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The Initial Membership Badge Investiture Ceremony – No 01 Junior Air Scout Troop Anuradhapura

The Initial Membership Badge Investiture Ceremony – No 01 Junior Air Scout Troop Anuradhapura
10:32am on Sunday 25th February 2018

The initial Membership Badge Investiture Ceremony of the Air Scout troop at SLAF Base Anuradhapura was held at base on 24th February 2018 for 49 newly enlisted junior Air Scouts....
‘Gama Hada Gamu’ Rural Drug Prevention Programme

‘Gama Hada Gamu’ Rural Drug Prevention Programme
10:23am on Sunday 25th February 2018

The first programme of the “Gama Hada Gamu” drug prevention programme at rural level implemented under the “Mathin Nidahas Ratak” National Drive was held under the patronage of His Excelle...
IMSSU Small Bore Open Meet 2018

IMSSU Small Bore Open Meet 2018
5:17pm on Thursday 22nd February 2018

International Metallic Silhouette Shooting Union (IMSSU) Small Bore Open Meet - 2018 organized by the Nuwara Eliya Shooting Club with the assistance of the National Rifle Association was held from...
Press Briefing on 67th Anniversary Celebration of the SLAF and Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2018

Press Briefing on 67th Anniversary Celebration of the SLAF and Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2018
1:30pm on Thursday 22nd February 2018

The press briefing of the "67th Air Force Day Exposition and Tattoo - 2018" and “19th Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2018 ” was held at the Air Force Headquarters, Colombo this morning (22nd Feb...
Inaugural Sports Awards Ceremony at Station Colombo

Inaugural Sports Awards Ceremony at Station Colombo
4:23pm on Tuesday 20th February 2018

The inaugural Sports Awards Ceremony of SLAF Station Colombo was held on 19 February 2018 at the Rifle Green grounds Colombo....
Air Force Excelled 49th National Carrom Championship

Air Force Excelled 49th National Carrom Championship
1:14pm on Tuesday 20th February 2018

The awarding ceremony of 49th National Carrom Championship 2017 organized by National Carrom Federation was held on 18th February 2018 at the National Carrom Federation premises, Kohuwala....
The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run 2018

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run 2018
4:52pm on Monday 19th February 2018

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run was flagged off at the Galle Face green on 18 February 2018....
Lecture on Rules of Evidence

Lecture on Rules of Evidence
12:20pm on Sunday 18th February 2018

The Command Legal Department organized a lecture under the continuing legal education lecture series, on the topic “Rules of Evidence” for military police personnel and Legal Officers of Tri F...
Workshop for Newly Promoted JNCOs

Workshop for Newly Promoted JNCOs
4:31pm on Monday 12th February 2018

On the direction and guidance of the Commanding Officer SLAF Station Colombo Air Commodore GGWTK Gunawardana, the Corporal's Social Club, SLAF Colombo, organized a Workshop for newly promoted Juni...
Inaugural Chess Workshop in SLAF

Inaugural Chess Workshop in SLAF
10:08am on Friday 9th February 2018

The newly formed SLAF  Chess Club  conducted it’s initial workshop with combination of the  Sri Lanka Chess  Federation  at the Ex Serviceman’s  Conference Hall o...
Programme on Personal Hygiene for Lady Officers and Airwomen

Programme on Personal Hygiene for Lady Officers and Airwomen
2:47pm on Thursday 8th February 2018

Under the guidance of the Chairperson, a programme on personal hygiene for Lady Officers and Airwomen of the SLAF was organized by the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit on 08 February 2018 at the Airmen Mess...
Bell Helicopter Textron Presents Award for 50 years of Bell Helicopter Operations in the SLAF

Bell Helicopter Textron Presents Award for 50 years of Bell Helicopter Operations in the SLAF
3:24pm on Wednesday 7th February 2018

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy was presented with a special award by M/S Bell Helicopter Textron, in appreciation of 50 years of Bell Helicopters Operations in the Sr...
The Commander Visits the Singapore Air Show

The Commander Visits the Singapore Air Show
6:05pm on Tuesday 6th February 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy is attending the Annual Singapore Air which commenced on the 6th February at the Changi Exhibition Centre....
The Commander Pays His Last Respects to the Late Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thero

The Commander Pays His Last Respects to the Late Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thero
1:10pm on Monday 5th February 2018

The casket containing the remains of the late Prof. Venerable Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thera was brought to the Bellanwila Temple last night (03 February 2018)....
The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award in Sri Lanka

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award in Sri Lanka
1:08pm on Monday 5th February 2018

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Awards in Sri Lanka was held at the “Araliyagaha Mandiraya” this evening (04 February 2018)...
Sri Lanka Air Force Joins in the 70th Independence Day Celebrations

Sri Lanka Air Force Joins in the 70th Independence Day Celebrations
10:35pm on Sunday 4th February 2018

As thousands of national flags fluttered in the breeze all around, the 70th National Independence day of Sri Lanka was celebrated great pomp and pageantry at the Galle Face Green today (4th Februa...
Pirith Chanting Ceremony and Alms Giving at SLAF CTS Diyatalawa

Pirith Chanting Ceremony and Alms Giving at SLAF CTS Diyatalawa
10:13pm on Sunday 4th February 2018

An all-night “Pirith Chanting” ceremony was organized by the SLAF Combat Training School (CTS) Diyatalawa to mark 67th anniversary of...
No 02 S&MD Celebrates its 21st Anniversary

