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SLAF TTS Ekala Celebrates 5th Anniversary

SLAF TTS Ekala Celebrates 5th Anniversary
4:22pm on Sunday 26th June 2016

SLAF Trade Training School Ekala celebrated its 5th anniversary on 22 June 2016....
Annual AOC's Inspection of SLAF Regiment Training School Vanni

Annual AOC's Inspection of SLAF Regiment Training School Vanni
2:39pm on Friday 24th June 2016

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala, conducted the AOC's Inspection at SLAF Regiment Training School Vanni this morning (24 June 2016)....
SLAF Wins 9th Defence Services Body Building Championship 2016

SLAF Wins 9th Defence Services Body Building Championship 2016
10:41am on Friday 24th June 2016

SLAF Musclemen bagged 4 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals and 3 Bronze medals to emerge the overall Champions of the 9th Defence Services Body Building Championship 2016 held on 23rd June 2016 at the S...
Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Base Vauniya

Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Base Vauniya
7:15pm on Thursday 23rd June 2016

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted the AOC’s inspection at Sri Lanka Air Force Base Vavuniya today (23 June 2016)....
Grooming Workshop for Lady Officers and Airwomen

Grooming Workshop for Lady Officers and Airwomen
6:01pm on Thursday 23rd June 2016

A grooming workshop for the lady Officers and Airwomen of the AFHQ and SLAF Station Colombo  was organized by the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit today(23 June 16) at the SLAF Station Colombo.  ...
SLAF Men's Team Bagged the National Kabaddi Championship - 2016

SLAF Men's Team Bagged the National Kabaddi Championship - 2016
1:28pm on Wednesday 22nd June 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force Men’s Kabaddi team emerged Champions defeating Sri Lanka Navy team at the National Kabaddi Championship held on 21st June 2016 at Sports Ministry Indoor Stadium at Torrington...
Mihintale Aloka Pooja 2016

Mihintale Aloka Pooja 2016
8:56pm on Tuesday 21st June 2016

State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene pushed the button to light up the historic Mihintale Raja Maha Vihara at the Lake House Mihintale Aloka Puja held to mark Poson Poya. The Aloka Puj...
Ex Veteran of RCyAF 1st Flying Intake Wing Commander(Retd) R Vivekananthan Visits AFHQ

Ex Veteran of RCyAF 1st Flying Intake Wing Commander(Retd) R Vivekananthan Visits AFHQ
2:31pm on Tuesday 21st June 2016

Wing Commander(Retd) R Vivekananthan (01034), a Royal Ceylon Air Force(RCyAF) 1st Flying Intake Officer visited AFHQ and paid a curtsy call on Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsi...
Second Group of the 1st SLAF Aviation Contingent Returns from UNMISS

Second Group of the 1st SLAF Aviation Contingent Returns from UNMISS
12:35pm on Tuesday 21st June 2016

The second Group of the first Contingent of Air Force Aviation Unit under the United Nations helicopter deployment in the South Sudan (UNMISS) commanded by Wing Commander Vishwa Samantha arrived i...
Second Replacement Group Departs Sri Lanka for 2nd SLAF  Aviation Contingent in UNMISS

Second Replacement Group Departs Sri Lanka for 2nd SLAF Aviation Contingent in UNMISS
12:15pm on Monday 20th June 2016

Second  Group of the 2nd Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) Aviation Unit under the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) departed the country early hours today (20 June 2016...
SLAF Emerged Champions at the Josephian Sculling Regatta - 2016

SLAF Emerged Champions at the Josephian Sculling Regatta - 2016
8:20am on Monday 20th June 2016

The Air Force Rowing team participated at the ‘The Josephian Sculling Regatta - 2016’ held on the waters of the Beira Lake on from 16 to 18 June 2016. ...
All Night Pirith Chanting and Alms Giving at Air Force Headquarters

All Night Pirith Chanting and Alms Giving at Air Force Headquarters
11:04am on Saturday 18th June 2016

An all-night ‘Pirith Chanting’ ceremony to commemorate Sri Lanka Air Force personnel killed and missing in action during active service and to invoke blessings on their souls, was held yesterd...
SLAF Viru Daru Diri Thilina

SLAF Viru Daru Diri Thilina
3:42pm on Friday 17th June 2016

“Viru Daru Diri Thilina” a programme to provide grants for children with special needs and  a distribution of  school necessities  for children of SLAF personnel affected during...
Second Encounter with Visiting Indian Air Force (IAF) Hockey Team

Second Encounter with Visiting Indian Air Force (IAF) Hockey Team
8:32pm on Thursday 16th June 2016

The second encounter with the IAF hockey team took place at the Astro Turf, Colombo 7 today (16 June 2016)....
CEW at SLAF Base Katunayake Celebrates its’ 13th Anniversary

CEW at SLAF Base Katunayake Celebrates its’ 13th Anniversary
5:00pm on Tuesday 14th June 2016

Civil Engineering Wing(CEW) SLAF Base Katunayake, celebrates its’ 13th anniversary on 13th June 2016....
Indian Air Force (IAF) Hockey Team Visits Sri Lanka

Indian Air Force (IAF) Hockey Team Visits Sri Lanka
11:49am on Tuesday 14th June 2016

The Indian Air Force Hockey team arrived in Sri Lanka on a goodwill sports visit on 12 June 2016.  ...
Air Force Wins the 9th Defence Services Cycling Championship 2016

