Sri Lanka Airmed Forces

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Sri Lankan Airmed Forces
Emblem of Sri Lanka.svg
Service branches Sri Lanka Airmy
Sri Lanka Navy
Sri Lanka Air Force
Commander-in-Chief President Maithripala Sirisena
Minister of Defence President Maithripala Sirisena
Chief of the Defence StaffAdmiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne
Militar age18 years of age
Available for
militar service
5,342,147 males, age 16-49 (2010 est.),
5,466,409 females, age 16-49 (2010 est.)
Fit for
militar service
4,177,432 males, age 16-49 (2010 est.),
4,574,833 females, age 16-49 (2010 est.)
Reachin militar
age annually
167,026 males (2010 est.),
162,587 females (2010 est.)
BudgetUS$2.4 billion (2016) /LKR 307 billion[1]
Percent o GDP2.2% (2015)
Domestic suppliersColombo Dockyard
Foreign suppliers
Annual exportsIndie India[2]

Maldives Maldives
Turkey Turkey

Nigerie Nigeria[3]
Relatit airticles
HistoryCongo Crisis
First JVP Insurrection
Second JVP Insurrection
Sri Lankan Civil War

The Sri Lanka Airmed Forces is the overall unified meelitary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka encompassing the Sri Lanka Airmy, the Sri Lanka Navy,and the Sri Lanka Air Force; they are governed by the Meenistry of Defence (MoD). The three services have around 276,700 active personnel; conscription has never been imposed in Sri Lanka. The Sri Lanka Coast Guard is awso unner the purview of the Meenistry of Defence but is staffed by ceevilian personal.

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