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Annual Pirith Ceremony of SLAF

Annual Pirith Ceremony of SLAF
10:42am on Sunday 20th August 2017

An all-night ‘Pirith Chanting’ ceremony to commemorate Sri Lanka Air Force personnel killed and missing in action during active service and to invoke blessings on their souls, was held on 18&n...
SLAF War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2017

SLAF War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2017
9:01am on Sunday 20th August 2017

SLAF paid tribute to all Officers and men Killed In Action (KIA) at a grand ceremony graced by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal  Kapila Jayampathy on 18 August 2017....
Inter Unit Cricket Championship 2017

Inter Unit Cricket Championship 2017
12:49pm on Friday 18th August 2017

SLAF Station Colombo and SLAF Base Katunayake emerged men’s and women’s Champions respectively at the Inter Unit Cricket Championship 2017 concluded on 16 August 2017 at the Rifle Green Ground...
Outgoing CDS Visits AFHQ

Outgoing CDS Visits AFHQ
12:32pm on Friday 18th August 2017

The outgoing Chief of Defence Staff General Crisanthe De Silva paid a farewell call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, at the Air Force Headquarters yester...
US Defence Attaché calls on the Commander

US Defence Attaché calls on the Commander
12:15pm on Friday 18th August 2017

The Defence Attaché of United States of America in Sri Lanka, Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Hess paid a visit to Air Force Headquarters on 15 August 2017 and met with Commander of the Sri Lanka Air ...
Inter Unit Rugby Championship 2017

Inter Unit Rugby Championship 2017
10:47am on Wednesday 16th August 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force Combat Training School (CTS) Diyatalawa  won the Inter Unit Rugby Championship 2017 beating SLAF...
Closing Ceremony of English Knowledge and Skills Enhancement Workshop

Closing Ceremony of English Knowledge and Skills Enhancement Workshop
8:50pm on Monday 14th August 2017

The Closing ceremony of the 05 day workshop on Enhancement of English Knowledge & Skills for SLAF pre school teachers was held  at AFHQ Auditorium on 12th August ....
'Lawrancege Manamali' Stage Drama

'Lawrancege Manamali' Stage Drama
1:11pm on Monday 14th August 2017

The Popular Stage Drama “Lawrancege Manamali” was staged under the auspices of the SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit on 13 August 2017 at Astra Hall SLAF Base Katunayake...
Annual AOC'S Inspection at SLAF Station BIA

Annual AOC'S Inspection at SLAF Station BIA
1:06pm on Saturday 12th August 2017

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Annual Inspection at SLAF Station Bandaranayake International Airport  today( 11 August 2017)....
Annual AOC'S Inspection at SLAF Station Palavi

Annual AOC'S Inspection at SLAF Station Palavi
5:41pm on Friday 11th August 2017

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Annual Inspection at SLAF Station Palavi  today (11 August 2017)....
SLAF Air Scouts Participate at Palindanuwara Friendship International Scout Jamboree

SLAF Air Scouts Participate at Palindanuwara Friendship International Scout Jamboree
2:51pm on Friday 11th August 2017

An Air Scouts contingent of 37 SLAF Air Scouts and 8 Air Scout Leaders participated at the “Palindanuwara Friendship International Scout Jamboree” held at Baduraliya Primary School Baduraliya ...
Aviation Fundamentals for Beginners- August 2017 Session Concluded

Aviation Fundamentals for Beginners- August 2017 Session Concluded
2:44pm on Friday 11th August 2017

The 50th   session of the “Aviation Fundamentals for Beginners” Course conducted at the Air Force Museum, Ratmalana concluded successfully on the 08th   of  August 201...
Awarding of Flight Engineering, UAV Pilot, Fighter Controller and Air Gunner Badges

Awarding of Flight Engineering, UAV Pilot, Fighter Controller and Air Gunner Badges
7:21am on Thursday 10th August 2017

A Fighter Controller officer, a UAV Pilot, three (03) Flight Engineers and fourteen (14) Air Gunners received their badges from the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy on 09 A...
4th South Asian Karate Championship 2017

4th South Asian Karate Championship 2017
7:18am on Thursday 10th August 2017

SLAF karate players won the overall championship of both men and women at the 4th South Asian Karate Championship Sri Lanka 2017 which was held on 04, 05 and 06 Aug 17  at the Sugathadasa Ind...
Community Project for Underprivileged Pre School Children at Ampara

Community Project for Underprivileged Pre School Children at Ampara
8:41am on Wednesday 9th August 2017

A community project organized by SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit was conducted at Ampara on 08 August 2017 with a view to assist underprivileged Pre-School children in the vicinity of SLAF Station Ampara....
SLAF Hospital Colombo Celebrates Its 3rd Anniversary

SLAF Hospital Colombo Celebrates Its 3rd Anniversary
4:42pm on Tuesday 8th August 2017

SLAF Hospital Colombo celebrated its third anniversary on 05 August 2017 by conducting an alms giving and a Dharma...
Annual Commander's Inspection at SLAF Base Anuradhapura

Annual Commander's Inspection at SLAF Base Anuradhapura
6:23pm on Saturday 5th August 2017

