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Large Crowds Flock to Weerawila on the Second Day of 'Mini Air Tattoo 2018'

Large Crowds Flock to Weerawila on the Second Day of 'Mini Air Tattoo 2018'
9:30am on Sunday 22nd July 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force Mini Air Tattoo 2018, the air show and the educational exhibition at SLAF Station Weerawila continued for the second day when it opened free of charge to the public at 1400 hrs...
SLAF Shines at 43rd National Karate Championship 2018

SLAF Shines at 43rd National Karate Championship 2018
9:03am on Sunday 22nd July 2018

43rd National Karate Championship which is conducted by Sri Lanka Karate Do Federation was held at Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium on 20th July 2018....
SLAF Participates for the International First Sergeants Symposium in USA for the First Time

SLAF Participates for the International First Sergeants Symposium in USA for the First Time
8:48am on Sunday 22nd July 2018

The Command Master Warrant Officer (CMWO) of the SLAF, Master Warrant Officer GGM Ranjith Kumara and Flight Sergeant Pathirana PPDA from the CMWO’s office participated...
Mini Tattoo Weerawila Declared Open by the Commander

Mini Tattoo Weerawila Declared Open by the Commander
2:34pm on Friday 20th July 2018

Sri Lanka Air Force Mini Tattoo 2018, the air show and the educational exhibition was declared open by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy today (20th July 2018) ...
3 SLAF Shooters in National Squad for FEA Hand Gun Championship 2018

3 SLAF Shooters in National Squad for FEA Hand Gun Championship 2018
9:56am on Thursday 19th July 2018

Three SLAF Shooters have been selected to the National Squad to represent the Country at the Far East Asia Games which will be held in Pataya, Thailand during September 2018....
Best Web Awards 2018

Best Web Awards 2018
9:45pm on Wednesday 18th July 2018

The official website Sri Lanka Air Force, “www.airforce.lk” won the Gold Award in the Government Category at the Best Web Competition 2018 at a ceremony held at the Hotel Galadari, Colombo yes...
Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
9:12pm on Wednesday 18th July 2018

A Dharma Deshana programme presided over by venerable Thiththagalle Anandasiri Thero was held at SLAF Headquarters on 18 July 2018. Director Training, Air Vice Marshal WMKSP Weerasinghe, Director ...
Sri Lanka Air Force Fifth Finishing School Programme

Sri Lanka Air Force Fifth Finishing School Programme
9:14am on Wednesday 18th July 2018

The Fifth course of the Finishing School Programme will be commencing in mid - September 2018....
Commander Attends RAF Centenary Celebrations and CAS’s Air Power Conference

Commander Attends RAF Centenary Celebrations and CAS’s Air Power Conference
9:21pm on Sunday 15th July 2018

The Royal Air Force completed 100 Years of service on the 1st of April 2018. The RAF celebrated its 100 years of operation 100 days after the actual 100th birthday...
Inter Unit Power Lifting Championship 2018

Inter Unit Power Lifting Championship 2018
2:28pm on Saturday 14th July 2018

Regiment Wing at SLAF Base Katunayake emerged as the Men’s Champions while SLAF Academy Cby emerged as the Women's Champions at the Inter Unit Power Lifting Championship 2018 which was concluded...
SLAF Men and Women Win Defence Services Water Polo Title

SLAF Men and Women Win Defence Services Water Polo Title
2:16pm on Saturday 14th July 2018

The 10th Defence Services Swimming and Water Polo Championship 2018 organised by the SLAF was held from 5th to 13th July 2018 at Aquatic Sports Complex SLAF Base Ratmalana....
SLAF Wins the Sports Exchange Programme Friendly Soccer Tournament

SLAF Wins the Sports Exchange Programme Friendly Soccer Tournament
5:25pm on Friday 13th July 2018

The SLAF Men’s Soccer Team won the Sports Exchange Programme Friendly Soccer Tournament which was concluded yesterday at the Soccer and Hockey Ground Complex at SLAF Trade Training School, Ekala...
SLAF Men and Women Win Defence Services Beach Volleyball Championship 2018

SLAF Men and Women Win Defence Services Beach Volleyball Championship 2018
4:17pm on Friday 13th July 2018

SLAF Men’s and Women’s Beach Volleyball teams emerged as Champions of the Defence Services Beach Volleyball Championship 2018....
SLAF Women Win 10th DSG Carrom Championship 2018

SLAF Women Win 10th DSG Carrom Championship 2018
3:16pm on Thursday 12th July 2018

SLAF Women's Carrom Team emerged as champions at the 10th Defence Services Games defeating the SL Army in the finals while the SLAF Men's Team emerged as runners up....
Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Sigiriya

Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Station Sigiriya
7:21pm on Saturday 7th July 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Commander’s Inspection at Sri Lanka Air Force Station Sigiriya today (07th July 2018)....
Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda

Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda
7:21pm on Saturday 7th July 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Commander’s inspection at Sri Lanka Air Force Base Hingurakgoda today (07th July 2018)....
Bangladesh Air Force Soccer Team Visits to Sri Lanka for the First Time

