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SLAF Assist In Conducting A Fire and Rescue Drill at London Stock Exchange Group

SLAF Assist In Conducting A Fire and Rescue Drill at London Stock Exchange Group
4:05pm on Tuesday 18th September 2018

Under the guidance of Director Air Operation, Air Vice Marshal SK Pathirana, the Fire and Rescue Service of the Sri Lanka Air Force...
WO's and SNCO's of Guwanpura hold First Ever Family Get-Together

WO's and SNCO's of Guwanpura hold First Ever Family Get-Together
10:33am on Tuesday 18th September 2018

The Warrant Officers and Senior Non-Commissioned Officers residing at the Guwanpura Married Quarters held their first ever Get- Together at the Married Quarters premises...
Air Rover Scout Badge Awarding Ceremony At SLAF Station Katukurunda

Air Rover Scout Badge Awarding Ceremony At SLAF Station Katukurunda
4:47pm on Monday 17th September 2018

The membership badges for 13 newly enlisted Air Rover Scouts were awarded at SLAF Station Katukurunda yesterday (16 September 2018)....
MINUSCA 4th Contingent Medal Parade and Deputy Chief of staff’s Visit to Central African Republic

MINUSCA 4th Contingent Medal Parade and Deputy Chief of staff’s Visit to Central African Republic
3:42pm on Monday 17th September 2018

The 4th contingent of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit MINUSCA achieved another significant milestone on 12th September 2018 when it held its Medal Parade...
Crown and Bridge Workshop at Dental Hospital SLAF Colombo

Crown and Bridge Workshop at Dental Hospital SLAF Colombo
3:53pm on Friday 14th September 2018

“Crown and Bridge Work” is a very current and technologically advanced facet in the field of Dentistry. A hands on workshop on Crown and bridge...
Batticaloa and Morawewa Emerge Joint Champions of Inter Unit Archery for 2018

Batticaloa and Morawewa Emerge Joint Champions of Inter Unit Archery for 2018
3:50pm on Friday 14th September 2018

SLAF Station Batticaloa and SLAF Station Morawewa emerged Joint Champions in the Men's category while SLAF Station Batticaloa emerged as Women's...
Inter Unit Taekwondo Championship 2018

Inter Unit Taekwondo Championship 2018
3:57pm on Thursday 13th September 2018

The No 26 Regiment Wing at SLAF Base Katunayake emerged as the Men’s and Women’s Champions at the Inter Unit Taekwondo...
Cradle Operation Exercise in South Sudan

Cradle Operation Exercise in South Sudan
3:32pm on Thursday 13th September 2018

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan carried out their maiden “Cradle Operation” with the help of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit on 11 September 2018....
Commander attends Asia-Pacific Chiefs of Defence Conference in Hawaii

Commander attends Asia-Pacific Chiefs of Defence Conference in Hawaii
9:25am on Wednesday 12th September 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy attended for the Conference of Chiefs of Defence from across the Asia-Pacific region held in Honolulu, Hawaii from 10 to 12 September ...
Asian Netball Champions Led by SLAF Player Returns to Sri Lanka

Asian Netball Champions Led by SLAF Player Returns to Sri Lanka
2:06pm on Tuesday 11th September 2018

The Champions of the Asian Netball Championship 2018, the national netball team of Sri Lanka, arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport today after a victorious tournament in Singapore....
Colombo and CTS Diyatalawa Win Men’s and Women’s Inter Unit Rugby Championship 2018

Colombo and CTS Diyatalawa Win Men’s and Women’s Inter Unit Rugby Championship 2018
9:50am on Tuesday 11th September 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Colombo won the Men’s Inter Unit Rugby Championship 2018 by defeating SLAF Base Ratmalana 24 to 13 in the finals concluded at SLAF Base Ratmalana yesterday (10 Septem...
SLAF Women Win Defence Services Judo Championship 2018

SLAF Women Win Defence Services Judo Championship 2018
7:04pm on Sunday 9th September 2018

10th Defence Services Judo Championship was held at Welisara Naval Base yesterday (8 September 2018)....
The Parent’s Day of No 166 Airmen and No 36 Airwomen Intakes

The Parent’s Day of No 166 Airmen and No 36 Airwomen Intakes
10:00pm on Saturday 8th September 2018

The Parent’s Day of No 166 Airmen and No 36 Airwomen Intakes was held at SLAF TTS EKALA Today (8 September 2018) after completion of their English and Tamil Intensive Course....
SLAF Station Morawewa and SLAF Academy China Bay emerge Men's and Women's Handball Champions for 2018

SLAF Station Morawewa and SLAF Academy China Bay emerge Men's and Women's Handball Champions for 2018
9:37pm on Friday 7th September 2018

SLAF Station Morawewa and SLAF Academy China Bay emerged as Men's and Women's Champions at the Inter Unit Handball Championship 2018 held today (07 September 2018) at the Air Force Health Manageme...
Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Base Anuradhapura

Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Base Anuradhapura
9:28pm on Friday 7th September 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Commander’s Inspection at Sri Lanka Air Force Base Anuradhapura today (07th Sep 2018)....
SLAF Win Sport Exchange Programme Volleyball Tournament in Bangladesh

SLAF Win Sport Exchange Programme Volleyball Tournament in Bangladesh
1:47pm on Friday 7th September 2018

SLAF Men’s Volleyball Team won the Sport Exchange Friendly Volleyball Tournament which was concluded yesterday (06 Sep 2018) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, defeating the Bangladesh Air Force Team 2-0....
Russian Defence Attache calls on the Commander

Russian Defence Attache calls on the Commander
3:16pm on Thursday 6th September 2018

