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CAA Board of Directors

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CAA Board has a total of eight members and five out of them are appointed by the Minister in charge of the subject of civil aviation and rest is ex-officio

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

Mr Shibly Aziz, PC

Chairman

07/01/2003

06/04/2004

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

27/12/2002

 continued

Mr Mohan Pieris

Member

07/01/2003

16/04/2004

Mr Austin Fernando

Member (Ex-Officio, Defence)

07/01/2003

04/11/2003

Dr P Ramanujam

Member

12/05/2003

16/04/2004

N Pathmanathan

Member (Ex- Officio, Finance)

06/05/2003

16/04/2004

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

AVM P H Mendis

Chairman

17/05/2004

25/11//2005

Mr Norman Gunawardena

Vice Chairman

17/05/2004

25/11/2005

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

 continued

Mr Cyril Herath

Member (Ex-Offico Defence)

18/05/2004

01/12/2004

Mr Ashoka Jayawardena

Member (Ex-Offico Defence)

01/12/2004

25/11/2005

Mr G S Withanage

Member

20/05/2004

28/11/2005

Mr Ananda Goonatilleke

Member

20/05/2004

28/11/2005

Mr E Wijepala

Member (Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

21/06/2004

01/10/2004

Ms C S Kumarasinghe

Member (Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

01/10/2004

25/11/2005

Mr Nihal Jayawardena

Member

31/08/2004

28/11/2005

 

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

AVM P H Mendis

Chairman

05/12/2005

06/03/2007

Mr Norman Gunawardena

Vice Chairman

05/12/2005

01/01/2007

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

 continued

Mr Gotabhaya Rajapakse

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

05/12/2005

06/03/2007

Mr Ananda Goonatilleke

Executive Director

05/12/2005

06/03/2007

Mr Nihal Jayawardena

Member

05/12/2005

06/03/2007

Mr Ananda Amaradewa

Member

03/02/2006

26/03/2007

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

AVM P H Mendis

Chairman

03/04/2007

28/04/2008

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO

 continued

30/04/2007

Mr D M P Dissanayake

Actg DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

01/05/2007

 continued

Mr Gotabhaya Rajapakse

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

 continued

 continued

Mr Ananda Goonatilleke

Executive Director

19/04/2007

28/04/2008

Mr Nihal Jayawardena

Member

19/04/2007

28/04/2008

Mr P A Abeysekera

Member(Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

26/04/2007

 continued

Mr Prasad Sooriarachchi

Member

03/04/2007

28/04/2008

 

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

Mr Lal Liyanarachchi

Chairman

15/05/2008

03/08/2009

Mr D M P Dissanayake

Actg DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

 continued

Mr Gotabaya Rajapakse

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

 continued

 continued

Mr P A Abeysekera

Member (Ex Officio,Finance)

 continued

30/06/2008

Mr Les Rajapakse

Member

15/05/2008

03/08/2009

Mr Javid Yusuf

Member

15/05/2008

03/08/2009

Mr A K Senevirathne

Member(Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

30/06/2008

03/08/2009

Mr K V N Jayawardena

Member

08/01/2009

03/08/2009

Mr U C Widanagamachchi

Member

08/01/2009

03/08/2009

 

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

ACM W D R M J Goonetileke

Chairman

05/10/2009

08/05/2010

Mr Ariyaratne Hewage

Vice Chairman

05/10/2009

11/05/2010

Mr D M P Dissanayake

Actg DGCA/CEO

 continued

30/4/2010

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

01/05/2010

 continued

Mr Gotabaya Rajapakse

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

08/10/2009

 continued

Mr Nihal Jayawardena

Member

05/10/2009

10/05/2009

Mr A K Seneviratne

Member(Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

05/10/2009

 continued

Mr Kanaka Herath

Member

08/10/2009

15/01/2010

Mr Zaki Alif

Member

22/10/2009

11/05/2010

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

ACM W D R M J Goonetileke

Chairman

13/05/2010

28/12/2011

Mr Sarath Jayasundara

Vice Chairman

13/05/2010

13/07/2013

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

 continued

Mr Gotabaya Rajapakse

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

13/05/2010

 continued

Mr Nihal Jayawardena

Member

18/05/2010

18/07/2013

Mr Ivan Tissera

Member(Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

21/06/2010

17/10/2013

Dinesh Gallage

Member

13/05/2010

13/07/2013

Mr Zaki Alif

Member

13/05/2010

13/07/2013

 

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

Gen Rohan Daluwatte

Chairman

22/12/2011

 13/01/2015

Mr Sarath Jayasundara

Vice Chairman

01/09/2013

 13/01/2015

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

continued

Mr Gotabaya Rajapakse

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

 continued

 13/01/2015

Mr P Algama

Member(Ex Officio,Treasury Rep)

