Jayalath Weerakkody

Jayalath Weerakkody
Allegiance Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
Service/branch Sri Lanka Air Force
Rank Air Chief Marshal
Commands held Commander of the Sri Lankan Air Force
Battles/wars Sri Lankan Civil War
Awards Rana Wickrama Padakkama,
Vishista Seva Vibhushanaya,
Uttama Seva Padakkama

Air Chief Marshal Jayalath Weerakkody RWP, VSV, USP, ndc, psc, SLAF is a retired Sri Lanka Air Force air officer who served as commander of the Air Force from 1998 to 2002. In 2007 he was promoted to the rank of Air Chief Marshal along with nine other former service chiefs. He is the current Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Pakistan.

See also


Military offices
Preceded by
Oliver Ranasinghe
Commander of the Sri Lankan Air Force
Succeeded by
G D Perera

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