The new Military, Air and Naval Attaché to the Embassy of the Russian Federation, Colonel Denis I. Shkoda paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy at ...
Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association Donates Two Fire Engines to the SLAF

Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association Donates Two Fire Engines to the SLAF
3:36pm on Wednesday 5th September 2018

The Japan - Sri Lanka Friendship Association donated two fire engines to Sri Lanka at the President’s Official Residence, this morning (5 September 2018)....
Black Eagles Sink Top Floor Eagles to clinch the First Ever CPL T-10 Cricket Title

Black Eagles Sink Top Floor Eagles to clinch the First Ever CPL T-10 Cricket Title
11:46am on Tuesday 4th September 2018

The Colombo Premier League -2018 (CPL T-10) Cricket Tournament, the first of its kind in the history of the Sri Lanka Air Force, was organized by the SLAF Station Colombo from 27 August to 03 Sept...
SLAF Players Represent Sri Lanka at Carrom World Cup 2018

SLAF Players Represent Sri Lanka at Carrom World Cup 2018
11:42am on Tuesday 4th September 2018

Leading Aircraftman Perera BUC, Leading Aircraftwoman  Rahubaddha RKY and Leading Aircraftwoman Liyanage CL were in the National Carom...
NCO Management School Completes 18 Years of Service

NCO Management School Completes 18 Years of Service
8:58am on Monday 3rd September 2018

The Non Commission Officers’ Management School at SLAF Academy China Bay celebrated its 18th Anniversary on 01st September 2018...
No 2 Heavy Transport Squadron: 61 Years of Service to the Nation

No 2 Heavy Transport Squadron: 61 Years of Service to the Nation
8:46am on Monday 3rd September 2018

No 2 Squadron celebrated its 61st anniversary on 1 September 2018. The Squadron was established on 1 September 1957 at Katunayaka as No 2 Wing with Flight Lieutenant PH Mendis as its first Command...
All-night 'Pirith Chanting' Ceremony SLAF Station Sigiriya

All-night 'Pirith Chanting' Ceremony SLAF Station Sigiriya
8:33am on Monday 3rd September 2018

An all-night 'Pirith Chanting' Ceremony to commemorate personnel of the SLAF who made the supreme sacrifice or are missing in action...
Change Of Command at SLAF Station Mirigama

Change Of Command at SLAF Station Mirigama
8:23am on Monday 3rd September 2018

The outgoing Commanding Officer of  Sri Lanka Air Force Station Mirigama, Wing Commander Lasantha Dahanayake ceremonially handed over...
Air Force Volleyball Team Visits Bangladesh

Air Force Volleyball Team Visits Bangladesh
8:08am on Monday 3rd September 2018

A 15 member Air Force Volleyball team will visit Bangladesh to participate in a friendly volleyball tournament with Bangladesh Air Force under the Sport Exchange Programme from 03 to 09 Sep 2018....
Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
3:35pm on Thursday 30th August 2018

The Monthly Dharma Deshana programme was held on 29 August 2018 at Air Force Headquarters, presided over by Ven. Kirioruwe Dhammananda Thero....
Catering Assistants and Ground Stewards Complete Advanced Training at Hospitality Management School, SLAF Station, Sigiariya

Catering Assistants and Ground Stewards Complete Advanced Training at Hospitality Management School, SLAF Station, Sigiariya
4:03pm on Wednesday 29th August 2018

Under the direction of the Director of Logistics of SLAF, Air Vice Marshal HMSKB Kotakadeniya and under the supervision of the Commanding...
SLAF Sports Men and Women Honored at Air Force Colors Night 2018

SLAF Sports Men and Women Honored at Air Force Colors Night 2018
8:03pm on Tuesday 28th August 2018

The Air Force Colours Night 2018, was held today (28 August 2018) at a gala ceremony at the Eagle's Lakeside Banquet and Convention Hall. The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampa...
A Delegation of Indian NDC Visits Air Force Headquarters

A Delegation of Indian NDC Visits Air Force Headquarters
3:37pm on Tuesday 28th August 2018

A 14 -member delegation of Indian National Defence College (NDC) visited the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters today (28 August 2018). ...
SLAF Donates 1 Million to Heart to Heart Trust Fund

SLAF Donates 1 Million to Heart to Heart Trust Fund
11:35am on Monday 27th August 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy handed over a donation of 1 Million Rupees to the Heart to Heart Trust Fund today (27 August 2018) at Air Force Headquarters....
Special Donation Programme by Seva Vanitha Unit

Special Donation Programme by Seva Vanitha Unit
3:37pm on Monday 20th August 2018

Taking into consideration numerous requests made by servicemen and civil personnel, the Commander of Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy...
Exercise 'Pacific Angel' 18-4 Successfully Concluded at Vavuniya

Exercise 'Pacific Angel' 18-4 Successfully Concluded at Vavuniya
3:10pm on Monday 20th August 2018

‘EXERCISE PACIFIC ANGEL’ the joint/combined humanitarian assistance mission sponsored by US Pacific Command (USPACOM) designed...
Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association Donates an Ambulance and Fire Vehicle to The SLAF

Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association Donates an Ambulance and Fire Vehicle to The SLAF
3:07pm on Monday 20th August 2018

The Mino Ono Lions Club of Japan handed over a Nissan Ambulance and a Fire Vehicle to the SLAF at a ceremony held at AFHQ today (20 August 2018)....
The Flying Instructors’ Workshop 2018

The Flying Instructors’ Workshop 2018
3:05pm on Monday 20th August 2018

The Flying Instructors’ Workshop 2018 commenced as per the initiative of the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy...
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