All the commemoration events will be carried out under the directions of the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathi, the Sri Lanka Air Force Headquarters said yesterday.
An Air Display, Exhibition and a carnival will be the highlights of the celebrations which will span 3 to 5 March at the Ratmalana Sri Lanka Air Force Base.
The exhibition will be consisted of aircraft, vehicles and weaponry hitherto which are never displayed before. General public will also have the opportunity to witness vintage Aircraft and weaponry restored to working order.
The carnival will be featured with live bands, children’s entertainment, rides and play areas and firework displays.