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‘Gagana Viru Saviya' Scholarships Awards Ceremony 2015

‘Gagana Viru Saviya' Scholarships Awards Ceremony 2015
11:23am on Tuesday 21st April 2015

Under the Patronage of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the SLAF the ‘Gagana Viru Saviya' Scholarship Awards Ceremony was held on 20th April  2015  at the SLAF Trade Training School Ekala fo...
SLAF Station Sigiriya celebrates  its 30th anniversary

SLAF Station Sigiriya celebrates its 30th anniversary
10:59am on Tuesday 21st April 2015

SLAF Station Sigiriya celebrated’ its 30th anniversary along with New Year festival on 19th April 2015....
Passing Out Ceremony of   No 91 Airmen Basic Gunner Course and No 08 Airwomen Basic Gunner Course

Passing Out Ceremony of No 91 Airmen Basic Gunner Course and No 08 Airwomen Basic Gunner Course
5:02pm on Friday 17th April 2015

282 male Gunners and 35 airwomen Gunners who successfully completed the no 91 Airmen Basic Gunner Course (TE 1) and no 08 Airwomen Basic Gunner Course (TE I) had their passing out ceremony from SL...
The No 12 Disaster Management and Jungle Rescue Basic Course Passed Out

The No 12 Disaster Management and Jungle Rescue Basic Course Passed Out
3:55pm on Wednesday 15th April 2015

The No 12 Disaster Management and Jungle Rescue basic course passed out from the Disaster Management Training Centre at Sri Lanka Air Force station Mullaitivu.  This course that was conducted fro...
SLAF Women Excel at the 29th NYSC Rupavahini Volleyball Championship

SLAF Women Excel at the 29th NYSC Rupavahini Volleyball Championship
11:32am on Monday 13th April 2015

The SLAF won the 29th Youth Rupavahini Volleyball Tournament Women's title last evening (11 Apr 15) at the National Youth Services Indoor Stadium, Maharagama....
Mrs Aloma Amarasekara Takes a Walk Down Memory Lane

Mrs Aloma Amarasekara Takes a Walk Down Memory Lane
8:50am on Monday 13th April 2015

Mrs Aloma Amarasekara, wife of the late AVM ER Amarasekara, visited the Sri Lanka Air Force Museum recently and took a walk down memory lane....
Air Force Avurudu Pola 2015

Air Force Avurudu Pola 2015
3:17pm on Friday 10th April 2015

Sri Lanka Air Force Avurudu Pola, an annual event organized by the Directorate of Welfare in collaboration with SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit  was held today (10 April 2015) at the ‘Rifle Green’...
Graduation Ceremony of the No 47th Junior Command and Staff Course

Graduation Ceremony of the No 47th Junior Command and Staff Course
12:13pm on Friday 10th April 2015

The Graduation Ceremony of the No 47 Junior Commanders Course was held at the Junior Command and Staff College Auditorium at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy, China Bay on 06 April 2015....
SLAF Celebrates Sinhala Tamil New Year Festival

SLAF Celebrates Sinhala Tamil New Year Festival
3:00pm on Thursday 9th April 2015

The traditional ‘Aluth Avurudu’ celebrations were held with much enthusiasm and fellowship at SLAF TTS Ekala on 09 April 2015....
Air Women Win the Inaugaral Female Wrestling Championship

Air Women Win the Inaugaral Female Wrestling Championship
11:26am on Wednesday 8th April 2015

The Female Wrestling Team of the Sri Lanka Air Force became the winners at the first ever National Female Wrestling Championship which was concluded on 05th April 2015 at the Jayathilleke Stadium,...
SLAF Cabin Attendants Receive Badges

SLAF Cabin Attendants Receive Badges
4:07pm on Tuesday 7th April 2015

The 01st batch of SLAF cabin attendants received their newly designed Qualification badge last week. The Cabin attendants successfully Completed the CAASL training and 50 flying hours to get the e...
No 08 Light Transport Squadron celebrates its 19th Anniversary

No 08 Light Transport Squadron celebrates its 19th Anniversary
4:34pm on Monday 6th April 2015

No 08 Light Transport Squadron at SLAF Base Ratmalana proudly celebrated its 19th anniversary on 2nd April 2015....
E&TE Wing celebrates 24th Anniversary

E&TE Wing celebrates 24th Anniversary
1:41pm on Monday 6th April 2015

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering Wing at SLAF Base Rathmalana proudly celebrated its 24thAnniversary on 02nd April 2015 under the guidance of the Commanding Officer Group Captain HMB ...
57th Anniversary Celebrations at E&TE Wing SLAF Base Katunayake

57th Anniversary Celebrations at E&TE Wing SLAF Base Katunayake
10:55am on Monday 6th April 2015

The 57th anniversary celebration was ceremonially held at the E&TE Wing SLAF Base Katunayake on 01st April 2015....
Training Course for Bangladesh Air Force

Training Course for Bangladesh Air Force
10:54am on Monday 6th April 2015

The closing address of the newly designed Ground Defence and Air Base Defence Proficiency Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel was held at the Combat Training School Diyatalawa under the aegi...
Racing to the Finish Line “Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2015”

Racing to the Finish Line “Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2015”
6:47pm on Saturday 4th April 2015

“Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2015” was held for the 16th consecutive year, coinciding with the 64th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force....
Commander Declared open the Chipmunk Cottages

Commander Declared open the Chipmunk Cottages
6:44pm on Saturday 4th April 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal KA Gunatilleke declared open the “Chipmunk Cottages” at Nuwara Eliya...
Annual AOC's Inspection at SLAF Base Vavuniya

