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Induction Ceremony of the President of Sri Lanka College Of Military Medicine (SLCOMM)

Induction Ceremony of the President of Sri Lanka College Of Military Medicine (SLCOMM)
5:50pm on Monday 21st May 2018

The Induction Ceremony of the President of Sri Lanka College Of Military Medicine (SLCOMM) was held at the Lotus Ballroom, Shangri La Hotel, Colombo at 1900hrs on 20 May 18....
Air Force Men and Women Become Under 21 Champions at National Beach Volleyball Championship 2018

Air Force Men and Women Become Under 21 Champions at National Beach Volleyball Championship 2018
12:53pm on Monday 21st May 2018

SLAF Men and Women emerged as Under 21 Champions at the National Volleyball Championship 2018 organized...
'Aaloka Pooja’ at Kelaniya for Fallen War Heroes

'Aaloka Pooja’ at Kelaniya for Fallen War Heroes
9:22am on Monday 21st May 2018

An 'Aaloka Pooja' ceremony was arranged at the historic Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya where 28,619 oil lamps, symbolizing the invaluable sacrifices of all fallen War Heroes began to glitter across t...
National War Heros Memorial Ceremony 2018

National War Heros Memorial Ceremony 2018
10:18pm on Saturday 19th May 2018

The President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Commander in Chief of the Armed Force, His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena paid his respects to all members of the Armed Forces and ...
Vishishta Sewa Vibushanaya (VSV ) Conferred on Tri Service Senior Officers

Vishishta Sewa Vibushanaya (VSV ) Conferred on Tri Service Senior Officers
3:45pm on Saturday 19th May 2018

The President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces,...
The Commander Accepts Six (6) PT-6 Aircraft from CATIC

The Commander Accepts Six (6) PT-6 Aircraft from CATIC
2:38pm on Friday 18th May 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal KVB Jayampathy signed the acceptance of 6 Brand New PT-6 Aircraft on 15 May 2018 at AVIC Hongdu in Nanchang, China....
Indian Army Chief Calls on the Commander

Indian Army Chief Calls on the Commander
11:44am on Friday 18th May 2018

Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, General Bipin Rawat called on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy today (18th May 2018) at Air Force Headquarters, Colombo....
SLAF emerged as Men's & Women's Defence Services Kabaddi Champions

SLAF emerged as Men's & Women's Defence Services Kabaddi Champions
2:59pm on Wednesday 16th May 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force emerged as Men's & Women's Champions at the 10th Defence Services Kabaddi Championship 2018...
10th Defence Services Handball Championship-2018

10th Defence Services Handball Championship-2018
12:40pm on Tuesday 15th May 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force Women’s Team emerged the Women’s Champions and the Men’s Team emerged as the Runners Up at 10th...
Annual Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa

Annual Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa
9:09am on Monday 14th May 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Annual Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa today (12 May 2018)....
Air Scout Membership Drive at SLAF TTS Ekala

Air Scout Membership Drive at SLAF TTS Ekala
8:52pm on Saturday 12th May 2018

As a part of the expansion of Air Scouts in the SLAF, a membership drive was held today (12th May 2018) at SLAF Trade Training School...
Annual Commander's Inspection of SLAF Academy China Bay

Annual Commander's Inspection of SLAF Academy China Bay
6:22pm on Friday 11th May 2018

Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Annual Commander's Inspection of SLAF Academy China Bay today (11 May 2018)....
Financial Assistance for Educational Requirements of Children of SLAF Personnel

Financial Assistance for Educational Requirements of Children of SLAF Personnel
3:06pm on Friday 11th May 2018

With the goal of facilitating several requests made by servicemen and retired service personnel the Commander of the Air Force,...
Air Force Boxers Excelled at  Boxing Championship-2018 10th Defence Services Games

Air Force Boxers Excelled at Boxing Championship-2018 10th Defence Services Games
2:56pm on Friday 11th May 2018

The Boxing Championship-2018 of the 10th Defence Services Games organized by the Sri Lanka Air Force was conducted from 09 May 201...
Opening of the Parboiling Rice Mill and Bakery of the SLAF Station Morawewa

Opening of the Parboiling Rice Mill and Bakery of the SLAF Station Morawewa
8:46am on Friday 11th May 2018

The Parboiling Rice Mill of SLAF Station Morawewa was inaugurated on 10th May 2018 by the Commanding Officer of the SLAF Station Morawewa,...
SLAF Emerge Defence Services Golf Champions

SLAF Emerge Defence Services Golf Champions
11:40am on Thursday 10th May 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force Golfers emerged Champions at the Third Defence Services Games Golf Tournament held at the Nuwara-Eliya Golf Course on 8th May 2018 while the Sri Lanka Army emerges the Runners ...
Defence Attaché of Poland Calls on Commander

Defence Attaché of Poland Calls on Commander
4:22pm on Wednesday 9th May 2018

The Defence Attaché of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in New Delhi, Colonel Sławomir Kołtun paid a courtesy call on...
SLAF Launches Smart ID Card

SLAF Launches Smart ID Card
3:21pm on Tuesday 8th May 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy launched the New Smart Identification Card (Smart ID) for SLAF personnel at Air Force Headquarters today (08th May 2018)....
Patrol Camp Conducted At Guwanpura

