airforce_logo
SRI LANKA AIR FORCE
GUARDIANS OF THE SKIES

SLAF Assist in Dousing Fire in Singhamale Forest Reserve

Published on: 9:54pm on Thursday 13th February 2020
SLAF Assist in Dousing Fire in Singhamale Forest Reserve
The SLAF deployed a Bell 212 Helicopter equipped with a 900 ltr Bambi Bucket from SLAF Base Ratmalana to assist in the fighting of a sudden fire that had started in the Singhamale Forest Reserve area.

The Bell-212 helicopter of the No 4 Squadron was utilized immediately to carry-out the Bambi Bucket Operation. The helicopter was captained by Wing Commander Uditha De Silva and co- piloted by Flight Lieutenant Piyashan Karawita.

The Helicopter carried out 6 Bambi operations before returning to Base.

EVENTS
  • Annual Pre-School Concerts 2019
  • Guwan Hamuda Papedi Sawariya -2020
join-air-force
SLAF_Notices
SERVICES
helitours
eagles-bay-view
china_bay
eaglesgolf-anuradhapura
lagoonview
marblebeach
material-laboratory
eagles-bay-view
souvenir-shop
© 2020 - Sri Lanka Air Force Directorate of Information Technology. All rights reserved