No 02 S&MD Celebrates its 21st Anniversary
3:58pm on Sunday 4th February 2018

No 02 Supply & Maintenance Depot at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda Celebrated its 21st Anniversary on 01 February 2018, under the guidance of the Commanding Officer Wing Commander BSDES Weerawardena....
Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at Grade 5 Scholarship Examinations and G.C.E. A/L Examinations  2017

Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at Grade 5 Scholarship Examinations and G.C.E. A/L Examinations 2017
9:54pm on Saturday 3rd February 2018

 In keeping with a concept of recognizing academic achievements of children of SLAF personnel and civilians employed in the SLAF, the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit (SVU) ...
Donation of Wheel Chairs from Seva Vanitha Unit

Donation of Wheel Chairs from Seva Vanitha Unit
8:01pm on Saturday 3rd February 2018

The Chairperson of SLAF SVU Mrs. Anoma Jayampathy handed over 04 wheel chairs donated by LOLC PLC on 02 February 2018 at the Seva Vanitha Unit at AFHQ Colombo...
Defence Attaché of the Turkey Calls on Commander

Defence Attaché of the Turkey Calls on Commander
2:15pm on Friday 2nd February 2018

Defence Attaché of the Embassy of Turkey in Sri Lanka, Colonel Kemal Kahrman paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy at the Air Force Headqu...
A CSR Project by SLAF CTS DIyatalawa

A CSR Project by SLAF CTS DIyatalawa
2:13pm on Friday 2nd February 2018

A Bus halt, constructed by SLAF CTS Diyatalawa near the Tamil Central College, Haputale, was handed over to the general public on 1st February 2018 to mark the 67th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Ai...
11th anniversary of No 03 Air Defence Radar Squadron at SLAF Weerawila

11th anniversary of No 03 Air Defence Radar Squadron at SLAF Weerawila
2:08pm on Friday 2nd February 2018

No 03 ADRS at SLAF Station Weerawila celebrated its 11th anniversary on 01st February 2018, under the guidance of the Acting Commanding Officer Squadron Leader AMYC De Silva.  ...
SLAF Contributes to 'Pibidena Polonnaruwa'

SLAF Contributes to 'Pibidena Polonnaruwa'
2:01pm on Friday 2nd February 2018

Adding its contribution to the “Pibidena Polonnaruwa” initiative of HE the President, Maithripala Sirisena, the Sri Lanka Air Force undertook a number of construction projects in the Polonnaru...
70th Independence Day Parade Rehearsals

70th Independence Day Parade Rehearsals
3:43pm on Thursday 1st February 2018

The 70th Independence Day parade, where Sri Lanka commemorates the successful outcome of the valiant struggle for freedom from colonial powers is scheduled to take place at the Galle Face Greens o...
Air Scouts Shine at the Annual Patrol Leaders Training Camp

Air Scouts Shine at the Annual Patrol Leaders Training Camp
12:24pm on Tuesday 30th January 2018

The Annual Patrol Leaders Training Camp organized by the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Scout Group was held at Sri Lanka Air Force Station Koggala from 26th January to 28th January 2018....
CSR Project by No 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron

CSR Project by No 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron
3:27pm on Monday 29th January 2018

The No 9 Attack Helicopter Squadron celebrated its 23rd anniversary by constructing a new house to a deserving family in Galoya, Hingurakgoda area....
The Commander's Cup – 2018 Concluded

The Commander's Cup – 2018 Concluded
9:38am on Sunday 28th January 2018

The Sri Lanka Air Force and the Eagles’ Golf Links hosted the Commander’s Cup – 2018 Annual Golf Tournament, which was concluded on 27 January 2018 in the picturesque settings of China Bay, ...
20th Anniversary of SLAF Station BIA

20th Anniversary of SLAF Station BIA
4:58pm on Friday 26th January 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Bandaranayake International Airport (BIA) celebrated its 20th anniversary today (26 January 2018)...
Commander Declared Open Rubberized Coir Mattress and Waste Paper Recycling Facility at SLAF Base Katunayake

Commander Declared Open Rubberized Coir Mattress and Waste Paper Recycling Facility at SLAF Base Katunayake
2:24pm on Thursday 25th January 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy declared open the newly established Rubberized Coi...
NSSF Skeet National Championship -2017

NSSF Skeet National Championship -2017
1:22pm on Thursday 25th January 2018

National Shooting Sports Federation (NSSF) Skeet National Championship 2017 was conducted from 06th to 08th October 2017 at Clay Target Shooting Range Payagala....
Commander Attends FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour Colombo Leg

Commander Attends FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour Colombo Leg
12:20pm on Wednesday 24th January 2018

The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola is a global journey that will deliver the most coveted trophy in all of sports to every corner of the globe, before returning to Russia in June for the ...
Airfield Defence and Ground Combat Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel

Airfield Defence and Ground Combat Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel
9:36am on Wednesday 24th January 2018

Ten (10) Bangladeshi Air Force personnel who arrived in the island to follow the Airfield and Ground Combat Course offered by the Sri Lanka Air Force commenced their training activities at SLAF Co...
Air Force Boxers Excelled at 92nd National Boxing Championship - 2017

Air Force Boxers Excelled at 92nd National Boxing Championship - 2017
5:02pm on Monday 22nd January 2018

The 92nd National Boxing Championship-2017 organized by the Sri Lanka Boxing Federation was conducted from the 17th to 20th of January 2018 at the ROYAL-MAS Arena, Royal College, Colombo-07. ...
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