Patrol Camp Conducted At Guwanpura
3:17pm on Tuesday 8th May 2018

The Air Scouts of 57th Colombo Air Scout Group based at Guwanpura successfully completed a Two-night Patrol camp from 4th May 2018 to 6th May 2018 at...
No 61 Flight Celebrates its 5th Anniversary

No 61 Flight Celebrates its 5th Anniversary
3:13pm on Tuesday 8th May 2018

No 61 Flight at SLAF Base Ratmalana celebrated its 5th Anniversary on 5th May 2018 by engaging in a religious program and Sharmadana program at Sandun Viharaya, Ratmalana. ...
Annual Commander's Inspection of SLAF Station Mullaitivu

Annual Commander's Inspection of SLAF Station Mullaitivu
1:50am on Saturday 5th May 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Annual Commander's Inspection of the SLAF Station Mullaitivu today (04 May 2018)....
Air Force Vesak Bethi Gee Saraniya 2018

Air Force Vesak Bethi Gee Saraniya 2018
9:18am on Friday 4th May 2018

The SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit in collaboration with SLAF Station Colombo, staged ‘Vesak Bethi Gee Saraniya 2018’, on 2nd May 2018 at the ‘Rifle Green’ Grounds, SLAF Station Colombo....
Commander of SLAF Illuminates the Gangaramaya Vesak Kalapaya

Commander of SLAF Illuminates the Gangaramaya Vesak Kalapaya
12:30pm on Thursday 3rd May 2018

On the invitation of the Chief Incumbent of the Gangaramaya Temple the Most Venerable Galaboda Gnanissara Thero, the Commander of the Air Force,...
SLAF Commemorate Vesak

SLAF Commemorate Vesak
11:59am on Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Vesak is the main Buddhist religious festival in Sri Lanka. On Vesak Day, people celebrate the triple anniversary: the Birth, attaining Enlightenment and passing away of Lord Buddha....
No 02 Mechanical Transport Repair & Overhaul Wing Celebrates its 04th Anniversary

No 02 Mechanical Transport Repair & Overhaul Wing Celebrates its 04th Anniversary
2:11pm on Tuesday 1st May 2018

No 02 Mechanical Transport Repair & Overhaul Wing at SLAF Base Vavuniya celebrated its 4th Anniversary on 28th April 2018. While commemorating...
Handing Over of 4th House Under the ‘Commander’s Housing Project'

Handing Over of 4th House Under the ‘Commander’s Housing Project'
8:18pm on Friday 27th April 2018

The fourth house constructed under the "Commander’s Housing Project” by the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit was handed over to former champion of women cycling,...
Commander Conferred with Master’s Degree from the National Defence University of China

Commander Conferred with Master’s Degree from the National Defence University of China
5:15pm on Thursday 26th April 2018

Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, the Commander of the Air Force was conferred the degree of Master of Military Science and Strategic Studies by the National Defence University of China...
No. 57 Junior Commanders’ Course Commences

No. 57 Junior Commanders’ Course Commences
5:13pm on Thursday 26th April 2018

No. 57 Junior Commanders’ Course commenced on 24th April 2018 at the Junior Command and Staff College (JC&SC), Sri Lanka Air Force Academy, China Bay. ...
33rd National Rowing and 02nd National Kayaking & Canoeing Championship 2018

33rd National Rowing and 02nd National Kayaking & Canoeing Championship 2018
10:57am on Thursday 26th April 2018

The Air Force Oarsmen and Women made their debut in Rowing and Kayaking representing the SLAF at the 33rd National Rowing Championship and 02nd National Kayaking and Canoeing Championship 2018....
Air Force Base Ratmalana celebrates 33 years of Service

Air Force Base Ratmalana celebrates 33 years of Service
10:57am on Thursday 26th April 2018

The 33rd Anniversary celebration of Sri Lanka Air Force Base Ratmalana took place on 23 April 2018. The anniversary parade was reviewed by the Base Commander...
MI 17 Helicopter Rotation to and From South Sudan

MI 17 Helicopter Rotation to and From South Sudan
4:25pm on Wednesday 25th April 2018

The first helicopter rotation of two MI-17 helicopters to and from SLAF Aviation Contingent in South Sudan (UNMISS) was completed...
Handing Over of 3rd House Under the ‘Commander’s Housing Project'

Handing Over of 3rd House Under the ‘Commander’s Housing Project'
3:25pm on Monday 23rd April 2018

The third house constructed under the "Commander's Housing Project" by the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit (SVU) was handed over to spouse of late Air Commodore HBDJ Karunarathna. ...
SLAF Station Sigiriya Celebrates its 33rd Anniversary

SLAF Station Sigiriya Celebrates its 33rd Anniversary
11:06am on Sunday 22nd April 2018

The 33rd Formation day celebrations of SLAF Station Sigiriya was held on 19 April 2018. A Parade was held to commence the celebrations...
'Gami Soorya Mangalya' 2018

'Gami Soorya Mangalya' 2018
4:36pm on Thursday 19th April 2018

'Gami Soorya Mangalya 2018', organized by the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit in collaboration with SLAF Station Colombo was held today (19 April 2018) at the ‘Rifle Green’ Grounds of SLAF Station Colo...
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