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SLAF Parachute Training School Ampara Celebrates 17th Anniversary

SLAF Parachute Training School Ampara Celebrates 17th Anniversary
2:25pm on Wednesday 17th July 2019

The Sri Lanka Air Force Parachute Training School Ampara proudly celebrated its 17th Anniversary yesterday (15th July 2019) under the direction of the Commanding Officer, Wing Commander WMIPK Wije...
Handing Over of Newly Constructed Vocational Training Center at Poovarasankulam

Handing Over of Newly Constructed Vocational Training Center at Poovarasankulam
11:48am on Wednesday 17th July 2019

A newly constructed Vocational Training Center at Poovarasankulam was handed over by Air Commodore KKAK Kaluarachchi, the Commanding Officer ...
CQAI Conducts Productivity Improvement and Professional Development Program

CQAI Conducts Productivity Improvement and Professional Development Program
4:16pm on Monday 15th July 2019

A Productivity Improvement and Professional Development program under the topic of “Quality tools and its application on working environment” was carried out by...
Annual 'Pirith Chanting' Ceremony of the SLAF

Annual 'Pirith Chanting' Ceremony of the SLAF
3:27pm on Saturday 13th July 2019

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...
The Sri Lanka Air Force Takes Time to Remember its Own Air Warriors Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice

The Sri Lanka Air Force Takes Time to Remember its Own Air Warriors Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice
8:56pm on Friday 12th July 2019

The Sri Lanka Air Force strides forward to meet the challenges of the future, being ever mindful that it is able to do so because of the sacrifices made by brave air warriors. The ...
Women’s Wing and Command Legal Department Conducts 4th “Women’s Rights” Programme

Women’s Wing and Command Legal Department Conducts 4th “Women’s Rights” Programme
8:55pm on Friday 12th July 2019

The SLAF Women's Wing together with Command Legal Department organized a series of programmes on “Women’s Rights" in order to educate serving women of the Sri Lanka A...
Sri Lanka Team Led by SLAF Player Participate at the Netball World Cup 2019

Sri Lanka Team Led by SLAF Player Participate at the Netball World Cup 2019
3:56pm on Friday 12th July 2019

The Asian Netball Champions, Sri Lanka led by Flight Lieutenant Chathurangani Jayasooriya is participating at the Netball World Cup 2019 which is currently underway in...
Katunayake and Diyatalawa, Men’s and Women’s Inter Unit Kabaddi Champions 2019

Katunayake and Diyatalawa, Men’s and Women’s Inter Unit Kabaddi Champions 2019
3:50pm on Friday 12th July 2019

SLAF Base Katunayake emerged as the Men's Champions while SLAF Combat Training School Diyatalawa emerged as the Women's Champions at the Inter Unit Kabaddi C...
SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Donates a Wheel Chair

SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit Donates a Wheel Chair
12:42pm on Friday 12th July 2019

The Chairperson of SLAF Seva Vanitha Unit, Mrs. Mayuri Prabhavi Dias handed over a Wheel Chair to Flight Sergeant Jayakody JAJ today (11th July 2019) at the Seva Vanitha U...
7th Batch of Finishing School Concludes at Ekala

7th Batch of Finishing School Concludes at Ekala
8:06am on Friday 12th July 2019

Closing Ceremony of the 7th batch of Finishing School was held at Main Auditorium SLAF TTS Eka yesterday (10 July 2019). Mrs. Prabavi Dias, Chairperson SVU graced the o...
Change of Command at the Sri Lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan

Change of Command at the Sri Lanka Aviation Unit in South Sudan
9:30am on Thursday 11th July 2019

The Handing over Taking over Parade of the Sri Lanka Air Force Aviation Unit under the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) was held at the Continge...
Commandant of Defence Services and Staff College Calls on the Commander

Commandant of Defence Services and Staff College Calls on the Commander
6:12pm on Tuesday 9th July 2019

Major General Prabath Dematanpitiya, the Commandant of the Defence Services and Staff College called on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dia...
Change of Command at SLAF Base Katunayake

Change of Command at SLAF Base Katunayake
6:08pm on Tuesday 9th July 2019

The Change of Command Parade of the Sri Lanka Air Force Base Katunayake was held yesterday (8 July 2019)....
Awarding of Flight Engineer Brevets and Certificate of Commendation

Awarding of Flight Engineer Brevets and Certificate of Commendation
12:22pm on Tuesday 9th July 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias awarded flight Engineers brevets to two qualified non commissioned officers and a Certificate of Commendation to another at AFHQ tod...
Indian Defence Attache calls on the Commander of the Air Force

Indian Defence Attache calls on the Commander of the Air Force
9:27pm on Monday 8th July 2019

The Defence Attache of India, Captain Ashok Rao, called on the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias this morning (8 July 2019) at Air Force Headquarters....
Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda

Commander’s Inspection of SLAF Base Hingurakgoda
11:09pm on Saturday 6th July 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias conducted the Commander’s Inspection of Sri Lanka Air Force Base Hingurakgoda yesterday (6th July 2019)....
The Certificate Awarding Ceremony of Non Commissioned Officers' Management Courses

The Certificate Awarding Ceremony of Non Commissioned Officers' Management Courses
10:57pm on Friday 5th July 2019

