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Ranaviru Real Star Mission IV Grand Finale to be held on July 26

Ranaviru Real Star Mission IV Grand Finale to be held on July 26
12:39pm on Friday 25th July 2014

Secretary Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa graced the press briefing of RRS Mission IV held at Hotel Kingsbury yesterday evening (23rd July)....
Graduation Ceremony of the No 45th Junior Command & Staff Course

Graduation Ceremony of the No 45th Junior Command & Staff Course
2:59pm on Thursday 24th July 2014

The Graduation Ceremony of the No 45 Junior Commanders’ Course was held at the Junior Command and Staff College auditorium at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay on 23 July 2014....
Community Project for Underprivileged Pre School Children at Iranamadu

Community Project for Underprivileged Pre School Children at Iranamadu
12:51pm on Thursday 24th July 2014

A community project organized by SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit was conducted at Iranamadu on 23rd July 2014 with the objective of assisting underprivileged children attending pre-schools in the vicinity ...
The Annual Sports Meet of the Pre-School, SLAF Base Katunayake

The Annual Sports Meet of the Pre-School, SLAF Base Katunayake
12:50pm on Thursday 24th July 2014

The Annual Sports Meet of the Pre-School, SLAF Base Katunayake was held on 22nd of July 2014 at the Sports Ground in Katunayake....
Defence Services Baseball Tournament- 2014

Defence Services Baseball Tournament- 2014
12:49pm on Thursday 24th July 2014

It was very recently that the SLAF took up the task of establishing a Baseball team to compete at the Defence Services Competition Level. ...
Defence Services Judo Championship 2014

Defence Services Judo Championship 2014
12:46pm on Thursday 24th July 2014

SLAF Men’s & Women’s teams won the overall Defence Services Judo Championship for the first time beating Army and Navy respectively at the SLAF base Katunayaka gymnasium on 18 July 2014....
SLAF Commander calls on the Speaker

SLAF Commander calls on the Speaker
3:03pm on Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke paid a courtesy call on Mr. Chamal Rajapaksa, Speaker of the Parliament of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, today(22 July 14)...
SLAF  Produces Another Batch of EOD Qualified Personnel

SLAF Produces Another Batch of EOD Qualified Personnel
3:02pm on Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The Badge Awarding Parade of No. 27 Officers, No. 42 Airmen, No. 06 Airwomen and No. 18 Naval personnel Basic EOD Course was held at SLAF Station Palavi on 18th July 2014....
Junior Officers Refresher Course at SLAF CTS Diyatalawa

Junior Officers Refresher Course at SLAF CTS Diyatalawa
3:01pm on Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The Closing Address of the Junior Officers Refresher Course 02/2014 was held on 18th July 2014 under the patronage of the acting Commanding Officer of the School Diyatalawa, Wing Commander GPNC Pi...
SLAF Commander Meets His Chinese Counterpart

SLAF Commander Meets His Chinese Counterpart
11:28am on Sunday 20th July 2014

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke met the Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army Air Force of the People's Republic of China, General Ma Xiaotian during a...
Annual AOC’s Inspection of SLAF Unit Koggala and Station Katukurunda

Annual AOC’s Inspection of SLAF Unit Koggala and Station Katukurunda
12:25pm on Saturday 19th July 2014

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke conducted the annual AOC’s Inspection of SLAF Unit Koggala and SLAF Station Katukurunda on 18th July 2014....
Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visits Temple of the Sacred Tooth

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visits Temple of the Sacred Tooth
10:34am on Saturday 19th July 2014

The Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, now in Sri Lanka, paid his obeisance to the sacred Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy this morning (18th July 2014). The delegation arrived in Kandy f...
SLAF Bell 212 Helicopter Reaches 10,000 Flying Hours

SLAF Bell 212 Helicopter Reaches 10,000 Flying Hours
12:43pm on Friday 18th July 2014

It has the singular honour of carrying the national colours, the symbol of pride of our nation, at the head of all ceremonial parades.  The Bell 212, decked up in its jungle camouflage livery...
Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visits SLAF Academy China Bay

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visits SLAF Academy China Bay
10:09am on Friday 18th July 2014

The visiting Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visited the Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay today(17 July 14).  He was received by the Commandan...
Chief of the Air Staff  of the Indian Air Force Visits MOD & UD

Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force Visits MOD & UD
10:52am on Thursday 17th July 2014

The visiting Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha visited the IPKF War memorial Battaramulla, and later in the afternoon  called on  the Secretary ...
Defence Service Karate Championship 2014

Defence Service Karate Championship 2014
10:36am on Thursday 17th July 2014

Sri Lanka Air Force Men’s and Women’s Karate teams became runners up at the  Defence Services Karate Championship 2014 concluded yesterday(15th July 2014) at  Welisara Navy Indoor St...
Chief of the Air Staff  of the Indian Air Force Calls on the Commander

Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force Calls on the Commander
2:52pm on Wednesday 16th July 2014

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force called on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, this morning  (16th July 2014) at Air Fo...
A high level delegation from Indian Air Force