Bangladesh Air Force Soccer Team Visits to Sri Lanka for the First Time
7:16pm on Saturday 7th July 2018

A 21 member Soccer Team from Bangladesh Air Force arrived at BIA today (07 July 2018) to participate in a friendly Soccer Tournament with their SLAF counterparts under the Sports Exchange Programm...
4th Batch Of Ladies Pass Out from SLAF Finishing School

4th Batch Of Ladies Pass Out from SLAF Finishing School
6:35pm on Saturday 7th July 2018

The Closing Ceremony of the 4th batch of the Finishing School was held at Helitours Training Centre SLAF Trade Training School Ekala today (07 July 2018). Mrs. Anoma Jayampathy, the Chairperson of...
Certificate Awarding Ceremony Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Courses

Certificate Awarding Ceremony Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Courses
6:35pm on Saturday 7th July 2018

The NCO Management School of Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay held its No.3 English Medium and No.74 Sinhala Medium...
SLAF Men and Women Win Defence Services Taekwondo Championship 2018

SLAF Men and Women Win Defence Services Taekwondo Championship 2018
6:25pm on Saturday 7th July 2018

SLAF     Men and women’s teams bagged the 2018 Taekwondo championship with 09 gold medals....
Defence Attaché for Israel Calls on Commander

Defence Attaché for Israel Calls on Commander
4:30pm on Thursday 5th July 2018

The outgoing Defence and Armed Forces Attaché of the Embassy of Israel in Bangkok, Mr. Dan Carmel made a farewell call on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy at Air Force He...
Annual ‘Pirith Chanting’ Ceremony of SLAF

Annual ‘Pirith Chanting’ Ceremony of SLAF
3:57pm on Wednesday 4th July 2018

The Annual all-night ‘Pirith Chanting’ Ceremony to commemorate personnel of the SLAF who made the supreme sacrifice or, are missing in action during active service and to invoke blessings on t...
Awarding of Loadmaster Brevets

Awarding of Loadmaster Brevets
3:57pm on Wednesday 4th July 2018

Two Officers and two Airmen received their Loadmaster Brevets from the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, today (04 July 2018)....
SLAF War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2018

SLAF War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2018
9:27pm on Tuesday 3rd July 2018

“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years contemn.  At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them.” Laurence...
Zimbabwe NDU Delegation Visits Air Force Headquarters

Zimbabwe NDU Delegation Visits Air Force Headquarters
4:55pm on Tuesday 3rd July 2018

A 23-member delegation from the Zimbabwe National Defence University comprising of Senior Officers of Tri-Services who are currently on their Overseas Study Tour to Sri Lanka, paid a visit to Air ...
'airforce.lk' Wins Gold for Best Web Site in the Government Category

'airforce.lk' Wins Gold for Best Web Site in the Government Category
1:27pm on Tuesday 3rd July 2018

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) official website, “www.airforce.lk” won the Gold Award in the Government Category of the Best Web Competition 2018...
SLAF Soccer and Hockey Ground Complex Declared Open by Commander

SLAF Soccer and Hockey Ground Complex Declared Open by Commander
11:32pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy declared open the newly constructed Soccer and the Hockey Ground Complex at SLAF Trade Training School, Ekala today (02 July 2018)....
SLAF Station BIA Wins Inter Unit Baseball Tournament- 2018

SLAF Station BIA Wins Inter Unit Baseball Tournament- 2018
11:18pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

Baseball Inter Unit Championship Tournament was conducted at the SLAF Trade Training School Ekala from 18 June 2018 to 02 July 2018....
Handing over of 5th & 6th Houses Under the 'Commanders Housing Project'

Handing over of 5th & 6th Houses Under the 'Commanders Housing Project'
11:17pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

Today (02 July 2018), the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy handed over the Fifth and Sixth Houses...
Defence Services Cricket Championship – 2018

Defence Services Cricket Championship – 2018
11:16pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

The SLAF Cricketers, both Men’s and Women’s Teams excelled at the Defence Services Cricket Championship – 2018...
“SLAF Doctrine” Launched by Commander at AFHQ

“SLAF Doctrine” Launched by Commander at AFHQ
2:15pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

A vital and long outstanding requirement was fulfilled when the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy officially launched the “SLAF Doctrine” today (02 June 2018) at AFHQ....
SLAF Hospital Colombo Celebrates Its 4th Anniversary

SLAF Hospital Colombo Celebrates Its 4th Anniversary
12:58pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

The 4th formation day celebration of SLAF hospital Colombo began with a parade reviewed by Commanding Officer, Group Captain PAV Padmaperuma. ...
ADC&CC Celebrates 12 Years of Service

ADC&CC Celebrates 12 Years of Service
12:35pm on Monday 2nd July 2018

The Air Defence Command and Control Centre at SLAF Station Mirigama celebrated its 12th Anniversary on 1st July 2018....
SLAF Piduruthalagala Appreciated in the News

SLAF Piduruthalagala Appreciated in the News
9:47am on Saturday 30th June 2018

The Importance of the Radar Station at SLAF Piduruthalagala was emphasized by Neth FM 0625 News (FM 95 & 94.8) this morning as reported by Hemantha Kahawalage....
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