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An Elevated Helipad for Somawathiya Raja Maha Viharaya

An Elevated Helipad for Somawathiya Raja Maha Viharaya
6:30pm on Saturday 30th May 2020

The Somawathiya Rajamaha Viharaya believed to have been built in the second century BC is located within the Somawathiya National Park on the left bank...
New Hospital for SLAF Base Hingurakgoda

New Hospital for SLAF Base Hingurakgoda
6:06pm on Saturday 30th May 2020

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias declared open the newly constructed Hospital at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda today ( 30 May 2020)....
SLAF CBRNE Wing Disinfects Belgian Ship Crew who arrived at Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport

SLAF CBRNE Wing Disinfects Belgian Ship Crew who arrived at Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport
4:04pm on Friday 29th May 2020

The SLAF Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosive Wing conducted disinfection operations for 43 crew members of a Belgian...
A New Triage Centre for Base Hospital Panadura

A New Triage Centre for Base Hospital Panadura
3:47pm on Thursday 28th May 2020

On the directives of the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias, the construction of a New Triage Centre adjoining t...
Post Hospitalized Care Unit Construction Commences at SLAF Base Katunayake

Post Hospitalized Care Unit Construction Commences at SLAF Base Katunayake
9:48pm on Wednesday 27th May 2020

On the directives of the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias, the construction of a Post Hospitalized Care Unit ward complex adjoining...
41 Civilians leave the SLAF Quarantine Centre at Welisara

41 Civilians leave the SLAF Quarantine Centre at Welisara
1:18pm on Saturday 23rd May 2020

41 civilians who were quarantined at the SLAF Quarantine Centre located at the National Hospital for Respiratory Diseases at Welisara were...
Certificates Awarding Ceremony of Hospitality Management School at Sigiriya

Certificates Awarding Ceremony of Hospitality Management School at Sigiriya
3:28pm on Friday 22nd May 2020

On the direction of the Director of Logistics of the SLAF, Air Vice Marshal WMKSP Weerasinghe and under the supervision of the Commanding Officer...
4th Contingent of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan Receive UN Medals

4th Contingent of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan Receive UN Medals
5:50pm on Thursday 21st May 2020

The UN Medal Awarding Ceremony of 4th Contingent of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit (UNMISS) in South Sudan was held yesterday (20 May 2020) at the Sri Lanka Aviation Unit Hangar premises in Bor....
National War Hero’s Commemoration Ceremony 2020

National War Hero’s Commemoration Ceremony 2020
10:01pm on Tuesday 19th May 2020

The proceedings of this year’s National War Hero’s Commemoration Ceremony commenced with the arrival of the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and the Commander in Chi...
98 Civilians from Bandaranayaka Mawatha complete their Quarantine at Palaly

98 Civilians from Bandaranayaka Mawatha complete their Quarantine at Palaly
3:10pm on Tuesday 19th May 2020

98 civilians from the Bandaranayaka Mawatha who were quarantined at the SLAF Quarantine Centre at Palaly completed the necessary period today (19 May 2020)...
No 2 IT Wing at Ekala celebrates 1st anniversary with a Community Service Project

No 2 IT Wing at Ekala celebrates 1st anniversary with a Community Service Project
6:30pm on Sunday 17th May 2020

The No 2 Information Technology Wing at SLAF TTS Ekala celebrated its 1st anniversary yesterday (17 May 2020). Due to spread of the COVID-19...
Civilians who complete Quarantine Leave for Homes from Vanni

Civilians who complete Quarantine Leave for Homes from Vanni
8:47pm on Friday 15th May 2020

180 Civilians from SL Navy families and those in close contact with them were released today (15 May 2020) from the SLAF quarantine Centre located in Vanni. These civilians made...
SLAF Disinfects 29 Railway Stations Daily

