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Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Morawewa

Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Morawewa
1:14pm on Saturday 4th July 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted the AOC’s inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa on 03 July 2015....
War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2015

War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2015
10:09pm on Friday 3rd July 2015

SLAF paid tribute to all Officers and men killed in action throughout the three decade long conflict at a simple ceremony attended by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal  Gagan Bulath...
Annual AOC's Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay

Annual AOC's Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay
9:41pm on Thursday 2nd July 2015

The Commander of the SLAF Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted the Annual AOC's inspection on 02 July 2015 at SLAF Academy China Bay....
First Korean Ambassadors & Kukkiwon Cup Taekwondo Championship 2015

First Korean Ambassadors & Kukkiwon Cup Taekwondo Championship 2015
8:50am on Wednesday 1st July 2015

The first-ever Korean Ambassador’s Kukkiwon Cup Taekwondo championship was held on 26 & 27th June at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium. The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, HE Won-sam Chang...
The High Commissioner of Pakistan Calls on the Commander

The High Commissioner of Pakistan Calls on the Commander
9:32pm on Tuesday 30th June 2015

The High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Maj Gen Syed Shakeel Hussain called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters today (30...
The Chairperson SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Addresses the Seva Vanitha Officer I/Cs

The Chairperson SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Addresses the Seva Vanitha Officer I/Cs
6:06pm on Tuesday 30th June 2015

The SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit organized a conference for Seva Vanitha Officer I/Cs/ coordinating officers of Academy/Bases/ Stations on 30 June 2015....
Commander of the Air Force Visits Army Commander

Commander of the Air Force Visits Army Commander
11:05am on Tuesday 30th June 2015

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala paid a visit to the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Crishantha De Silva this morning (30 June 2015)....
Air Force Commander Calls on Navy Commander

Air Force Commander Calls on Navy Commander
12:15pm on Monday 29th June 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala paid a visit to the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera this morning (29 June 2015)....
Commander Visits Sri Maha Bodhi

Commander Visits Sri Maha Bodhi
5:27pm on Sunday 28th June 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala, paid homage to the Sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi, Anuradhapura on 28 June 2014 seeking blessings on his new appointment....
Nalanda College Felicitates New Commander of the Air Force

Nalanda College Felicitates New Commander of the Air Force
3:36pm on Friday 26th June 2015

Nalanda College  Colombo paid its highest tribute to the newly appointed Air Force Commander,  Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala, at college premises today(26 June 2015) by organizing a s...
Commander visits Temple of the Sacred Tooth

Commander visits Temple of the Sacred Tooth
6:12pm on Thursday 25th June 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala, paid homage to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth, Kandy on 25th June 2015 seeking blessings on his new appointment....
Czech Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Czech Ambassador Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
12:14pm on Wednesday 24th June 2015

The Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mr. Miloslav Stasek called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala at the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquart...
SLAF Commander Calls on the State Minister of Defence and Defence Secretary

SLAF Commander Calls on the State Minister of Defence and Defence Secretary
2:46pm on Tuesday 23rd June 2015

Commander of the Air Force Air Mashal Gagan Bulathsinghala paid courtesy calls on the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene and  Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Mr. B M U D B...
SLAF Commander calls on the Prime Minister

SLAF Commander calls on the Prime Minister
11:22am on Monday 22nd June 2015

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Hon. Ranil Wickramasinghe, at Temple Trees today ( 22 June 2015)....
The Aviation Unit to South Sudan on the Way!

The Aviation Unit to South Sudan on the Way!
10:14pm on Sunday 21st June 2015

The last element of 81 SLAF supporting crew members of the Sri Lanka Air Force’s second Aircraft deployment overseas left the country today (21 Jun 15) from the Bandaranaike International Airpor...
Farewell to Outgoing Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha

Farewell to Outgoing Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha
8:36pm on Saturday 20th June 2015

Mrs. Samanthi Bulathsinghla the Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit, hosted a farewell to the outgoing Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Mrs.Roshani Gunatilleke on 19th June 2015 at Officers...
Recruits Pass Out In Ampara

Recruits Pass Out In Ampara
10:13am on Saturday 20th June 2015

The passing out parade of No 160 Intake Regular Airmen and No 30 Intake Regular Air Women Recruit Courses was held at Sri Lanka Air Force Station Ampara on 19 June 2015.  The Director Civil E...
Monthly Dharma Deshana  at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
12:42pm on Thursday 18th June 2015

A Dharma Deshana programme presided by venerable Maduluwawe Sobhitha thero was held at SLAF Headquarters on 17 June 2015....
SLAF Commander Calls on the President

