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Annual Commander's Inspection at SLAF Base Ratmalana 2016

Annual Commander's Inspection at SLAF Base Ratmalana 2016
6:19pm on Monday 26th September 2016

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, conducted the annual AOC's inspection at SLAF Base Ratmalana today (26 September 2016)....
22nd Anniversary of No 7 Helicopter Squadron

22nd Anniversary of No 7 Helicopter Squadron
4:01pm on Monday 26th September 2016

No 7 Helicopter Squadron celebrated its 22nd Anniversary on 23 September 2016, Friday at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda....
Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
9:27pm on Thursday 22nd September 2016

A Dharma Deshana   programme presided over by Udawalawe Senasanapathi  Venerable Gurudeniya Dhamma Kovida  Thero, was held at SLAF Headquarters on 22nd September  2016....
Korean Ambassador Calls on Commander

Korean Ambassador Calls on Commander
4:39pm on Thursday 22nd September 2016

The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Sri Lanaka, His Excellency Mr. Chang Won-sam called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarte...
Indian Defence Attaché calls on the Commander of the SLAF

Indian Defence Attaché calls on the Commander of the SLAF
4:36pm on Thursday 22nd September 2016

The Defence Attaché of India, Captain Prakash Gopalan, paid a visit to Air Force Headquarters today(22 September  2016) and met with Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila J...
Inter Unit Archery Championship 2016

Inter Unit Archery Championship 2016
9:47am on Thursday 22nd September 2016

SLAF Station Batticaloa won the Men’s and Women’s Championships, while SLAF Combat Training School Diyatalawa and SLAF Base Hingurakgoda became the Runners-up in men’s and women’s categori...
Russian Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Russian Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
5:14pm on Wednesday 21st September 2016

The Russian Ambassador to Sri Lanka, His Excellency  Mr. Alexander A. Karchava called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jaympathy  at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquart...
SLAF Wins National Productivity Gold Award for the Year 2015

SLAF Wins National Productivity Gold Award for the Year 2015
5:13pm on Wednesday 21st September 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) has been adjudged the Gold Award Winners in the National Productivity Awards 2015 under the Public Sector – Inter Departments category....
Commander Calls on the State Minister of Defence

Commander Calls on the State Minister of Defence
12:14pm on Wednesday 21st September 2016

Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jaympathy paid a courtesy call on the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene at the Ministry premises today (21 September 2016)....
Air Force Commander Calls on CDS

Air Force Commander Calls on CDS
12:07pm on Wednesday 21st September 2016

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy paid a courtesy call on the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke this morning (21 September 2016)....
Final Demonstration Exercise-Cormorant Strike 2016

Final Demonstration Exercise-Cormorant Strike 2016
5:17pm on Tuesday 20th September 2016

The final demonstration of the Joint Exercise Cormorant Strike 2016 was held at Arisimalai, Trincomalee today (20 September 2016)....
UN Peace Keeping MINUSCA Medal Awarding Ceremony

UN Peace Keeping MINUSCA Medal Awarding Ceremony
8:27am on Tuesday 20th September 2016

The 2nd contingent of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit MINUSCA passed yet another important milestone on 16th September 2016 when it held its Medal Parade in glamour and style at the Contingent premises in...
Pakistan Defence Attache calls on the Commander of the SLAF

Pakistan Defence Attache calls on the Commander of the SLAF
2:41pm on Monday 19th September 2016

The Defence Attaché of Pakistan, Colonel Muhummed Rajil Irshad Khan paid a visit to Air Force Headquarters today(19 September  2016) and met with Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Mar...
SLAF Commander Calls on the Defence Secretary

SLAF Commander Calls on the Defence Secretary
3:09pm on Thursday 15th September 2016

Commander of the Air Force Air Mashal Kapila Jayampathy paid a courtesy call on the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi at the Ministry premises today ( 15 September...
SLAF Commander Calls on the President

SLAF Commander Calls on the President
2:07pm on Thursday 15th September 2016

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy made a courtesy call on the President, His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena this morning (15 September 2016). ...
Inter Unit Hand Ball Championship 2016

Inter Unit Hand Ball Championship 2016
7:59pm on Wednesday 14th September 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Colombo  won the Inter Unit Hand Ball Championship 2016 beating SLAF Base Katunayake Regiment wing  by 21-19 in the finals concluded at the SLAF Base Katuna...
Change of Command of the Sri Lanka Air Force

Change of Command of the Sri Lanka Air Force
1:40pm on Wednesday 14th September 2016

The outgoing Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala ceremonially handed over command...
Grand Finale of Ranaviru Real Star Mission V will Glitter Tonight

Grand Finale of Ranaviru Real Star Mission V will Glitter Tonight
6:22pm on Sunday 11th September 2016