A high level delegation from Indian Air Force
4:22pm on Tuesday 15th July 2014

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, the Chief of the Air Staff of  the Indian Air Force arrived in Sri Lanka today(15 July 2014).  He was accompanied by his wife, Mrs Lily Raha.  The Air C...
Sri Lanka Air Force Athletes to Commonwealth Games 2014

Sri Lanka Air Force Athletes to Commonwealth Games 2014
5:23pm on Monday 14th July 2014

19 Air Force athletes qualified to represent the country at the 20th commonwealth games scheduled to be held at Glasgow, Scotland this month. These athletes have earned their placements on the mer...
SLAF Base Katunayake  in Dengue Prevention Programme

SLAF Base Katunayake in Dengue Prevention Programme
5:12pm on Monday 14th July 2014

The second and third consecutive Dengue prevention programmes in assistance to the campaign launched by the Presidential Task Force, were organized by SLAF Base Katunayake under the supervision of...
Inter Unit Table Tennis Championship 2014

Inter Unit Table Tennis Championship 2014
5:02pm on Monday 14th July 2014

The Sri Lanka Air Force Base Ratmalana became the Inter Unit Table Tennis Champions 2014 defeating the SLAF Stn Cbo at the Thummulla Sport Complex on 11th July 2014....
‘Illangam Maduwa’ inaugurated by the Commander

‘Illangam Maduwa’ inaugurated by the Commander
9:07am on Thursday 10th July 2014

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke inaugurated the first ever ‘Illangam Maduwa’ in the Air Force during the annual AOC’s inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa on 4t...
The Air Force Civil Engineers Rise to the Challenge: Api Venuven Api Housing Project Stage 16

The Air Force Civil Engineers Rise to the Challenge: Api Venuven Api Housing Project Stage 16
8:47am on Thursday 10th July 2014

The Air Force Directorate of Civil Engineering successfully completed their role in constructing 60 complete houses under the 16th Api Venuven Api Housing programme, concluded recently in Horowpat...
Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Morawewa

Annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Morawewa
8:37am on Thursday 10th July 2014

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke conducted the AOC’s inspection at the SLAF Station Morawewa on 4th July 2014....
Sri Lanka Air Force wins Defence services Volleyball championship

Sri Lanka Air Force wins Defence services Volleyball championship
10:36am on Wednesday 9th July 2014

The Defence services Volleyball Men’s and Women’s championships were worked out at the SLAF Base Katunayake Indoor Stadium, on 4th July 2014....
Commander of the Air Force visits Inspector General of Police

Commander of the Air Force visits Inspector General of Police
9:14am on Wednesday 9th July 2014

Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke paid a courtesy call on the Inspector General of Police, Mr.N.K. Illangakoon on 7th July, 2014....
‘Ralla’ Seafood Restaurant opens

‘Ralla’ Seafood Restaurant opens
8:24am on Wednesday 9th July 2014

‘Ralla’, a brand new Seafood restaurant at the picturesque Marble Beach resort was declared opened by the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke on 5th July 2014.  ...
16th phase of the 'Api Wenuwen Api' housing project

16th phase of the 'Api Wenuwen Api' housing project
4:09pm on Monday 7th July 2014

HE the President Mahinda Rajapaksa handed over the keys to 104 houses built in the Anuradhapura District under the 16th stage of the “Api Wenuwen Api housing project for war heroes” on 05th Ju...
Ground Defence and Air Base Defence Proficiency Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel -2014

Ground Defence and Air Base Defence Proficiency Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel -2014
4:07pm on Monday 7th July 2014

Sri Lanka Air Force Diyatalawa has launched a newly designed Ground Defence Proficiency course for Bangladesh Air Force personnel....
“The Sky Gallery” Opens  at SLAF Base Katunayake

“The Sky Gallery” Opens at SLAF Base Katunayake
4:03pm on Monday 7th July 2014

Under the patronage of the Base Commander SLAF Base Katunayake Air Commodore SK Pathirana, The No 26 Regiment Wing took over the challenge to construct “The Sky Gallery” with available recours...
Annual Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay

Annual Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay
3:55pm on Monday 7th July 2014

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal  KA Gunatilleke conducted the Annual Inspection at SLAF Academy China Bay  on 3rd July 2014. The Commander reviewed the parade which was comm...
New Navy Chief Meets Commander of the Air force

New Navy Chief Meets Commander of the Air force
4:33pm on Thursday 3rd July 2014

Newly appointed Commander of the Navy,  Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera called on the Commander of Air force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunathillake this morning ( 2nd  July, 2014)...
Minister Basil Rajapaksa opens Sancharaka Udanaya 2014

Minister Basil Rajapaksa opens Sancharaka Udanaya 2014
4:15pm on Thursday 3rd July 2014

Helitours Ltd., the commercial arm of the Sri Lanka Air Force, the leading provider of domestic Air transportation facilities in Sri Lanka, participated in the Sancharaka Udawa Tourism Fair and ex...
A New Hospital Complex at the SLAF Guwanpura Opens.

A New Hospital Complex at the SLAF Guwanpura Opens.
3:31pm on Thursday 3rd July 2014

Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke declared open the newly constructed  Hospital complex  at SLAF Guwanpura, Colombo on  1st  July 2014. ...
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