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The SLAF Men’s Soccer Team Returns Home After Friendly Tour in Pakistan

The SLAF Men’s Soccer Team Returns Home After Friendly Tour in Pakistan
11:16am on Friday 24th February 2017

The SLAF Men’s Soccer Team returned to the Island on 23 February 2017 after completion of a week’s tour in Pakistan under SLAF- PAF Sport exchange programme....
National Basketball Championship 2017

National Basketball Championship 2017
11:03am on Friday 24th February 2017

Air Force men's basketball team won the National basketball title after 30 years beating Colombo district basketball team by 80-64 in the grand finale on 22nd Feb 2017. ...
Renovated BT/ Sri Murugan Tamil School Declared Opens

Renovated BT/ Sri Murugan Tamil School Declared Opens
9:41am on Thursday 23rd February 2017

In line with the celebration of 66 Air Force Anniversary, Sri Lanka Air Force Station Batticaloa  carried out a renovation task at Sri Murugan Tamil School Batticaloa. ...
Administration and Management Development Module for Commanding Officers

Administration and Management Development Module for Commanding Officers
8:03am on Thursday 23rd February 2017

The No 09 Administrative and Management performance Development Module for Commanding Officers commenced on 15 February 2017 at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay and concluded on 17 February 2...
The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run 2017

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run 2017
4:47pm on Saturday 18th February 2017

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run was flagged off at the Galle Face green on 18 February 2017....
Indian Defence Attaché calls on the Commander of the SLAF

Indian Defence Attaché calls on the Commander of the SLAF
11:08am on Saturday 18th February 2017

The Defence Attaché of India, Captain Ashok Rao, paid a visit to Air Force Headquarters today(16 February 2017) and met with Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy....
Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
9:23am on Thursday 16th February 2017

A Dharma Deshana programme presided over by Ven. Mirahawatte Pannasiri Thero was held at SLAF Headquarters on 15 February 2017....
Ambassador of Brazil calls on Commander of the SLAF

Ambassador of Brazil calls on Commander of the SLAF
8:39am on Thursday 16th February 2017

 The Ambassador of Brazil to Sri Lanka, Her Excellency Elizabeth Sophie Mazzella di Bosco Balsa paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy...
Air Force Beat Army in the Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament

Air Force Beat Army in the Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament
10:11am on Monday 13th February 2017

The Sri Lanka Air Force rugby team triumphed over Army,43 - 26 in the Dialog ‘A’ division inter-club league rugby second round match played at CR grounds, Colombo yesterday (12 February 2017)....
Handing Over of 19th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House

Handing Over of 19th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House
6:26pm on Monday 6th February 2017

A new house constructed under the "Guwan Lak Sevana” Housing Project launched by Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit was handed over to 19106 F/Sgt Panangala RC....
National Sports and Physical Fitness Promotion Week - 2017

National Sports and Physical Fitness Promotion Week - 2017
5:46pm on Monday 6th February 2017

Sri Lanka has declared the week from 06th February to 12th February as the ‘National Sports and Physical Fitness Promotion...
Sri Lanka Air Force Joins in the 69th Independence Day Celebrations

Sri Lanka Air Force Joins in the 69th Independence Day Celebrations
3:46pm on Saturday 4th February 2017

As thousands of national flags fluttered in the breeze all around, the 69th National Independence day of Sri Lanka was celebrated with parades and pageants at Galle Face Green on 4th February 2017...
No 02 Supply & Maintenance Depot Celebrated its 20th Formation Day

No 02 Supply & Maintenance Depot Celebrated its 20th Formation Day
6:18am on Saturday 4th February 2017

No 02 Supply & Maintenance Depot SLAF Base Hingurakgoda Celebrated its 20th Formation Day on 01st February 2017....
69th Independence Day Parade Rehearsals

69th Independence Day Parade Rehearsals
10:27am on Thursday 2nd February 2017

The 69th Independence Day parade, where Sri Lanka commemorates the successful outcome for the valiant struggle for freedom from colonial powers will take place at the Galle Face greens on 4 Februa...
Handing Over of 18th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House

Handing Over of 18th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House
4:50pm on Monday 30th January 2017

A new house constructed under the "Guwan Lak Sevana” Housing Project launched by Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit was donated to 16922 WO APN Karunarathne. ...
1st Kandy Sixes Hockey  Tournament 2017

1st Kandy Sixes Hockey Tournament 2017
4:49pm on Monday 30th January 2017

SLAF Men’s and Women’s Hockey teams won the championship in the 1st Kandy sixes Hockey Tournament 2017 held at Peradeniya University Grounds from 28 to 29 Jan 2017 which was organized by the K...
Visit to Ward no. 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital

Visit to Ward no. 3 of Mulleriyawa Hospital
6:54pm on Friday 27th January 2017

Seva Vanitha Unit of Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters organized a visit to ward No. 03 of Mulleriyawa Hospital on 27 January 2017. ...
SLAF Station BIA Celebrates its 19th Formation Day

SLAF Station BIA Celebrates its 19th Formation Day
6:50pm on Friday 27th January 2017