17/10/2013

 13/01/2015

Mr A W S Ameen

Member

09/09/2013

 13/01/2015

Mr L D S Balasooriya

Member

09/09/2013

 13/01/2015

Mr Zaki Alif

Member

01/09/2013

 13/01/2015

 

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

Mr. Mohammed Shibly Aziz

Chairman

26/02/2015

12/10/2015

Dr. W L Prassana Perera

Vice Chairman

02/02/2015

12/10/2015

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

continued

Mr B M U D Basnayake

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

18/01/2015

12/10/2015

Ms Anula Harasgama

Member (Ex Officio, Treasury Rep)

17/10/2013

12/10/2015

Mr Pasan Madhawa Edussuriya

Member

26/01/2015

12/10/2015

Mr Tissa Silva

Member

28/02/2015

12/10/2015

Mr T S J  Jayawardena

Member  01/04/2015 12/10/2015
       

 

Name

Status in the Authority

From

To

Mr. Ananda Wimalasena                              

Chairman                                                         

12/10/2015         

serving         

Mr. Kushan De Aiwis

Vice Chairman

12/10/2015

serving

Mr H M C Nimalsiri

DGCA/CEO(Ex Officio)

 continued

serving

Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi 

Member (Ex Officio, Defence)

12/10/2015

serving

Ms. Anula Harasgama

Member (Ex Officio, Treasury Rep)

23/10/2015

serving

Dr. Aminda Methsila Perera

Member

12/10/2015

serving

Eng. D.D.S. Elakanda

Member

12/10/2015

serving

Prof. W.L. Prasanna Perera

Member

12/10/2015

serving

 

Government Notice

 Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation

National Civil Aviation Policy (Draft)

The Airspace over Sri Lanka is a public asset which has enormous potential to contribute for its socio-economic development. With clear, consistent and farsighted policies in place, the country’s airspace can be made busier and more productive with numerous activities that would demand a variety of ground support, services and resources triggering the country’s growth engine to spin faster producing wider socio-economic benefits. It is with above the objective in mind, that the National Policy for Civil Aviation has been drafted at the instruction of the Hon. Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation and under the guidance of the Hon. Prime Minister’s office, in close coordination and consultation with a representative group of all key stakeholders involved in aviation, setting out the overall objectives of the Government for civil aviation and the high-level policies that should be used to achieve those primary objectives on midterm and long term basis.

One of the main objectives of the proposed National Civil Aviation Policy is to improve the air connectivity enhancing the accessibility to any part of the country from any corner of the world so that Sri Lankan community may enter and compete successfully in the globalized air transport market for economic growth opportunities. Accordingly, the draft civil aviation policy framework proposes opening up of Sri Lanka’s skies to the rest of the world for international commercial traffic on the basis of reciprocity aiming at enhanced connectivity and accessibility. Also the draft National Policy encourages private sector to invest in the development of aviation infrastructure including construction, operation and maintenance of civil airports. It also proposes permitting local private airlines that satisfy the applicable international safety and security requirements to operate international commercial scheduled passenger flights in competition with foreign carriers aiming at securing and consolidating the country’s share international air transport market.

The draft National Civil Aviation Policy document deals with a variety of subjects in greater detail. 

  •    International Air Transportation
  •    Custom Duties
  •    Taxation applicable to International Airlines           
  •    Domestic Air Services
  •    Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Organizations (MRO)
  •    General Aviation
  •    Stakeholder Participation in Aviation Development
  •    Designation of Airspace for Special Use
  •    Off-shore operations
  •    Airport Infrastructure
  •    Airport Master Plans
  •    Air Cargo Transshipment
  •    Land Use Planning
  •    Air Space Management
  •    State Aviation Safety Programme (SASP)
  •    Aviation Security
  •    Civil-Military Coordination
  •    Facilitation at Airports
  •    Human Resources Development
  •    Public Private Participation and Investment Promotion
  •    Consumer Protection
  •    Regulation of air cargo industry
  •    Access for Persons with Reduced Mobility and Special Needs
  •    Multi-Modal Transportation
  •    Environmental Safeguards
  •    International Conventions

The complete draft of the National Civil Aviation Policy paper can be downloaded from the Official website of the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka at http://www.caa.lk/images/stories/Policy/NCAP_SL_DEC_2016-E-Final.pdf - (Pl click here for SINHALA or TAMIL version). Members of the public who are interested in contributing to the refinement of the objectives, principles and idea in the draft National Civil Aviation Policy document are kindly advised to submit their views, comments or suggestions to the following address either in writing or by e-mail on or before 30th April 2017.

Director General of Civil Aviation and Chief Executive Officer
Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka
No.4, Hunupitiya Road,
Colombo 02.
Email : dnacp@caa.lk 

 

Nihal Somaweera

Secretary,

Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation

Sethsiripaya Stage II

Battaramulla

31.03.2017

 

 

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