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Indian Air Force Chief meets State Minister and Defence Secretary

Indian Air Force Chief meets State Minister and Defence Secretary
7:15pm on Monday 11th December 2017

The visiting Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa called on the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene...
Floral Tribute from Visiting Indian Air Chief

Floral Tribute from Visiting Indian Air Chief
1:35pm on Monday 11th December 2017

The visiting Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa paid a floral tribute to the...
Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force Calls on the Commander

Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force Calls on the Commander
1:03pm on Monday 11th December 2017

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force called on the Commander of the Air Force...
Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force Arrives in Sri Lanka

Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force Arrives in Sri Lanka
11:29am on Monday 11th December 2017

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, the Chief of the Air Staff of  the Indian Air Force arrived in Sri Lanka today (10 December 2017). ...
New Holiday Home Complex for SLAF Retired Officers

New Holiday Home Complex for SLAF Retired Officers
9:00am on Monday 11th December 2017

Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy declared open the newly constructed Retired Officers` Holiday Home Complex at...
Commander Attends Nalanda College Junior Old Boys Association Annual Sports Day

Commander Attends Nalanda College Junior Old Boys Association Annual Sports Day
8:10pm on Saturday 9th December 2017

The Annual Sports Day of Nalanda College Junior Old Boys Association was held today (09th December 2017) at the Air Force Grounds, Colombo from 8.30 am onwards. ...
Christmas Carols 2017 Organized by Seva Vanitha Unit

Christmas Carols 2017 Organized by Seva Vanitha Unit
10:32pm on Friday 8th December 2017

Air Force Christmas Carols 2017, organized and presented by the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Sri Lanka Air Force was held at the Defence Services School...
Inter Unit Elle Championships 2017

Inter Unit Elle Championships 2017
9:47am on Wednesday 6th December 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force Base Katunayake emerged men's and women's champions while SLAF TTS Ekala became men's and women's...
Commander of the Air Force Addresses the DSCSC

Commander of the Air Force Addresses the DSCSC
9:26pm on Monday 4th December 2017

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy addressed the officers of Course No.11 of the Defence Services Command and Staff College today...
The Air Force Pitches in to Assist in Clearing Operations

The Air Force Pitches in to Assist in Clearing Operations
6:08pm on Saturday 2nd December 2017

The recent inclement weather having left urban Sri Lanka in a shambles, the SLAF took an active role in assisting the authorities to restore normalcy....
Commander Attends CEAT SLADA Awards Night

Commander Attends CEAT SLADA Awards Night
2:29pm on Saturday 2nd December 2017

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy attended the CEAT SLADA Championship Awards 2017 as the Chief Guest. The event was held at the Golden Rose Banquet Hall in Boralasgamuw...
01st Baden Powell Award of Air Rover Scouts

01st Baden Powell Award of Air Rover Scouts
11:24am on Saturday 2nd December 2017

The “Baden Powel” (BP) award ceremony was held at Sri Lanka National Scout Headquarters on the 30th of November 2017. It is the highest award of the Rover Scout Section....
New Books for School Children in Iranamadu

New Books for School Children in Iranamadu
7:14pm on Friday 1st December 2017

A Book donation campaign was carried out as a CSR project of Sri Lanka Air Force Station Iranamadu on the 29th of November 2017....
Inter Unit Table Tennis Championship 2017

Inter Unit Table Tennis Championship 2017
7:08pm on Friday 1st December 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Colombo emerged as the Inter Unit Table Tennis Champions for 2017 defeating SLAF Base Rathmalana at AF Health Management Centre (HMC), Colombo on 30 November 2017....
Pakistan High Commissioner Calls on Commander

Pakistan High Commissioner Calls on Commander
7:03pm on Friday 1st December 2017

The High Commissioner for Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Maj. Gen. (R) Syed Shakeel Hussain called on the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy at Air Force Headquarters on 30 Novembe...
Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ

Monthly Dharma Deshana at AFHQ
10:10pm on Thursday 30th November 2017

A Dharma Deshana programme presided over by Ven. Hanwelle Medhankara Thero was held at SLAF Headquarters on 29 November 2017. ...
Inter Unit Squash Championship 2017

Inter Unit Squash Championship 2017
9:48pm on Thursday 30th November 2017

SLAF Base Ratmalana won the Inter Unit Squash Championship 2017 beating SLAF Academy China Bay at the Air Force Health Management Centre (HMC), Colombo on 29 November 2017....
42nd National Karate Championship 2017

42nd National Karate Championship 2017
9:40pm on Thursday 30th November 2017

The 42nd Sri Lanka National Karate Championship organized by the Sri Lanka Karate-Do Federation and worked off at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium    ...
SLAF Station Ampara Celebrates Its 28th Anniversary

SLAF Station Ampara Celebrates Its 28th Anniversary
9:30pm on Thursday 30th November 2017

The 28th Formation day celebrations of SLAF Ampara began with a parade reviewed by the Commanding Officer Group Captain HWR Chandima....
Inter Unit Basketball Championship 2017

