The Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, conducted the annual AOC's inspection at SLAF Base Ratmalana today (22 September 2017).
The Commander reviewed the AOC’s parade, commanded by the Base Commander, Air Commodore RP Liyanagamage. Certificates of commendation were awarded during the parade to a Warrant Officer, 09 SNCOs and 01 Corporal for their meritorious contributions to the Base in particular and to the Air Force in general.
During the course of the inspection the Commander visited all areas of the Base and declared open the newly constructed Base Headquarters building complex.
Concluding the AOC’s inspection, the Commander addressed all ranks including the civilian personnel and commended their hard work to uplift the standards of the Base. He emphasized the need to contribute their best to the Air Force as well as to the motherland at all times.
List of Commendations
23169 WO UKPS Deshapriya (Tele Supsr Sp) 23774 F/Sgt Senavirathne SM (Air Frame Fitt) 25698 F/Sgt Gunarathna DNA (Air Comm Splst) 25199 Sgt De Silva PHLN (Aero E & I Fitt) 26136 Sgt Chaminda PK (Aero E & I Fitt) 27928 Sgt Prasanga MWN (Comp Tech) 28457 Sgt Indika WP (Air Frame Fitt) 28744 Sgt Jayasekara JAPS (Tele Supsr Sp) 28800 Sgt Kumarasinghe ARK (Tele Supsr Sp) 28954 Sgt Chandrapala RGKS (Aero Eng Fitt) 40125 Cpl Wickramanayake WCBM (Comp Tech)