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 January 2017) at the Air Force Headquarters premises.
In his message the Commander commended the hard work rendered by each and every person in the organization towards success in the previous year and spoke of the new welfare and other activities which commenced in the latter part of the year.
The Commander highlighted the importance of getting new technology to the SLAF as well as his intention to implement measures for the welfare of the human resource in the SLAF in the New Year. He stated that it all SLAF personnel should resolve to make 2017, a year that we can look back to with pride and a sense of achievement.
A multi religious ceremony was also held to invoke blessings on the SLAF and its personnel.