The NCO Management School of Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay held its No. 7 English Medium and No.78 Sinhala Medium Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Courses A...
SLAF Wins Sports Exchange Programme Friendly Water Polo Tournament

SLAF Wins Sports Exchange Programme Friendly Water Polo Tournament
10:16pm on Friday 5th July 2019

A Bangladesh Air Force Water Polo Team is currently in Sri Lanka to participate in a friendly Water Polo Tournament with SLAF counterparts under the Sports Exchange Programme....
CQAI Conducts Productivity Improvement and Professional Development Program

CQAI Conducts Productivity Improvement and Professional Development Program
9:40pm on Friday 5th July 2019

Productivity Improvement and Professional Development program under the topic of "End plastic pollution" was carried out by the Command Quality Assurance Inspectorate (CQAI) today...
SLAF Contingent Returns From South Sudan

SLAF Contingent Returns From South Sudan
2:18pm on Friday 5th July 2019

The third Contingent of the Air Force Aviation Unit under the United Nations helicopter deployment in the South Sudan (UNMISS) arrived in Sri Lanka on 3rd July 2019. The First team consisting...
Air Force Pentathletes Excel at Asia Cup 2019

Air Force Pentathletes Excel at Asia Cup 2019
4:18pm on Thursday 4th July 2019

Sri Lankan Modern Pentathletes participated in the Asia Cup 2019 held in Burabay, Kazakhstan from 28th to 1st July 2019. The Sri Lanka team comprised 4 athletes (3 males and 1 fe...
Change of Command at Air Force Academy China Bay

Change of Command at Air Force Academy China Bay
3:01pm on Wednesday 3rd July 2019

The Change of Command ceremony of the Air Force Academy China Bay was held on 2 July 2019.The outgoing Commandant, Air Commodore  HSS Thuyacontha WWV, RWP ...
Replacement Air Force Troops Depart for South Sudan

Replacement Air Force Troops Depart for South Sudan
2:59pm on Wednesday 3rd July 2019

The fourth replacement troop contingent for the changing of personnel at the Sri Lanka Air Force Aviation Unit under the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMIS...
Bangladesh Air Force Water Polo Team Visits Sri Lanka for the First Time

Bangladesh Air Force Water Polo Team Visits Sri Lanka for the First Time
9:03am on Wednesday 3rd July 2019

A 16 member Water Polo Team from the Bangladesh Air Force arrived at the Bandaranayake International Airport (BIA) on 1st July 2019...
No. 61 Junior Command and Staff Course Commences

No. 61 Junior Command and Staff Course Commences
9:01am on Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Twenty Two Officers of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Two Officers from the Sri Lanka Navy, one officer from Bangladesh Air Force and one lady officer from...
Air Defence Command and Control Centre at Mirigama Celebrate 13th Anniversary

Air Defence Command and Control Centre at Mirigama Celebrate 13th Anniversary
8:58am on Wednesday 3rd July 2019

The Air Defence Command and Control Centre (ADC&CC) at SLAF Station Mirigama celebrated its 13th anniversary on 1st July 2019....
Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association Donates a Fire Engine and a Fire Car to the SLAF

Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Association Donates a Fire Engine and a Fire Car to the SLAF
7:35pm on Monday 1st July 2019

The Japan - Sri Lanka Friendship Association donated a Fire Engine and a Fire Car to Sri Lanka at the President’s Official Residence, this morning (1 July 2019). ...
Air Force Hospital in Colombo Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Air Force Hospital in Colombo Celebrates 5th Anniversary
7:34pm on Monday 1st July 2019

The Sri Lanka Air Force Hospital in Colombo, proudly celebrated its 5th Formation Day under the direction of the Commanding Officer, Group Captain PAV Padmaperuma today (1 J...
SLAF Golfers Win Army Commander's Cup 2019

SLAF Golfers Win Army Commander's Cup 2019
7:33pm on Monday 1st July 2019

Highlanders Golf Cup 2019 organized by the Sri Lanka Army Golf Association was conducted on 29th June 2019 at the Sri Lanka Army Golf Course in Diyatalawa under the patro...
Commander's Inspection of SLAF Academy China Bay

Commander's Inspection of SLAF Academy China Bay
9:55pm on Friday 28th June 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias conducted the Commander's Inspection of Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay today (28 June 2019). Prior ...
Commander's Inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa

Commander's Inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa
8:44pm on Thursday 27th June 2019

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Sumangala Dias conducted the Commander's Inspection of SLAF Station Morawewa today (27 June 2019). ...
New Command Master Warrant Officer Takes Over Duties

New Command Master Warrant Officer Takes Over Duties
11:27am on Monday 24th June 2019

Master Warrant Officer SMNP Samarakoon took over duties as the Command Master Warrant Officer of the Sri Lanka Air Force under the...
Change of Command at No 9 Attack Helicopter Squadron

Change of Command at No 9 Attack Helicopter Squadron
11:22am on Monday 24th June 2019

Wing Commander KMSPB Kulathunga handed over the command of No 9 Attack Helicopter Squadron at Sri Lanka Air Force Base Hingurakgoda to Wing Commander DL...
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Wing Celebrates 17th Anniversary

Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Wing Celebrates 17th Anniversary
11:22am on Monday 24th June 2019

A friendly cricket tournament followed by a social gathering with the participation of the Commanding Officer, Group Captain KC Geethapriya, all Officers, Other Ranks, and all civil staff ...
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