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SLAF constructed a new house for late Wing Commander TDS Silvapulle

SLAF constructed a new house for late Wing Commander TDS Silvapulle
5:43pm on Tuesday 17th June 2014

A newly built house, constructed under the patronage of the Sri Lanka  Air force Seva Vanitha  unit, was handed over to the family of late Wing Commander TDS Silvapulle (Killed in action...
Blood donation campaign at SLAF Station Batticaloa

Blood donation campaign at SLAF Station Batticaloa
5:40pm on Tuesday 17th June 2014

A blood donation campaign was organized by the Medical Centre of SLAF Stn Bcl on 13th June 2014 in liaison with the Blood bank at the Teaching hospital, Batticaloa in order to celebrate World Bloo...
Closing address of no. 42 regiment officer cadets’ regiment branch course

Closing address of no. 42 regiment officer cadets’ regiment branch course
5:09pm on Tuesday 17th June 2014

No. 42 Regiment Officer Cadets’ branch training course was concluded on 16 June 2014 under the patronage of the Commanding Officer of the Combat Training School Diyatalawa Group Captain WWPD Fer...
The Passing Out Ceremony Of No 58 Non-Commissioned Officers’ Management Course

The Passing Out Ceremony Of No 58 Non-Commissioned Officers’ Management Course
4:06pm on Tuesday 17th June 2014

The certificate awarding ceremony of No. 58 Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Course was held at the Ground Training Wing auditorium of the Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay on 13th June...
SLAF Hindu Religious Ceremony 2014

SLAF Hindu Religious Ceremony 2014
3:51pm on Monday 16th June 2014

The Annual SLAF Hindu Religious Ceremony was held at the Captains Garden Sri Kailasanathar Swamy Devasthanam, Colombo 10, today (16th June 2014) with the participation of the Commander of the Air ...
Dialog Seven-a-side Rugby Tournament

Dialog Seven-a-side Rugby Tournament
2:49pm on Monday 16th June 2014

The Sri Lanka Air Force Rugby “A” and “B” teams emerged the Bowl and Shield champions respectively at the Dialog Seven-a-side tournament concluded at the  Racecourse ground Colombo 7 ...
Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano Visits SLAF Headquarters

Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano Visits SLAF Headquarters
11:21am on Sunday 15th June 2014

Chief of Staff of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force, Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke this yesterd...
Unveiling of Buddha Statue by H.E. the President at Sithul Pauwa Raja Maha Viharaya

Unveiling of Buddha Statue by H.E. the President at Sithul Pauwa Raja Maha Viharaya
4:58pm on Wednesday 11th June 2014

With the blessings of Chief Prelate of the historical Sithul Pauwa Raja Maha Viharaya Mataramba Hemarathana, SLAF Station Weerawila initiated placing of a Samadhi Buddha Statue for the benefit of ...
The Annual SLAF Islamic Religious Ceremony 2014

The Annual SLAF Islamic Religious Ceremony 2014
10:20am on Wednesday 11th June 2014

The Annual SLAF Islamic Religious Ceremony was held at the Kollupitiya  Jummah Mosque on 10 June 2014....
Inaugural Defence Services Carom Championship 2014

Inaugural Defence Services Carom Championship 2014
5:09pm on Tuesday 10th June 2014

The Defence Services Carom Tournament was held at the Sports Complex Thummulla on 5th and 6th June 2014...
Senior Officers’ Refresher Course at Combat Training School SLAF Diyatalawa

Senior Officers’ Refresher Course at Combat Training School SLAF Diyatalawa
11:08am on Tuesday 10th June 2014

The Closing Address of the Senior Officers Refresher Course 02/2014 was held on 06th June 2014 under the patronage of the Acting Commanding Officer of the School Diyatalawa Wing Commander GPNC Piy...
Dengue Fever Prevention Programme at SLAF Base Rathmalana

Dengue Fever Prevention Programme at SLAF Base Rathmalana
10:25am on Tuesday 10th June 2014

A recent statistic shows an alarming rise of dengue Fever (DF) and dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) cases in Ratmalana, Mountlavenia and Moratuwa regions and also few fatalities have been reported. ...
Inter Unit Rifle Meet 2014

Inter Unit Rifle Meet 2014
11:09am on Monday 9th June 2014

The Inter Unit Practical Rifle meet was held at SLAF Range Ampara from 31 May 14 to 04 June 14. The event was organized by the SLAF Shooting Team with the patronage of chairman SLAF Shooting ,AVM ...
Beauty Culture Programme

Beauty Culture Programme
10:27am on Monday 9th June 2014

With the guidance of SLAF Seva wanitha unit ,Seva Vanitha Unit at SLAF Station Koggala organized a Beauty Culture Programme  by “Nature’s Secrets”  on 04th June 2014....
Ranaviru Christian Memorial Service 2014

Ranaviru Christian Memorial Service 2014
8:12pm on Thursday 5th June 2014

The Annual Air Force Christian Memorial Service in memory of all servicemen who made the supreme sacrifice was held at the St. Theresa's Church, Thimbirigasyaya, at 1630 hrs on 5 June 2014 with th...
One Month Fulltime English Language Development  Course for Junior Officers 03/2014

One Month Fulltime English Language Development Course for Junior Officers 03/2014
5:23pm on Wednesday 4th June 2014

Language plays a vital role as far as expressing power of thoughts in numerous situations expected by Military Officers are concerned. In real life ‘English Deficiency’ silently kills a care...
War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2014

War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2014
4:46pm on Wednesday 4th June 2014

Yesterday(3rd Jun 14) the 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, Ai...
SLAF Station Weerawila and No 112 UAV Squadron Celebrate Anniversaries Together