SLAF Disinfects 29 Railway Stations Daily
8:21am on Thursday 14th May 2020

On the Instructions of the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias, the Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosive Wing of the SLAF ...
175 Civilians Released from the SLAF Quarantine Centre in Iranamadu

175 Civilians Released from the SLAF Quarantine Centre in Iranamadu
2:58pm on Monday 11th May 2020

175 civilians who were quarantined at the SLAF Quarantine Centre located in Iranamadu were released today (11 May 2020). This Quarantine Centre operated by the Sri Lanka...
256 Civilians Complete Quarantine Process at SLAF Quarantine Centre, Mullaitivu

256 Civilians Complete Quarantine Process at SLAF Quarantine Centre, Mullaitivu
8:45pm on Sunday 10th May 2020

256 civilians from the Gunasinghapura Area in Colombo were directed to the SLAF Quarantine Centre at Mullaitivu on 19 April 2020. These civilians were released today (10 May 2020) after completion...
A New Accommodation Building for Nursing Staff at IDH

A New Accommodation Building for Nursing Staff at IDH
8:14pm on Friday 8th May 2020

With the present COVID-19 Pandemic Situation in the country, there is an increasing need for accommodation facilities for staff working at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases better know...
SLAF CBRNE Wing Disinfects Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo

SLAF CBRNE Wing Disinfects Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo
3:55pm on Wednesday 6th May 2020

The SLAF Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosive Wing conducted yet another disinfection operation today (6 May 2020) at the Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo. The temple has planned to...
SLAF Stations Ampara and Palaly Conducts Blood Donation Campaigns

SLAF Stations Ampara and Palaly Conducts Blood Donation Campaigns
12:48pm on Wednesday 6th May 2020

The SLAF Stations Ampara and Palaly conducted a blood donation campaigns yesterday (05 May 2020) at respective Station Hospitals. The campaigns were conducted in collaboration with the Blood Banks...
46 Civilians Released from SLAF Quarantine Centre at Welisara

46 Civilians Released from SLAF Quarantine Centre at Welisara
2:07pm on Tuesday 5th May 2020

46 civilians who were quarantined at the SLAF Quarantine Centre located at the National Hospital for Respiratory Diseases at Welisara were released today (05 May 2020). This Quarantine Centre oper...
No 64 Junior Command and Staff Course commences with the launch of e-JC&SC

No 64 Junior Command and Staff Course commences with the launch of e-JC&SC
5:47pm on Monday 4th May 2020

The e-JC&SC, the ground breaking new Sri Lanka Air Force Learning Management Systems was launched this morning (4 May 2020) with the participation of the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marsha...
SLAF CBRNE Wing Disinfects Dutch Ship Crew who arrived from Netherland

SLAF CBRNE Wing Disinfects Dutch Ship Crew who arrived from Netherland
5:29pm on Sunday 3rd May 2020

The SLAF Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosive Wing conducted disinfection operations for 236 crew members of a Dutch Ship docked at the Galle Harbor. These crew members arrived t...
PTF Tackling Health Security of Tri Services Visits SLAF Trade Training School Ekala

PTF Tackling Health Security of Tri Services Visits SLAF Trade Training School Ekala
3:13pm on Sunday 3rd May 2020

The Presidential Task Force (PTF), appointed by HE the President to tackle health security at establishments of the armed forces, headed by Western Province Governor and Marshal of the Sri Lanka A...
SLAF Combat Training School at Diyatalawa conduct Blood Donation Campaign

SLAF Combat Training School at Diyatalawa conduct Blood Donation Campaign
10:18am on Sunday 3rd May 2020

The SLAF Combat Training School at Diyatalawa conducted a blood donation campaign on 30 April 2020 at the School Hospital in collaboration with the Blood Bank of the Provincial General Hospital Ba...
Commander Participates for Indo-Pacific Air Chiefs Video Tele Conference Organized by PACAF

Commander Participates for Indo-Pacific Air Chiefs Video Tele Conference Organized by PACAF
7:55am on Friday 1st May 2020

