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A Delegation of Oman NDC Visits Air Force Headquarters

A Delegation of Oman NDC Visits Air Force Headquarters
10:00pm on Wednesday 22nd March 2017

A 17-member delegation of the Oman National Defence College - 2017 comprising senior Officers of Tri-Services from Oman who are currently on their Overseas  Study Tour to Sri Lanka, paid a vi...
Dengue prevention programme at Kinniya

Dengue prevention programme at Kinniya
4:16pm on Wednesday 22nd March 2017

With the Dengue epidemic spreading rapidly in the Kinniya area of the Trincomalle District, the SLAF Academy has intiated a Special Dengue prevention programme to identify and address potential ...
TTS Ekala Felicitates Excellence Award Winner

TTS Ekala Felicitates Excellence Award Winner
2:34pm on Wednesday 22nd March 2017

The SLAF Trade Training School Ekala felicitated the 2016 Excellence award winner F/Sgt Jayaweera in a ceremony arranged at TTS auditorium recently....
32nd and 33rd Basic Airborne Courses Passing Out Parade at SLAF Ampara

32nd and 33rd Basic Airborne Courses Passing Out Parade at SLAF Ampara
3:22pm on Monday 20th March 2017

The passing out parade of the 32nd and 33rd Basic Airborne men's and women's Courses, No 7 Basic Freefall Course and Parachute Instructor Course (China) was held at the Drop Zone, Sri Lanka Air Fo...
Medal Awarding Ceremony of Sri Lanka Aviation Contingent - UNMISS

Medal Awarding Ceremony of Sri Lanka Aviation Contingent - UNMISS
3:03pm on Monday 20th March 2017

The 2nd contingent of Sri Lanka Aviation Unit of United Nations’ Mission In South Sudan (UNMISS) passed another milestone in its successful journey and held the UN Peace Keeping Medal awarding c...
SLCOMM Scientific Sessions

SLCOMM Scientific Sessions
2:32pm on Friday 17th March 2017

The inauguration of the first-ever milestone Induction Session of the one-year old Sri Lanka College of Military Medicine (SLCOMM)...
No 6 Squadron Celebrtaes its 24th Anniversary

No 6 Squadron Celebrtaes its 24th Anniversary
1:40pm on Friday 17th March 2017

No 6 Squadron SLAF Base Anuradhapura celebrated their 24th anniversary on 15th March 2017 giving prominence to a series of social and religious activities....
Academy Hospital at SLAF Academy China Bay Celebrataes its 6th Anniversary

Academy Hospital at SLAF Academy China Bay Celebrataes its 6th Anniversary
1:38pm on Friday 17th March 2017

The Academy hospital at SLAF Academy China Bay celebrated its 6th anniversary (Formation day) on 14 March 2017....
No 01 ADRS Celebrates its 11th Anniversary

No 01 ADRS Celebrates its 11th Anniversary
1:37pm on Friday 17th March 2017

No 01 Air Defence Radar Squadron (ADRS) celebrated their 11th Anniversary on 15 March 2017 with an all rank lunch and a cricket tournament with the participation of all service and civil personnel...
Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
9:13am on Thursday 16th March 2017

A Dharma Deshana programme presided over by Ven. Ambagamuwe  Sanwutha Thero was held at SLAF Headquarters on 15 March 2017....
IT Wing SLAF Base Ratmalana Celebrates 4th Anniversary

IT Wing SLAF Base Ratmalana Celebrates 4th Anniversary
3:00pm on Sunday 12th March 2017

Information Technology Wing SLAF Base Ratmalana celebrated their 4th anniversary on 11th March 2017 giving prominence to social and religious activities. ...
No. 2 ADRS Celebrates Its 11th Anniversary

No. 2 ADRS Celebrates Its 11th Anniversary
2:49pm on Sunday 12th March 2017

The No. 02 Air Defence Radar Squadron SLAF Base Vna Celebrated its 11th Anniversary on 10th March 2017 giving prominence to social and religious activities....
Annual Commander's Inspection of Sri Lanka Air Force Station, Palaly