SLAF Station Weerawila and No 112 UAV Squadron Celebrate Anniversaries Together
5:03pm on Tuesday 3rd June 2014

SLAF Station Weerawila celebrated its 36th Anniversary together with No 112 UAV Squadron which celebrated its 6th Anniversary on 1st June 2014. To mark these anniversaries a mini cricket tournamen...
No 111 UAV Squadron Celebrates its 6th Annivesary

No 111 UAV Squadron Celebrates its 6th Annivesary
5:01pm on Tuesday 3rd June 2014

No 111 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Squadron at SLAF Base Vavuniya celebrated its 6th anniversary on 1 June 2014.  The initial batch of UAVs was inducted by the SLAF in the year 1996 and No ...
49th Anniversary Celebrations of No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron

49th Anniversary Celebrations of No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron
4:59pm on Tuesday 3rd June 2014

No 4 VVIP Helicopter Squadron celebrated its 49th Anniversary on 1st June 2014.  The celebrations were started with a blood donation campaign held on 30th May 2014. ...
Commander's Annual Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda

Commander's Annual Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda
4:51pm on Tuesday 3rd June 2014

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke conducted his Annual Inspection of SLAF Base H’ingurakgoda on 30th May 2014....
Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at the Gce O/L Examination 2013

Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at the Gce O/L Examination 2013
4:49pm on Tuesday 3rd June 2014

In keeping with a concept of recognizing academic achievements of children of SLAF personnel and civilians employed in the SLAF , the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit organized a programme to felicitate the...
Medical Seminar for the Lady Officers/ Spouses of Officers

Medical Seminar for the Lady Officers/ Spouses of Officers
4:45pm on Tuesday 3rd June 2014

A Medical seminar for the Lady officers and spouses of Male officers organized by the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit in collaboration with ‘Menopause Society of Sri Lanka’ was held on 28 May 14 at the...
Air Chief Marshal MJT DE S Gunawardena Vsv, Ndc, Psc Passes Away.

Air Chief Marshal MJT DE S Gunawardena Vsv, Ndc, Psc Passes Away.
11:03am on Saturday 31st May 2014

The 8th commander of the Air Force Air Chief Marshal  Terance Gunawardena passed away yesterday....
Annual Assessment Camp of  NCC  Air Wing Cadets (Girls) 2nd Phase Held at the Combat Training School Diyatalawa

Annual Assessment Camp of NCC Air Wing Cadets (Girls) 2nd Phase Held at the Combat Training School Diyatalawa
4:26pm on Thursday 29th May 2014

The passing out parade of the Air Wing School Cadets (Girls) was held on 27th May 2014 at Sri Lanka Air Force Combat Training School Diyatalawa. Major General HMHA Herath, the Director of the Nati...
Closing Address of Information Technology Phase for Officer Cadets at Cts Slaf Diyatalawa.

Closing Address of Information Technology Phase for Officer Cadets at Cts Slaf Diyatalawa.
4:24pm on Thursday 29th May 2014

The Intensive Information Technology phase was successfully completed at CTS SLAF Diyatalawa in order to facilitate further academic studies and the service requirement of the No. 56 Officer Cadet...
The Inaugural Defense Services Golf Championship 2014

The Inaugural Defense Services Golf Championship 2014
4:22pm on Thursday 29th May 2014

The inaugural Defense Services Golf Championship tournament was hosted by the prestigious Eagles’ Golf Links at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay with much glamour and ceremony....
No.  05 Air Defence Radar Squadron Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palavi Celebrates its 07th Anniversary

No. 05 Air Defence Radar Squadron Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palavi Celebrates its 07th Anniversary
4:31pm on Monday 26th May 2014

No.  05 Air Defence Radar Squadron, Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palavi celebrated its 7th Anniversary on 24th May 2014.  No.05 ADRS was established in North Western region of Sri Lanka t...
Air Force Judo Team Visits Uzbekistan

Air Force Judo Team Visits Uzbekistan
9:35am on Friday 23rd May 2014

The Sri Lanka Air Force Judo Team comprising 07 players and one official left  the country yesterday  (21 May 2014) to take part in a training session at the International Judo Federatio...
Asian Cycling Championship 2014 in Kazakastan

Asian Cycling Championship 2014 in Kazakastan
4:43pm on Thursday 22nd May 2014

Two Air Force cyclists  namely Air Craftman Nidusha Nirantha Fernando and Air Craftman Nipun Shiran Fernando have qualified to represent Sri Lanka at the Asian Cycling Championship 2014 schedu...
War Heroes Honored

War Heroes Honored
6:11pm on Wednesday 21st May 2014

HE the President Mahinda Rajapaksha saluted the war heroes by placing a floral wreath in front of the Ranaviru Memorial....
5th National Victory Day Parade at Matara

5th National Victory Day Parade at Matara
7:42pm on Monday 19th May 2014

The National Victory Day Parade marking the 5th anniversary of the liberation of the motherland from over three decades of ruthless terrorism was held this morning at 8:30 AM in the Southern city ...
Gen Xu Qiliang visits sacred Sri Dalada Maligawa and SLAF Base Katunayeka

Gen Xu Qiliang visits sacred Sri Dalada Maligawa and SLAF Base Katunayeka
5:00pm on Friday 16th May 2014

General Xu Qi Liang, now in Sri Lanka, paid his obeisance to the sacred Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy yesterday morning (15th May 2014) together with other members of his delegation....
Gen Xu Qiliang visits Trincomalee

Gen Xu Qiliang visits Trincomalee
11:46am on Thursday 15th May 2014

The Visiting Chinese Delegation headed by General Xu Qiliang visited the Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay yesterday.  The delegation arrived in China Bay on an SLAF Ma-60 Aircraft and on...
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