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House Handed Over
5:24pm on Friday 15th January 2016

A new house constructed under the "Guwan Lak Sevana” Housing Project launched by the Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit was handed over to 35219 LAC Wijesinghe EGMDN today (15 January 2016) at Ya...
New Preschool for SLAF Base Katunayake

New Preschool for SLAF Base Katunayake
2:35pm on Friday 15th January 2016

The new Preschool of SLAF Base Katunayake was declared open by the Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Mrs. Samanthi Bulathsinghala on 12 January 2016....
Visit to ward No. 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital

Visit to ward No. 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital
2:15pm on Wednesday 13th January 2016

The Chairperson of the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Mrs. Samanthi Bulathsinghala and the members of the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit visited Ward No. 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital this morning (13 January 2016....
Czech Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Czech Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
3:58pm on Monday 11th January 2016

The Ambassador of the Czech Republic to India, His Excellency Mr.Milan Hovorka called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters tod...
11th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House Handed Over

11th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House Handed Over
1:50pm on Monday 11th January 2016

A new house constructed under the "Guwan Lak Sevana” Housing Project launched by the Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit was handed over to 016372 LAC Kumara BHDT  today (11 January 2016)...
Southern Horizon Chalet and Officer's Transit Block Open at Koggala

Southern Horizon Chalet and Officer's Transit Block Open at Koggala
12:22pm on Saturday 9th January 2016

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala declared open the newly constructed Southern Horizon Chalet and Officer's Transit Block at SLAF Station Koggala today (09 Jan 16)....
SLAF Tree Planting Programme

SLAF Tree Planting Programme
12:21pm on Saturday 9th January 2016

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala inaugurated the SLAF Tree planting programme which is organized to mark the first anniversary of His Excellency President Maithreepa...
SLAF Station Piduruthalagala Anniversary Celebrations

SLAF Station Piduruthalagala Anniversary Celebrations
4:40pm on Friday 8th January 2016

SLAF Station Piduruthalagala celebrated its 06th anniversary on 05th January 2016....
'Api Wenuwen Api' Housing Project

'Api Wenuwen Api' Housing Project
6:05pm on Thursday 7th January 2016

A sixty nine houses completed under the second stage of 'Api Wenuwen Api' housing project for War Heroes in Hambanthota district and 51 completed houses in Mullaitivu District (Sampath Pura) were ...
New Pre School for Ekala

New Pre School for Ekala
12:00pm on Thursday 7th January 2016

The new Pre School of SLAF TTS Ekala was declared open by the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala and the Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Mrs.Samanthi  Bulathsin...
Pakistani Prime Minister Flies on SLAF VVIP Helicopter

Pakistani Prime Minister Flies on SLAF VVIP Helicopter
12:05pm on Wednesday 6th January 2016

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Madam Begum Kalsoom Sharif who arrived in Sri Lanka flew to Kandy on SLAF VVIP Helicopters this morning (06 January 2016)....
Young Aviators Club - Workshop III concluded at AFM

Young Aviators Club - Workshop III concluded at AFM
1:46pm on Tuesday 5th January 2016

Air Force Museum recently concluded Workshop III, One-Day programme on ‘Aircraft Engines’ for members of the Young Aviators Club. ...
Australian High Commissioner Pays a Farewell Call on Commander

Australian High Commissioner Pays a Farewell Call on Commander
3:38pm on Monday 4th January 2016

Her Excellency Robyn Mudie, Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka paid a farewell call on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters...
Secondary School Opens at SLAF Base Katunayake

Secondary School Opens at SLAF Base Katunayake
2:52pm on Monday 4th January 2016

The secondary school with modern facilities was declared open by the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala this morning (04 January 2016) at SLAF Base Katunayaka. ...
SLAF Takes Over Ceremonial Duties at President's House

SLAF Takes Over Ceremonial Duties at President's House
11:04am on Saturday 2nd January 2016

The taking over parade of the ceremonial duties at the President's house was held at the President's house premises on 01st Jan 2016....
SLAF Welcomes The New Year

SLAF Welcomes The New Year
11:58am on Friday 1st January 2016

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala addressed the Air Force Board of Management, Officers, other ranks and civilian staff of AFHQ and Station Colombo this morning (1st...
Felicitation and Awards for Special Achievements by SLAF Personnel

Felicitation and Awards for Special Achievements by SLAF Personnel
5:32pm on Wednesday 30th December 2015

The Officers and other ranks who have brought honour and fame to the Sri Lanka Air Force with their performances were felicitated...
13th  National Tug of War Championship

13th National Tug of War Championship
10:03am on Monday 28th December 2015

The SLAF men's Tug of War team emerged Champions at the '13th National Tug of War Championship  finals defeating Sri Lanka Army men's team,...