Annual AOC's Inspection at SLAF Base Vavuniya
8:07am on Friday 3rd April 2015

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, conducted the AOCs Annual Inspection of SLAF Base Vavuniya on the 02nd April 2015....
Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2015 - 1st Leg

Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2015 - 1st Leg
3:22pm on Thursday 2nd April 2015

The Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2015 was flagged off by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke this morning in front of SLAF Colombo....
ADC&CC at SLAF Station Mirigama Celebrates 9th Formation Day

ADC&CC at SLAF Station Mirigama Celebrates 9th Formation Day
9:14am on Tuesday 31st March 2015

Air Defence Command and Control Centre at SLAF Station Mirigama proudly celebrated its 9th anniversary on 29th March 2015. A series of events to mark the formation day commenced on 27th March....
Transmission Building at Repeater Station Karagahatenna Opens

Transmission Building at Repeater Station Karagahatenna Opens
3:44pm on Monday 30th March 2015

The Newly constructed Transmission building at repeater station Karagahatenna was declared opened by the Air Vice Marshal RJ Pathirage (Director Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering) on 2...
32nd Formation Day of the SLAF Station Batticaloa

32nd Formation Day of the SLAF Station Batticaloa
12:14pm on Monday 30th March 2015

An eventful day of community upliftment projects and religious activities marked the celebration of the 32nd Anniversary of Sri Lanka Air Force Station Batticoloa under the guidance of the...
Air Force Shooters on target at Golden Eagle Hand Gun Championship 2015

Air Force Shooters on target at Golden Eagle Hand Gun Championship 2015
6:36pm on Sunday 29th March 2015

SLAF’s men and women shooters emerged both Team Champions in the Open Division event while the Production division men and women shooters also became the Champions in their categories at the Gol...
Selection Interview for Prospective SLAF Comperes

Selection Interview for Prospective SLAF Comperes
4:05pm on Friday 27th March 2015

Auditions for prospective SLAF comperes (Sinhala and Tamil Mediums) were conducted on 27 March 2015 at the AFHQ Old Conference Hall. Command Media Officer Wing Commander Gihan Seneviratne headed t...
A Workshop for Prospective English Comperes

A Workshop for Prospective English Comperes
4:50pm on Thursday 26th March 2015

A workshop for prospective English comperes in the SLAF was conducted on 26 March 15 at the AFHQ Old Conference Hall. Command Media Officer Wing Commander Gihan Seneviratne conducted the workshop....
Installation of Water Purification Plant at SLAF Station Morawewa

Installation of Water Purification Plant at SLAF Station Morawewa
3:49pm on Thursday 26th March 2015

The newly constructed water purification plant at SLAF Stn Mow was declared open by the Commanding Officer Wg Cdr WPS Marapperuma on 24 March 2015. ...
Aerial Fire Fighters in Action in Walamalei Area in Sripada Reseve

Aerial Fire Fighters in Action in Walamalei Area in Sripada Reseve
4:17pm on Wednesday 25th March 2015

The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) today sought the assistance of the Sri Lanka Air Force to douse the forest fire which broke out in the Walamalei Area...
United States Air Force Academy Cadets Visit Sri Lanka

United States Air Force Academy Cadets Visit Sri Lanka
1:19pm on Wednesday 25th March 2015

Two cadets from the United States Air Force Academy, accompanied by Major Angela Henderson of the Academy’s Foreign Languages Department, visited SLAF Headquarters on 23 March 15 as part of the ...
Certificate Awarding Ceremony Of The No 61 Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Course

Certificate Awarding Ceremony Of The No 61 Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Course
4:46pm on Tuesday 24th March 2015

The certificate awarding ceremony of No. 61 Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Course was held at the Ground Training School auditorium of the Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay on 20th Ma...
Sri Lanka Friends Cup Karate Championship - 2015

Sri Lanka Friends Cup Karate Championship - 2015
12:24pm on Tuesday 24th March 2015

The Sri Lanka Air Force Karate team became the Champions at the Open karate championship, the first stage of ‘SRI LANKA FRIENDS CUP- 2015’, which was conducted at the Sir Albert Peiris Indoor ...
SLAF Riders Take Honours at Pannala Motor Cross

SLAF Riders Take Honours at Pannala Motor Cross
8:39am on Tuesday 24th March 2015

SLAF riders took honours at the Pannala motor cross held on 22 Mar 15 at Pannala motor cross track. The SLAF team participated with 7 riders and grabbed 6 placements by overtaking many leading rid...
Air Force Stun Navy in Clifford Cup

Air Force Stun Navy in Clifford Cup
2:38pm on Monday 23rd March 2015

The Air Force rugby team emerged victorious over defending champions SL Navy Club in the ongoing Clifford Cup knock-out rugby tournament played yesterday evening(22 March 15)....
Commander's Trophy Golf Tournament 2015

Commander's Trophy Golf Tournament 2015
11:14am on Monday 23rd March 2015

The Sri Lanka Air Force and the Eagles’ Golf Links hosted the Commander’s Trophy Golf Tournament 2015, which was concluded yesterday ( 22 March 2015) in the picturesque settings of China Bay, ...
Air Force Men’s Basketball Team Become Runners Up at Senior National Championship

Air Force Men’s Basketball Team Become Runners Up at Senior National Championship
9:17am on Monday 23rd March 2015

Air Force men’s Basketball team became runners up in the division ‘A’ category of the 50th Senior National Championship played in the evening on 21 March 2015 at Henry Pedris Basketball Cour...
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