SLAF Commander Calls on the President
1:11pm on Wednesday 17th June 2015

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala made a courtesy call on the President, His Excellency Maythripala Sirisena this morning (17 June 2015). The visit was the Air Force Com...
Change of Command of the Sri Lanka Air Force

Change of Command of the Sri Lanka Air Force
2:41pm on Tuesday 16th June 2015

Air Chief Marshal KA Gunatilleke handed over command of the Sri Lanka Air Force to Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala, on the evening on 15th June 2015....
Outgoing Commander Bids Farewell

Outgoing Commander Bids Farewell
1:37pm on Tuesday 16th June 2015

The outgoing commander of the SLAF, Air Chief Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, completed formal farewell visits to the bases of the SLAF on 12th June 2015....
Air Force Open Badminton Championship  2015

Air Force Open Badminton Championship 2015
9:46am on Sunday 14th June 2015

The First ever Air Force Open Badminton Championship  2015 participation of 300 participants and successfully concluded yesterday evening (14th June 2015 ) at the Sri Lanka Air Force Health m...
Inter Unit Swimming and Water Polo Championship 2015

Inter Unit Swimming and Water Polo Championship 2015
9:18am on Sunday 14th June 2015

SLAF Base Anuradapura  & SLAF Sation Colombo emerged  men's & women's  champions respectively  at the Inter  Unit Swimming & Water Polo Championship 2015 concl...
Air Force Athletes Return Home

Air Force Athletes Return Home
11:04am on Saturday 13th June 2015

Air Force Athletes who represented Sri Lanka in the Asian Athletics Championship in China, returned home after a successful tour on 09 June 2015....
Air Force Open Badminton Tournament 2015

Air Force Open Badminton Tournament 2015
4:17pm on Wednesday 10th June 2015

The inaugural Air Force Badminton Tournament was declared open by the Commander of the Air Force and the driving force behind the tournament, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, this morning at the A...
Army Chief of Pakistan Visits SLAF

Army Chief of Pakistan Visits SLAF
2:13pm on Monday 8th June 2015

General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan Army called on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, this morning (08 June 2015) at Air Force Headquarters Colombo...
SLAF Deploys an Aviation Unit under UN Mission in South Sudan

SLAF Deploys an Aviation Unit under UN Mission in South Sudan
12:01am on Saturday 6th June 2015

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) will deploy its second aircraft deployment overseas, when three MI 17 Helicopters proceed to South Sudan tomorrow to take on the role of an Aviation Unit in South Su...
Annual Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Sigiriya

Annual Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Sigiriya
11:55pm on Friday 5th June 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, conducted the Annual Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Sigiriya on 05 June 2015. The Commander upon the arrival for the insp...
A Reception to Mark the Golden Jubilee of the No.4 Helicopter Squadron

A Reception to Mark the Golden Jubilee of the No.4 Helicopter Squadron
4:37pm on Friday 5th June 2015

A reception to mark the Golden jubilee of the No.4 Helicopter squadron was held at Eagle’s Lakeside Banquet and Conventional Hall, Attidiya....
Golden Jubilee Celebrations of  No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron

Golden Jubilee Celebrations of No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron
12:16pm on Friday 5th June 2015

No 4 Squadron celebrated its Golden Jubilee on 1st June 2015.  ...
Closing Ceremony and the Passing Out of no 17 Basic Air Load Masters Course

Closing Ceremony and the Passing Out of no 17 Basic Air Load Masters Course
12:00pm on Friday 5th June 2015

 The 17th Basic Air Load Master Course passed out on 03 Jun 2015 at Air Movement, Ratmalana....
Opening of New Temple at SLAF Base Katunayake

Opening of New Temple at SLAF Base Katunayake
10:39am on Thursday 4th June 2015

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Goonatilleke declared open the newly constructed temple at SLAF Base Katunayake on Poson Poya Day which fell on 2 June 2015 upon the invitation o...
No 111 UAV Squadron Celebrates its 7th Anniversary

No 111 UAV Squadron Celebrates its 7th Anniversary
10:20am on Thursday 4th June 2015

No 111 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron at SLAF Base Vavuniya celebrated its 7th anniversary on 01 June 2015....
SLAF Station Mirigama and No 04 ADRS Celebrate Their 8th Anniversary

SLAF Station Mirigama and No 04 ADRS Celebrate Their 8th Anniversary
9:50am on Thursday 4th June 2015

SLAF Station Mirigama and No 04 ADRS at SLAF Stn Mirigama celebrated their 8th anniversary on 1st June 2015 with great dignity. A series of events that commenced on 25th May 2015 under the supervi...