Annual Commander's Inspection of Sri Lanka Air Force Station, Palaly
11:59pm on Friday 10th March 2017

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, conducted the Annual AOCs Inspection of SLAF Station Palaly on 10 March 2017....
2nd SFKF Open Karate Championship Sri Lanka Friends Cup 2017

2nd SFKF Open Karate Championship Sri Lanka Friends Cup 2017
3:00pm on Friday 10th March 2017

The SLAF Karate Pool participated in the 2nd SFKF Open Karate Championship Sri Lanka Friends Cup 2017 which was held on 04 Mar 2017 at Elbert Peiris Indoor Stadium....
International Women’s Day Celebration with Spiritual Musical Event

International Women’s Day Celebration with Spiritual Musical Event
6:09pm on Thursday 9th March 2017

Introducing yet another novel concept, a Spiritual Musical Event by Brother Charles Thomas organized by the Sri Lanka Air force Seva Vanitha unit was held at the Defence Services College Auditoriu...
House warming ceremony

House warming ceremony
10:34am on Thursday 9th March 2017

The house warming ceremony of 25347 Corporal Munasinghe AIJ was held under the patronage of the Commanding Officer SLAF Station Sigiriya Group Captain LHN Jayatilake at Ganethenna, Mawanella on 08...
Excellence Awards 2016

Excellence Awards 2016
9:21am on Wednesday 8th March 2017

“Excellence is not a skill, it is an attitude!” Said Ralph Marston.  In the Air Force we strive constantly and persistently for excellence in the hope and expectation that in doing so we ...
Fresh Batch of Officers Joined the Officer Core

Fresh Batch of Officers Joined the Officer Core
1:10pm on Monday 6th March 2017

Nineteen Officers comprising of eleven Flight Lieutenants, three flying officers, and five pilot officers joined the Air Force Officer Core on 02 March 2017...
Racing to the Finish Line “Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017”

Racing to the Finish Line “Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017”
8:52am on Monday 6th March 2017

“Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017” was held for the 18th consecutive year, coinciding with the 66th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force....
State Minister of Defence Visits SLAF 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo

State Minister of Defence Visits SLAF 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo
7:12am on Monday 6th March 2017

State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene visited the final day of Sri Lanka Air Force 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo -2017, the air show and exhibition at SLAF Base Ratmalana today...
President Visits SLAF 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo

President Visits SLAF 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo
8:06pm on Saturday 4th March 2017

HE the President Maithripala Sirisena visited the 2nd day of Sri Lanka Air Force 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo -2017, the air show and exhibition at SLAF Base Ratmalana today (04 March 20...
2nd Leg of Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017

2nd Leg of Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017
7:44pm on Saturday 4th March 2017

The 02nd day of Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya ended today in front of the SLAF Base Vavuniya. The Commanding Officer Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palavi, Wing commander LDRP Gunawardana flagged off ...
SLAF 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo -2017 Starts With a Success

SLAF 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo -2017 Starts With a Success
8:51pm on Friday 3rd March 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force 66th Anniversary Exhibition and Tattoo -2017, the air show and the educational exhibition was declared...
The Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017  Flagged Off

The Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017 Flagged Off
11:40am on Friday 3rd March 2017

The Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya 2017 was flagged off by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy this morning in front of SLAF Headquarters....
SLAF Celebrates 66th Anniversary

SLAF Celebrates 66th Anniversary
5:08pm on Thursday 2nd March 2017

The 66th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force was celebrated on 02 March 2017 by all SLAF establishments....
“Marians Unplugged” With Athma, Umariya and Amal

“Marians Unplugged” With Athma, Umariya and Amal
6:50pm on Monday 27th February 2017

“Marians Unplugged”, an evening of entertainment organised by the Sri Lanka Air Force Seva Vanitha Unit was held on 26th February 2017 at Eagles’ Lake Side Banquet & Convention Hall Atti...
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...
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