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias participated for a video-tele conference organized by the Pacific Air Forces today (30 April 2020) at Air Force Headquarters. The confere...
Passenger Disinfection Chamber fabricated by SLAF Commissioned at BIA

Passenger Disinfection Chamber fabricated by SLAF Commissioned at BIA
4:35pm on Tuesday 28th April 2020

With the outbreak of COVID-19, the near future may see the Bandaranayake International Airport re-opening it services to arriving passengers. With this in mind the SLAF was tasked with the develop...
Personal Protection Equipment Kits Manufactured by SLAF Donated to Wathupitiwala Base Hospital

Personal Protection Equipment Kits Manufactured by SLAF Donated to Wathupitiwala Base Hospital
5:11pm on Saturday 25th April 2020

230 Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) Kits were donated to the Wathupitiwala Base Hospital today (25 April 2020) at SLAF Base Katunayake. These PPE Kits were manufactured at the No 1 Supply and ...
SLAF Y-12 Aircraft Modified as an Air Ambulance

SLAF Y-12 Aircraft Modified as an Air Ambulance
12:58pm on Friday 24th April 2020

On the instructions of the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias and under the supervision of the Director Air Operations, the No 8 Squadron at SLAF Base Ratmalana has modified a ...
SLAF Regiment Training School Vanni conducts Blood Donation Campaign

SLAF Regiment Training School Vanni conducts Blood Donation Campaign
12:57pm on Friday 24th April 2020

SLAF Regiment Training School Vanni conducted a blood donation campaign yesterday (23 April 2020) at the Station Hospital in collaboration with the blood bank of the Jaffna Teaching Hospital....
Four Storied Accommodation Block at SLAF Station Colombo Declared Open by the Commander

Four Storied Accommodation Block at SLAF Station Colombo Declared Open by the Commander
2:45pm on Wednesday 22nd April 2020

A newly constructed four storied Accommodation Block was declared open at SLAF Station Colombo by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias this morning (22 April 2020)....
SLAF Station Sigiriya Distributes Dry Ration Packs in view of 35th Anniversary

SLAF Station Sigiriya Distributes Dry Ration Packs in view of 35th Anniversary
2:35pm on Wednesday 22nd April 2020

The 35th Anniversary of Sri Lanka Air Force Station Sigiriya was celebrated on 19 April 2020. However, due to the prevailing pandemic situation in the country, the Station planned to distribute dr...
SLAF Provides Engineering Assistance in expanding Accommodation Facilities at IDH

SLAF Provides Engineering Assistance in expanding Accommodation Facilities at IDH
2:11pm on Tuesday 21st April 2020

With the present COVID-19 Pandemic Situation in the country, there is an increasing need for accommodation facilities for staff working at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases better know...
No 8 Air Field and Base Defence Proficiency Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel

No 8 Air Field and Base Defence Proficiency Course for Bangladesh Air Force Personnel
11:43am on Monday 20th April 2020

No 8 Air Field and Base Defence Proficiency Course for Bangladesh Air Force personnel was conducted at SLAF Combat Training School Diyatalawa from 21 January to 26 March 2020 for 45 working days i...
SLAF Renovated Ward at District General Hospital, Chilaw

SLAF Renovated Ward at District General Hospital, Chilaw
11:39am on Monday 20th April 2020

On a request received from the District General Hospital - Chilaw, a team of civil engineering personnel from SLAF Station Palavi was deployed to renovate a Ward in order to be used to treat COVID...
SLAF Academy China Bay Distributes Ration Packs to Those in Need in the Trincomalee Area

SLAF Academy China Bay Distributes Ration Packs to Those in Need in the Trincomalee Area
12:27pm on Friday 17th April 2020

A proposal made by Senior Officers to the Commandant became a reality when, as the first step, a voluntary contribution funds were collected within the Academy. This collection was done in order t...
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