The Grand Finale of the Ranaviru Real Star reality show "Mission V" will be staged today....
SLAF Bell 212 Helicopter Supported to Fight Yahangala Mountain  Fire

SLAF Bell 212 Helicopter Supported to Fight Yahangala Mountain Fire
4:04pm on Sunday 11th September 2016

A Bell 212 helicopter from No. 07 Squadron at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda  was deployed  yesterday (10 September 16) from 11.00 am to assist in retarding the spread of a forest fire which e...
Administration and Management Development of Base Commanders and Commanding Officers

Administration and Management Development of Base Commanders and Commanding Officers
6:30pm on Friday 9th September 2016

The No 08 Administrative and Management performance Development Module for Commanding Officers commenced on 05 September 2016 at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay and concluded on 07 September...
Inter Unit Drill and Band Competition 2016

Inter Unit Drill and Band Competition 2016
10:58pm on Thursday 8th September 2016

The Inter Unit Drill and Band Competition 2016, successfully concluded today (08 September 2016) at the SLAF Base Katunayake Parade Square....
Ground Stewards’ Advanced Course  1/2016

Ground Stewards’ Advanced Course 1/2016
4:29pm on Wednesday 7th September 2016

The certificate awarding ceremony of Ground Stewards’ Advanced Course (01/2016) was held at Hospitality Management School, Sri Lanka Air Force Station, Sigiriya on 06 of September 2016....
Professional Development Training Course for Junior Officers of Administrative Branch

Professional Development Training Course for Junior Officers of Administrative Branch
4:18pm on Wednesday 7th September 2016

The two weeks Professional Development Course for Junior Officers of Administrative Branch was successfully conducted from 22 August to 02 September 2016.   ...
First Scheduled Flight to SLAF CTS Diyatalawa

First Scheduled Flight to SLAF CTS Diyatalawa
4:21pm on Tuesday 6th September 2016

SLAF commenced weekly scheduled flights to Combat Training School (CTS), SLAF Diyatalawa from SLAF Base Ratmalana with effect from 02 September 2016....
Air Force Commander Attended for the 150th Police Anniversary Celebrations

Air Force Commander Attended for the 150th Police Anniversary Celebrations
1:38pm on Monday 5th September 2016

Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala attended for the 150th Police Anniversary Celebrations...
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Visits North of Sri Lanka

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Visits North of Sri Lanka
2:00pm on Saturday 3rd September 2016

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and the delegation took off for Jaffna from Ratmalana in a SLAF    MA 60 aircraft yesterday morning (02 September 2016)....
SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Visits Apeksha Hospital Maharagama

SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Visits Apeksha Hospital Maharagama
12:42pm on Saturday 3rd September 2016

The SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit organized a visit to Apeksha Hospital in Maharagama on 02 Sep 16....
Non Commissioned Officers Management School Celebrates its 16th Anniversary

Non Commissioned Officers Management School Celebrates its 16th Anniversary
6:16pm on Friday 2nd September 2016

The Non Commissioned Officers Management School at SLAF Academy China Bay celebrated its 16th Anniversary on 01 September 2016....
No 1 Flying Training Wing Celebrates its 65th anniversary

No 1 Flying Training Wing Celebrates its 65th anniversary
6:15pm on Friday 2nd September 2016

No 1 Flying Training Wing, SLAF Academy China Bay celebrated its 65th anniversary on 01 September 2016....
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Visits South of Sri Lanka

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Visits South of Sri Lanka
5:33pm on Thursday 1st September 2016

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon took off for Galle from Colombo in a SLAF Bell 412 helicopter this morning (01 September 2016)....
SVU of SLAF Koggala Visits Ward No 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital

SVU of SLAF Koggala Visits Ward No 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital
5:29pm on Thursday 1st September 2016

Seva Vanitha Unit of Sri Lanka Air Force Station Koggala organized a visit to Ward No.03 of Mulleriyawa Hospital on 30 August 2016. ...
Inter Unit Judo Championship 2016

Inter Unit Judo Championship 2016
8:14pm on Wednesday 31st August 2016

The Inter Unit Judo Championship was held at Indoor Stadium of the SLAF Base Katunayake  today (31 August 2016)....
Deputy German Defence Attaché Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Deputy German Defence Attaché Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
4:58pm on Wednesday 31st August 2016

The Deputy German Defence Attaché to Sri Lanka, Lieutenant Colonel Carsten Hoelscher called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Air Force  Headquarters ...
Annual Pirith Chanting and Alms Giving Ceremony at SLAF Stn Bcl

Annual Pirith Chanting and Alms Giving Ceremony at SLAF Stn Bcl
4:41pm on Wednesday 31st August 2016

An Annual Pirith Pinkama, was held on 26 August 2016 followed by an Alms giving for 24 Venerable Maha Sanga on 27 August 2016 at the SLAF Station Batticaloa....
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