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Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at the Grade 5 Examinations 2016

Gifts for Students Who Performed Well at the Grade 5 Examinations 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....
Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palaly Celebrates it's 36th Formation day

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palaly Celebrates it's 36th Formation day
4:22pm on Tuesday 3rd January 2017

Sri Lanka Air Force Station Palaly celebrated it's 36th formation day on 01 January 2017. To mark the occasion, personnel of the station carried out a Shramadana Campaign at “Kaithady Elders’ ...
SLAF Welcomes The New Year

SLAF Welcomes The New Year
11:52am on Monday 2nd January 2017

The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy addressed the Air Force Board of Management, Officers, other ranks and civilian staff of AFHQ and Station Colombo this morning (02 Jan...
National Beach Volleyball Championship 2016

National Beach Volleyball Championship 2016
4:47pm on Thursday 29th December 2016

SLAF Men’s and Women’s Beach Volleyball teams won the championships in the open category for the fourth consecutive time at the National Beach Volleyball Championship 2016 ...
National Taekwondo Championship 2016

National Taekwondo Championship 2016
1:00pm on Wednesday 28th December 2016

The SLAF Taekwondo Team participated in the National Taekwondo Championship 2016 at Sports Ministry Gymnasium, Torrington on 12 & 13 Dec 16 and the finals on 27 Dec 16 at Sugathadasa Indoor ...
Certificate Awarding Ceremony of the No. 68th NCOs' Management Course

Certificate Awarding Ceremony of the No. 68th NCOs' Management Course
7:17am on Wednesday 28th December 2016

The certificate awarding ceremony of No. 68th Non Commissioned Officers’ Management Course was held at Astra Multifunction Hall of the Sri Lanka Air Force Academy China Bay on 23rd December 2016...
National Weightlifting Championship 2016

National Weightlifting Championship 2016
7:06am on Wednesday 28th December 2016

SLAF women’s weightlifting team secured the National title consecutively for the 6th time, winning 3 Gold 3 Silver and 01 bronze medals while men’s weightlifting team became the joint runners ...
SLAF Produces Another Batch of EOD Qualified Personnel

SLAF Produces Another Batch of EOD Qualified Personnel
6:58am on Wednesday 28th December 2016

The Badge Awarding Parade of No. 32 Officers, No.05 Lady Officers, No. 47 Airmen, No. 08 Airwomen and No.23 Naval personnel Basic EOD Course was successfully concluded at SLAF Station Palavi on 16...
Newly Enlisted Student Officers Take Oaths

Newly Enlisted Student Officers Take Oaths
12:24pm on Friday 23rd December 2016

Twenty-three newly enlisted Student Officers of No 68th Intake of Direct Entry Officers gave their oaths today (23 December 2016) at Air Force Headquarters prior to departing for their basic train...
The 36th National Squash Championship 2016

The 36th National Squash Championship 2016
3:20pm on Thursday 22nd December 2016

SLAF Squash player AC Laksiri HRS emerged men’s champion in the 36th National Squash Championship 2016 organized by the Sri Lanka Squash federation....
The Commander Visits India

The Commander Visits India
2:46pm on Tuesday 20th December 2016

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy was the chief guest and reviewing officer at the combined graduation parade at Air Force Academy (AFA) in Dundigal, Hyderabad...
Inter Unit Table Tennis Championship 2016

Inter Unit Table Tennis Championship 2016
3:03pm on Saturday 17th December 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force TTS Ekala became the Inter Unit Table Tennis Champions 2016 defeating SLAF Base Katunayake at SLAF Base Katunayake Sports Complex on 16 December 2016....
Inter Unit Volleyball Championship 2016

Inter Unit Volleyball Championship 2016
10:19am on Friday 16th December 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force CTS Diyatalawa and SLAF Base Hingurakgoda won the Men’s and Women’s Championships respectively, at the Inter Unit Volleyball championships 2016 concluded on 15 December 201...
The Visit of Pakistan Air Force Soccer Team to Sri  Lanka

The Visit of Pakistan Air Force Soccer Team to Sri Lanka
4:32pm on Thursday 15th December 2016

A 17-member Soccer team from the Pakistan Air Force arrived in Sri Lanka on 14 December 2016....
Graduation Ceremony of DSCSC Course No.10

Graduation Ceremony of DSCSC Course No.10
3:28pm on Thursday 15th December 2016

The Graduation Ceremony of Course No. 10 of the Defence Services Command and Staff College Sapugaskanda was held at the Main Auditorium of DSCSC on 12 December 2016. ...
SLAF Awarded National Productivity Award 2015

SLAF Awarded National Productivity Award 2015
9:35pm on Wednesday 14th December 2016

Sri Lanka Air Force received the Gold award for  the National Productivity award 2015 for the Public Sector - Inter Departments category at the National Productivity Awards ceremony held at t...
14th National Tug of War Championship

14th National Tug of War Championship
4:47pm on Wednesday 14th December 2016

The SLAF men's Tug of War team emerged Champions at the 14th National Tug of War Championship 2016 defeating Sri Lanka Army men's team,  on 11 December 2016 at 'Kumme' grounds Baddegama. ...
President of the Republic of Tajikistan Flies on SLAF VVIP Helicopter

President of the Republic of Tajikistan Flies on SLAF VVIP Helicopter
11:11am on Wednesday 14th December 2016

The President of the Republic of Tajikistan, His Excellency  Emomali Rahmon who is currently in Sri Lanka on an official visit, flew to Kandy on SLAF VVIP Helicopters this morning (15 Decembe...
SLAF Assists Rescue Operation

SLAF Assists Rescue Operation
9:25am on Wednesday 14th December 2016

The Disaster Management Centre requested the assistance of the SLAF for the rescue of five persons who had gone missing the previous evening (12th December) in the Nallathanni forest in the Sri Pa...
SLAF 'Angampora' Celebrates Its 4th Anniversary

SLAF 'Angampora' Celebrates Its 4th Anniversary
11:14am on Monday 12th December 2016

A presentation and display on ‘Angampora’ was conducted by the SLAF Angampora team at SLAF Combat Training School (CTS) Diyatalawa on 10 December 2016,  marking yet another significant mi...
Air Force Beat SL Army in the Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament

Air Force Beat SL Army in the Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament
11:13am on Monday 12th December 2016

The Sri Lanka Air Force rugby team triumphed over SL Army, 32 - 29 on 10 December 2016 in the Division 'A' Inter-Club League Rugby Tournament encounter at Ratmalana SLAF Rugby grounds....
'Winter Solstice' at Defence College Auditorium

'Winter Solstice' at Defence College Auditorium
11:00pm on Friday 9th December 2016

Air Force Carols 2016, organized and presented by the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Sri Lanka Air Force was held at the Defence Services School Auditorium this evening (09 December 2016).  The eve...
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