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy  conducted the Annual Inspection at SLAF Base Anuradhapura on 04 August 2017. ...
SLAF Station Iranamadu celebrates its 06th Anniversary

SLAF Station Iranamadu celebrates its 06th Anniversary
11:50am on Saturday 5th August 2017

SLAF Station Iranamadu celebrated its 06th anniversary on 03 August 2017. The anniversary day parade held at the station  premises was reviewed by the Commanding Officer SLAF Station Iranamad...
Graduation Ceremony of No 54 Junior Command and Staff Course

Graduation Ceremony of No 54 Junior Command and Staff Course
5:35pm on Friday 4th August 2017

The Graduation Ceremony of No 54 Junior Command and Staff Course was held at the Astra Hall at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay on 04 August 2017....
Sri Lanka Air Force Station Mullaitivu Celebrates its 6th Anniversary

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Mullaitivu Celebrates its 6th Anniversary
5:25pm on Friday 4th August 2017

The 6th anniversary of the SLAF Station Mullaitivu was celebrated on 03 August 2017. To commemorate this event,...
Commander of the Air Force at Nalanda Ranaviru Upahara

Commander of the Air Force at Nalanda Ranaviru Upahara
10:16am on Thursday 3rd August 2017

Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy attended "Nalanda Ranaviru Upahara" – 2017, the School’s Tribute to war heroes held today (01 August 2017) at the Nalanda College premi...
SLAF Chefs Excel at Culinary Art Competition

SLAF Chefs Excel at Culinary Art Competition
10:12am on Thursday 3rd August 2017

SLAF chefs excelled at the Only National Level Culinary Competition held at Sirimawo Bandaranayake Memorial International Conference  Hall from 28 July to 30 July 2017....
Annual Aoc’s Inspection at SLAF Station Katukurunda

Annual Aoc’s Inspection at SLAF Station Katukurunda
5:49pm on Friday 28th July 2017

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Katukurunda on 28 July 2017....
Annual Aoc’s Inspection at SLAF Station Koggala

Annual Aoc’s Inspection at SLAF Station Koggala
4:53pm on Friday 28th July 2017

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the annual AOC’s Inspection at SLAF Station Koggala on 28 July 2017....
SLAF Supports Dengue Prevention Programme

SLAF Supports Dengue Prevention Programme
3:25pm on Friday 28th July 2017

The Ministry of Education launched a special three-day dengue prevention program covering 70 schools around the country....
A Special Exhibition to mark the completion of 40 Years of Open Economy in Sri Lanka

A Special Exhibition to mark the completion of 40 Years of Open Economy in Sri Lanka
2:42pm on Friday 28th July 2017

A special exhibition organized by several ministries in connection with the completion of 40 Years of Open Economy in Sri Lanka was opened today with the participation of the Premier as the chief ...
SLAF Colombo Pre-School Annual Sport Meet - 2017

SLAF Colombo Pre-School Annual Sport Meet - 2017
3:39pm on Thursday 27th July 2017

The Sri Lanka Air Force Pre-School Colombo, held its annual sports meet on 26 July 2017 at the Rifle Green Grounds, Colombo....
SLAF Hospital Katunayake Celebrates its 70th Anniversary

SLAF Hospital Katunayake Celebrates its 70th Anniversary
2:58pm on Thursday 27th July 2017

The 70th anniversary of the SLAF Hospital, Katunayake was celebrated on 23 July 2017. To commemorate this event, an all-night ‘Pirith Chanting’ ceremony was held on 25 July 2017 at the hospita...
Japanese Donation for SLAF

Japanese Donation for SLAF
9:22am on Tuesday 25th July 2017

The Japan- Sri Lanka Friendship Foundation donated a fire engine to Sri Lanka at the President’s official residence, this morning (24 July 2017)....
Commander at the MAKS 2017

Commander at the MAKS 2017
7:42am on Friday 21st July 2017

The MAKS 2017 Air Show is into its third day at Zhukovsky International Airport, Moscow Region....
Indian Air Force Sky Divers Visit SLAF Station Ampara

Indian Air Force Sky Divers Visit SLAF Station Ampara
1:27pm on Wednesday 19th July 2017

A delegation from the Indian Air Force (IAF) Sky Divers Team visited SLAF Station Ampara from 10th to 13th of July 2017, in order to conduct combined sky diving exercises in view of exchanging kno...
The Second Flight Safety Workshop

The Second Flight Safety Workshop
7:51am on Tuesday 18th July 2017

The second Flight Safety workshop for Non Commissioned Officers for the year 2017 was successfully completed on 15 July 2017 at NCO Management School, SLAF Academy China bay....
Inter Unit Handball Championship  2017

Inter Unit Handball Championship 2017
4:45pm on Sunday 16th July 2017

SLAF Station Colombo and SLAF Base Katunayake emerged men's & women's Champions in the Inter Unit Handball Championship 2017 held on 14 July 2017 at SLAF Health Management Centre (HMC) Thummul...
World Taekwondo championship in Korea- 2017

World Taekwondo championship in Korea- 2017
5:16pm on Friday 14th July 2017

Lac Liyanage LCS of Sri Lanka Air Force represented Sri Lanka National team for World Taekwondo championship held in Korea and won a Gold Medal in fly weight category....
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