Air Force Wins the 9th Defence Services Cycling Championship 2016
11:54am on Monday 13th June 2016

The Sri Lanka Air Force Men’s & Women’s cycling teams became the overall champions at 9th Defence Services Cycling Championship 2016 concluded on 11 Jun 2016....
Annual AOC's Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay

Annual AOC's Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay
7:24pm on Friday 10th June 2016

Commander of the SLAF Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted the Annual AOC's inspection today (10 June 2016) at SLAF Academy China Bay....
SLAF Bagged 8 Gold Medals at Defence Services Taekwondo Championship 2016

SLAF Bagged 8 Gold Medals at Defence Services Taekwondo Championship 2016
1:44pm on Friday 10th June 2016

Defence Services Taekwondo Championship 2016 held at the SL Army Sports complex Panagoda on 08 and 09 June 2016....
Annual AOC’s Inspection at  SLAF Station Morawewa

Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Morawewa
6:43pm on Thursday 9th June 2016

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala conducted the AOC’s inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa today (09 June 2016)....
The First SLAF Team Returns from United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan

The First SLAF Team Returns from United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan
2:18pm on Thursday 9th June 2016

The First Team of the first Contingent of Air Force Aviation Unit under the United Nations helicopter deployment in the South Sudan (UNMISS) arrived in Sri Lanka today (9 June 16)....
Discharge Under General Amnesty for Air Force Deserters

Discharge Under General Amnesty for Air Force Deserters
12:17pm on Thursday 9th June 2016

The Government has declared a General Amnesty for Airmen/ Airwomen who have deserted the Sri Lanka Air Force before 31 December 2015....
SLAF Joins the World Oceans Day Celebrations

SLAF Joins the World Oceans Day Celebrations
3:09pm on Wednesday 8th June 2016

SLAF joined to commemorate the World Oceans Day celebrations under the theme of “Healthy Oceans - Healthy Planet” today. (08 June 16)....
First Replacement Group Departs Country for United Nations Mission in The Republic of South Sudan

First Replacement Group Departs Country for United Nations Mission in The Republic of South Sudan
2:49pm on Wednesday 8th June 2016

The annual changing of personnel (first group)of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) Aviation Unit under the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) departed the country early ho...
Sigiriya Rally Cross 2016

Sigiriya Rally Cross 2016
11:59am on Tuesday 7th June 2016

“Sigiriya Rally Cross 2016” one of the highlights of the Sri Lankan Motor Racing Calendar, concluded today (5th June 2016) at the SLAF Sigiriya Racing Track with a large number of spectators a...
SLAF Aviation Unit in South Sudan Patronage Needy People in Bor

SLAF Aviation Unit in South Sudan Patronage Needy People in Bor
4:42pm on Sunday 5th June 2016

Sri Lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan conducted a donation programme in the Protection of Civilians (POC) camp premises in Bor....
SLAF Celebrates ‘National Environmental Week’

SLAF Celebrates ‘National Environmental Week’
4:36pm on Sunday 5th June 2016

A special Tree Planting Programme carried out by the Bases and Stations of the SLAF in parallel with the ‘National Environmental Week’ declared by the government....
No 111 UAV Squadron SLAF Base Vavuniya Celebrates 8th Anniversary

No 111 UAV Squadron SLAF Base Vavuniya Celebrates 8th Anniversary
4:28pm on Sunday 5th June 2016

No 111 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron at SLAF Base Vavuniya celebrated its 8th anniversary on 01 June 2016....
SLAF Emerge Women’s Champions in 9th DSG Weight Lifting Championship 2016

SLAF Emerge Women’s Champions in 9th DSG Weight Lifting Championship 2016
5:25pm on Thursday 2nd June 2016

SLAF Women’s weight lifters emerged the champions in the 09th Defence Services Weight Lifting Championship 2016 concluded on 01 June 2016 at the Indoor Stadium, SLAF Base Katunayake....
No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron Celebrates 51th Anniversary

No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron Celebrates 51th Anniversary
5:16pm on Thursday 2nd June 2016

No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron SLAF Base Ratmalana celebrated its 51st anniversary on 1st June 2016....
SLAF Station Weerawila Celebrates 38th Anniversary

SLAF Station Weerawila Celebrates 38th Anniversary
5:15pm on Thursday 2nd June 2016

SLAF Station Weerawila celebrated its 38th anniversary on 01 Jun 2016 under the guidance of Commanding Officer SLAF Station Weerawila, Wg Cdr ADM Koralage....
SLAF Station Mirigama and No 04 ADRS Celebrate 9th Anniversary

SLAF Station Mirigama and No 04 ADRS Celebrate 9th Anniversary
4:58pm on Thursday 2nd June 2016

SLAF Station Mirigama and No 04 ADRS celebrated their 9th anniversary on 1st June 2016....
No 04 Administrative and Management Performance Development Module Concluded

No 04 Administrative and Management Performance Development Module Concluded
4:53pm on Thursday 2nd June 2016

No 04 Administrative and Management Performance Development Module for Base Commanders and Commanding Officers was commenced on 30th May 2016 at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay and was concl...
NDC Delegation from Tanzania Visits Air Force Headquarters

NDC Delegation from Tanzania Visits Air Force Headquarters
3:39pm on Wednesday 1st June 2016

A 15-member delegation of Tanzania National Defence College (NDC) visited the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters today (01 June 2016)....
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