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“Guwan Prathiba Praba” 2013 Unleashes Exceptional SLAF  Talent

“Guwan Prathiba Praba” 2013 Unleashes Exceptional SLAF Talent
9:52pm on Tuesday 27th August 2013

“Guwan Prathiba Praba’ a novel event in search of true talent of the SLAF was staged at the Auditorium of Bishop’s College in Colombo this evening (27th August 2013) and concluded as a resou...
Thangarajah Dineshkanthan Excels in the National Tennis Championship

Thangarajah Dineshkanthan Excels in the National Tennis Championship
1:57pm on Tuesday 27th August 2013

Aircraftman Dineshkhanthan Thangarajah of Sri Lanka Air Force won the singles Championship in the 98th National Tennis Championship organized by Sri Lanka Tennis Association (SLTA) held at SLTA Te...
4th Formation Day of Aircraft Support Wing at SLAF Base Ratmalana

4th Formation Day of Aircraft Support Wing at SLAF Base Ratmalana
7:56pm on Monday 26th August 2013

An eventful day of community service, recreation and religious activities marked the celebration of the 4th Anniversary of the Aircraft Support Wing (ASW) at SLAF Base Ratmalana recently....
Indian Air Force Squash Team Visits Sri Lanka

Indian Air Force Squash Team Visits Sri Lanka
10:59am on Sunday 25th August 2013

The Indian Air Force Squash team arrived last evening (24 August 2013) to tour Sri Lanka from 24th to 29th August 2013....
Fire Drill at Millennium IT Software Pvt Ltd Malabe

Fire Drill at Millennium IT Software Pvt Ltd Malabe
6:47pm on Friday 23rd August 2013

The Fire and Rescue Unit of the Sri Lanka Air Force carried out a fire drill with the assistance of Fire Rescue Team at SLAF Base Katunayake, SLAF Station Colombo and SLAF Station Ekala this eveni...
SLAF Musclemen Excel at the Mr He Man 2013

SLAF Musclemen Excel at the Mr He Man 2013
5:13pm on Friday 23rd August 2013

Mr. Nadun Udaya Kumara and Lac Fonseka RLC were adjudged as Runner up and Second runner up respectively at the "Mr. He Man" Bodybuilding Championship 2013...
All Night Pirith Chanting and Alms Giving at SLAF Morawewa

All Night Pirith Chanting and Alms Giving at SLAF Morawewa
11:10am on Friday 23rd August 2013

An all night ‘Pirith Chanting’ ceremony to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force Regiment Special Forces (RSF) Wing and all personnel killed and missing in action during ...
Japanese Princess Flies with Helitours

Japanese Princess Flies with Helitours
1:45pm on Thursday 22nd August 2013

Princess Tsuguko of Takamado, the eldest daughter of Japanese Prince Takamado who is a first cousin of His Majesty the Emperor Akihito along with the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Japan Admiral Wasanth...
A Dharma Deshana Programme Held at AFHQ

A Dharma Deshana Programme Held at AFHQ
9:49pm on Wednesday 21st August 2013

A Dharma Deshana programme presided by Venerable Walpola Ghothama thera was held at SLAF Headquarters...
Three Officer Cadets of No 28th Basic Air Traffic Control Course Passed Out

Three Officer Cadets of No 28th Basic Air Traffic Control Course Passed Out
3:13pm on Wednesday 21st August 2013

Three Officer Cadets of No 28th Basic Air Traffic Control (ATC) Course passed out recently, after successful completion of their Basic ATC training and posted to stations to perform on the job in ...
Operational Performance Development Module for Administrative Regiment Officers

Operational Performance Development Module for Administrative Regiment Officers
10:02am on Wednesday 21st August 2013

Operational Performance Development Module 06/2013 for ten (10) Admin Regiment Officers in the rank of Squadron Leader...
Thai Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn flies with Helitours

Thai Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn flies with Helitours
4:10pm on Monday 19th August 2013

Thai Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn along with a Thai delegation took off for Sigiriya from Colombo in a  Bell 412 and  an Mi-17 helicopter this afternoon (19th August 2013)...
SLAF Women Excel at the Novices Wrestling Championship 2013

SLAF Women Excel at the Novices Wrestling Championship 2013
4:09pm on Monday 19th August 2013

Sri Lanka Air Force Women Wrestlers became champions at the Novices Wrestling Championship 2013 with 03 Gold, 03 Silver and 03 Bronze medals....
“Api Wenuwen Api” Housing Programme 13th Stage Completed

“Api Wenuwen Api” Housing Programme 13th Stage Completed
7:28am on Monday 19th August 2013

His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa the president of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces handed over the keys of 102 houses built in the Nuwa...
Inter Unit Rugby Victory to SLAF Base Ratmalana

Inter Unit Rugby Victory to SLAF Base Ratmalana
12:15pm on Saturday 17th August 2013

A thrilling encounter between SLAF Base Ratmalana and SLAF Station Colombo terminated the Inter Unit Rugby Championship...
Michael Jackson’s Brother Flies With Helitours

Michael Jackson’s Brother Flies With Helitours
7:52am on Friday 16th August 2013

Mr. Jermaine Jacksun (changed from “Jackson” in 2013), one of the elder brothers of the late Michael Jackson, and who shot to fame with the ‘Jackson Five’ in the 1970’s, along with a few...
Best Web Awards 2013