Inter Unit Basketball Championship 2017
10:06am on Tuesday 28th November 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force Tech Formation Katunayake and Sri Lanka Air Force Station Colombo emerged men’s and women’s Champions at the Inter Unit Basketball Championship 2017 at the Indoor Basketbal...
Annual Concert of SLAF Pre-School China Bay 2017

Annual Concert of SLAF Pre-School China Bay 2017
10:01am on Tuesday 28th November 2017

The Annual Concert of SLAF Pre-school China Bay was held on 27 November 2017 at Astra Hall, Academy China Bay....
3rd Korean Ambassador’s Kukkiwon Cup Taekwondo Championship 2017

3rd Korean Ambassador’s Kukkiwon Cup Taekwondo Championship 2017
9:46am on Tuesday 28th November 2017

SLAF Taekwondo Team participated at the 3rd Korean Ambassadors Kukkiwon Cup Taekwondo Championship 2017 at Sport Hostel Complex Gymnasium, Colombo 07 on 11, 12, 13 & 14 Nov 17 and final matche...
Inter Unit Baseball Championship 2017

Inter Unit Baseball Championship 2017
9:33pm on Friday 24th November 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force Trade Training School Ekala became champions in the Inter Unit Baseball Championship 2017 held at the SLAF TTS Ekala on the 23th of November 2017. ...
22nd Anniversary Celebration of No. 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron

22nd Anniversary Celebration of No. 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron
9:29pm on Friday 24th November 2017

No 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron at the SLAF Base Hingurakgoda celebrated its 22nd anniversary on the 22nd of November 2017....
SLAF Base Hingurakgoda Celebrates its 39th Anniversary

SLAF Base Hingurakgoda Celebrates its 39th Anniversary
9:25pm on Friday 24th November 2017

SLAF Base Hingurakgoda celebrated its 39th Anniversary on the 23th of November 2017 under the leadership of the Base Commander Group Captain VB Edirisinghe together with All Officers, Other Ranks and ...
Graduation Ceremony of  No 55 Junior Command and Staff Course

Graduation Ceremony of No 55 Junior Command and Staff Course
4:39pm on Thursday 23rd November 2017

The Graduation Ceremony of No 55 Junior Command and Staff Course was held at the Astra Hall at Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay on the 22nd of November 2017....
New Navy Commander Calls on the Commander of the Air Force

New Navy Commander Calls on the Commander of the Air Force
11:46am on Thursday 23rd November 2017

Newly appointed Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral SS Ranasinghe called on the Commander of Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy this morning (23 November 2017)....
Commander Attends Symposium on ‘Urban Resilience: Building Inclusive and Competitive Cities Amidst Disasters’

Commander Attends Symposium on ‘Urban Resilience: Building Inclusive and Competitive Cities Amidst Disasters’
9:44am on Thursday 23rd November 2017

The Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) Sri Lanka hosted the 4th International Symposium on the 22nd of November at the Hilton, Colombo, under the theme ‘Urban Resilience: Buil...
Annual Religious Ceremony of No 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron and No 07 Helicopter Squadron

Annual Religious Ceremony of No 09 Attack Helicopter Squadron and No 07 Helicopter Squadron
9:43am on Thursday 23rd November 2017

The annual religious ceremony was held from 17th Novembers 2017 to 19th November 2017 at SLAF Base Hingurakgoda to commemorate the fallen heroes of both No 07 Sqn and No 09 Sqn.  ...
Commander's Annual Inspection at SLAF Station Colombo

Commander's Annual Inspection at SLAF Station Colombo
9:56am on Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Having concluded the inspection at Air Force Headquarters on 20th November 2017  the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy commenced the Annual Commander’s Inspection of ...
SLAF Women Wrestlers Win Sri Lanka National Novices Wrestling Championship

SLAF Women Wrestlers Win Sri Lanka National Novices Wrestling Championship
10:31pm on Tuesday 21st November 2017

The Women’s Wrestling team of Sri Lanka Air Force won the Championship at the Sri Lanka Novices National Wrestling...
Annual Commander's Inspection at Air Force Headquarters

Annual Commander's Inspection at Air Force Headquarters
8:46am on Tuesday 21st November 2017

The Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy conducted the Annual Commander’s Inspection at Air Force Headquarters on 20 November 2017....
Katukurunda Circuit Meet 2017

Katukurunda Circuit Meet 2017
3:58pm on Monday 20th November 2017

The Sri Lanka Motor Cycle Club which celebrates its 70th anniversary this year conducted a circuit meet at the Rotherham Circuit, in Katukurunda on the 19th of November 2017....
11th World Military Golf Championship 2017 Concludes at Eagle’s Golf Links China Bay

11th World Military Golf Championship 2017 Concludes at Eagle’s Golf Links China Bay
11:05am on Saturday 18th November 2017

The 11th World Military Golf Championship 2017 which was conducted in Sri Lanka for the first time was concluded at a colorful closing ceremony at Eagle’s Golf Links China Bay on 17th November 2...
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