Sri Lanka Air force Station BIA celebrated its 19th formation day on 26th January 17. To mark the occasion, personnel of the Station carried out a shramadana campaign at Unnaruwa children home on ...
Inaugural Sumo National Championship

Inaugural Sumo National Championship
6:47pm on Friday 27th January 2017

SLAF Men's Sumo team won the overall championship jointly with SL Navy and SLAF  women’s team won overall championship at the 1st  Sumo National Championship held in YMCA Colombo held ...
Intensive Care Unit at SLAF Hospital Colombo

Intensive Care Unit at SLAF Hospital Colombo
6:37pm on Friday 27th January 2017

The SLAF achieved another significant milestone in its history on 22 Jan 17 by initiating the functioning of the intensive Care Unit at SLAF Hospital Colombo....
Handing Over of 17th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House

Handing Over of 17th ‘Guwan Lak Sevana’ House
5:02pm on Monday 23rd January 2017

The 17th house constructed under the "Guwan Lak Sevana” Housing Project launched by the Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit was handed over to 19682 Sergeant Priyantha MK today (23 January 201...
Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at the Grade 5 Examination 2016

Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at the Grade 5 Examination 2016
10:16am on Saturday 21st January 2017

In keeping with a concept of recognizing academic achievements of children of SLAF personnel and civilians employed in the SLAF, the SLAF Seva Vanitha...
Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
6:18pm on Thursday 19th January 2017

A Dharma Deshana programme presided by venerable Thiththagalle Anandasiri Thero was held at SLAF Headquarters on 18 January 2017. Director Welfare Air Commodore WMKSP Weerasinghe, Senior Officers,...
All Island Tug of War Championship 2017

All Island Tug of War Championship 2017
6:14pm on Thursday 19th January 2017

The SLAF men's Tug of War team emerged Champions at the All Island Tug of War Championship 2017 defeating Sri Lanka Army men's team, on 15 January 2017 at Gnanissara College Dharga Town Aluthgama....
SLAF Felicitates its Sportsmen and Women

SLAF Felicitates its Sportsmen and Women
6:03pm on Thursday 19th January 2017

Eighty Eight sports stars who have brought honour and fame to the Sri Lanka Air Force with their performances were felicitated by the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayama...
Japan Donates a Fire Engine to SLAF

Japan Donates a Fire Engine to SLAF
4:58pm on Monday 16th January 2017

The ceremony of handing over the " Hazmat Fire Engine " to the Sri Lanka Air Force through Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association was held at AFHQ today(16 Jan 2017)....
The Commander's  Cup - 2017

The Commander's Cup - 2017
11:52am on Sunday 15th January 2017

The Sri Lanka Air Force and the Eagles’ Golf Links hosted the Commander’s Cup - 2017 Annual Golf Tournament , which was concluded on 14 January 2017 in the picturesque settings of China Bay, c...
Air Force Beat Police in the Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament

Air Force Beat Police in the Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament
1:50pm on Saturday 14th January 2017

The Sri Lanka Air Force rugby team triumphed over Police SC, 15 - 13 on 13 January 2017 in the Dialog ‘A’ division inter-club league rugby second round match played at Air Force grounds, Ratma...
Commissioning & Passing Out Parade at SLAF Academy China Bay

Commissioning & Passing Out Parade at SLAF Academy China Bay
4:29pm on Friday 13th January 2017

His Excellency the President, minister of Defence and Commander in Chief of the Armed forces of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena urged those starting their caree...
Children's Party SLAF Colombo

Children's Party SLAF Colombo
3:53pm on Tuesday 10th January 2017

The Children's party of Sri Lanka Air Force Station Colombo was held on 07 January 2017.  A large number of Air Force Personnel serving at SLAF Station Colombo and Air Force Head Quarters and...
SLAF Station Piduruthalagala celebrates its 07th anniversary

SLAF Station Piduruthalagala celebrates its 07th anniversary
10:52am on Tuesday 10th January 2017

Commencing the formation day, a preaching programme was conducted at the station temple premises on 05th January 2017 with the participation of the Commanding Officer Wing Commander MC Peiris, Off...
Chinese Defence Attaché Calls on Commander of the Air Force

Chinese Defence Attaché Calls on Commander of the Air Force
5:27pm on Wednesday 4th January 2017

The new Defence Attaché  of the Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, Senior Colonel Xu Jianwei called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy today (04 January 2017) at AFHQ...
No. 53 Junior Command and Staff Course Commences

No. 53 Junior Command and Staff Course Commences
5:26pm on Wednesday 4th January 2017

The No. 53 Junior Commanders Course commenced on 2 Jan 2017 at the Junior Command and Staff College, Sri Lanka Air Force Academy, China Bay....
Annual  Pirith Ceremony at SLAF Base Katunayake

Annual Pirith Ceremony at SLAF Base Katunayake
4:58pm on Tuesday 3rd January 2017

The annual Pinkama at SLAF Base Katunayaka was held on 30 December 2016 followed by an almsgiving for 53 members of the Venerable Maha Sangha on 31 December 2016 at the SLAF Base Katunayake....
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