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Commander opens two facilities

Air Force Commander Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy opened the newly established rubberized coir mattress manufacturing facility and waste-paper recycling facility at the SLAF Base Katunayake on January 25. The projects were established under the guidance of the Commander by the Command Research and Development Officer Air Commodore, JP Balasooriya and the Commanding Officer of the Research and Development Wing at the SLAF Base Katunayake, Group Captain S.W.C.P. Bodhiseela. The facilities will manufacture mattresses and paper products for the SLAF. Deputy Chief of Staff Air Vice Marshal A.M. De Zoysa, member of the Air Force Board of Management, senior officers, officers and other ranks of the SLAF Base Katunayake were present.