Best Web Awards 2013
12:33am on Friday 16th August 2013

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) official website, www.airforce.lk was awarded the Bronze Award in the Government category and Certificate of Appreciation to Web developers in the Best Web Competiti...
The Annual SLAF Islamic Religious Ceremony 2013

The Annual SLAF Islamic Religious Ceremony 2013
12:10am on Thursday 15th August 2013

The Annual SLAF Islamic Religious Ceremony was held at the Kollupitiya Jummah Mosque on 14 August 2013....
The Exercise Pacific Angel Comes to a Successful Conclusion

The Exercise Pacific Angel Comes to a Successful Conclusion
8:52am on Tuesday 13th August 2013

The ‘PACIFIC ANGEL’ a joint Medical and Renovation campaign which conducted from 5th August to 11th August 2013...
One Millionth visitor to  SLAF Museum

One Millionth visitor to SLAF Museum
8:12am on Sunday 11th August 2013

The SLAF Museum at Ratmalana sold its One Millionth ticket this evening (10 August 2013) to Mrs.SJ Nadeeka of Pollonnaruwa....
SLAF Academy  excels at the Inter Unit Water Polo and Swimming Championships

SLAF Academy excels at the Inter Unit Water Polo and Swimming Championships
7:46am on Sunday 11th August 2013

Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay emerged overall champions with 135 points in the Inter Unit Swimming...
USAF/SLAF SMEE Programme Concludes at SLAF Base Katunayake

USAF/SLAF SMEE Programme Concludes at SLAF Base Katunayake
2:11am on Saturday 10th August 2013

Medical Subject Matter Expert Exchange (SMEE) programme, a part of Exercise PACIFIC ANGEL which is being conducted...
A Seminar on Helitours Operations and Leisure

A Seminar on Helitours Operations and Leisure
1:59am on Saturday 10th August 2013

A Seminar on ‘Helitours Operations  and Leisure’  was held on 8th August 2013 at the Auditorium of the Air Force Headquarters...
Annual AOC's Inspection of SLAF Unit BIA and SLAF Station Palavi

Annual AOC's Inspection of SLAF Unit BIA and SLAF Station Palavi
7:46am on Friday 9th August 2013

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal HD Abeywickrama conducted the Annual Inspection of SLAF Unit Bandaranayake International Airport and SLAF Station Palavi on 08th August 2013....
SLAF Excels at Culinary Arts Exhibition 2013

SLAF Excels at Culinary Arts Exhibition 2013
7:44am on Friday 9th August 2013

The Culinary Arts Exhibition 2013 was held recently at the BMICH....
Exercise 'Pacific Angel' Commences in Jaffna Peninsula

Exercise 'Pacific Angel' Commences in Jaffna Peninsula
9:32am on Thursday 8th August 2013

A joint Medical and Renovation campaign ‘PACIFIC ANGEL’ commenced on 5th August 2013 and will be continued till 11th August 2013  in the Jaffna Peninsula with the Sri Lankan Armed Forces ...
Chief of Defence Staff Visits Air Force Headquarters

Chief of Defence Staff Visits Air Force Headquarters
5:47am on Thursday 8th August 2013

Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Jagath Jayasuriya was accorded a Guard of Honour during his first Official visit to Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters on 07th July 2013.

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Flight Safety Poster Competition 2013

Flight Safety Poster Competition 2013
1:34am on Thursday 8th August 2013

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal HD Abeywickrama, awarded prizes to the winners of the Flight Safety Poster Competition 2013 this afternoon (7 August 2013) at Air Force Headquarters....
SLAF Station Mullaittivu  Celebrates Its 02nd Anniversary

SLAF Station Mullaittivu Celebrates Its 02nd Anniversary
3:46am on Wednesday 7th August 2013

The SLAF Station Mullaittivu celebrated its 2nd anniversary on 03 August 2013. SLAF Station Mullaittivu was established as a detachment on 26 June 2009 and was declared open as a Station on 03rd A...
Another Batch of kids joined the 'Young Aviators Club'

Another Batch of kids joined the 'Young Aviators Club'
3:46am on Wednesday 7th August 2013

The ninth session of the workshop series of “Aviation Fundamental for Beginners” was successfully conducted at SLAF museum from 3rd to 5th August 2013....
Workshop for SLAF  Pre-School Teachers

Workshop for SLAF Pre-School Teachers
7:48am on Monday 5th August 2013

A workshop for Pre-school teachers of the Sri Lanka Air Force was conducted by the Directorate of Welfare in collaboration with the Seva Vanitha ...
Junior Officers’ Refresher Course Successfully Conducted

Junior Officers’ Refresher Course Successfully Conducted
3:41am on Monday 5th August 2013

Junior Officers’ Refresher Course 03/2013 was conducted successfully from 15th July to 26th July 2013 at SLAF Station Diyatalawa under the supervision of the Commanding Officer SLAF Station Diya...
The South African Cricket Team Flies with Helitours

The South African Cricket Team Flies with Helitours
7:24am on Sunday 4th August 2013

The South African cricket team and the Sri Lankan National cricket team flew from Ratmalana to Mattala in a MA 60 aircraft of the...
SLAF Annual Road Race-2013

SLAF Annual Road Race-2013
3:14am on Sunday 4th August 2013

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Diyatalawa emerged overall Men’s Champions with 25 points and was awarded the Air Marshal Harsha Abeywickrama...