Explore Africa

With 25 years flying low over this incredible continent we know it intimately. Following in the footsteps of aviation pioneers, yet flying even wider, deeper and more remotely, we offer a range of air services using a fleet of high performance aircraft, that provide extensive versatility and flexibility to meet a range of aviation needs.

Connecting Africa

Tropic Air is an air charter and helicopter company based in Kenya, providing private charter flights, heli safaris and much more .. including aerial filming support, wildlife conservation, casevac and providing special support in remote and inaccessible locations. We operate fixed wing Cessna aircraft and Squirrel AS 350 B3’s helicopters.

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Congo Helicopter Adventure

Our latest mini-movie showcasing a 5 day heli-safari in the heart of the Virunga mountain range trekking in search of Mountain Gorilla and exploring the active volcanoes of Mount Nyiragongo and Nyamuragira.

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What’s new


We are thrilled to be the NEW title sponsors for the 10to4 ultimate mountain bike challenge. Tropic Air has for years supported this event - providing a...

Jan 16, 2018

Soul of the Sahara

For the first time ever we are on a safari in Chad with our helicopters. Of all the African countries, it is one of the least visited, and its appeal lies in the...

Jan 8, 2018

More pyramids than Egypt

For the first time, Tropic Air led a helicopter safari in North Sudan - a country endowed with priceless secrets of a forgotten existence, and ancient cities lost...

Dec 13, 2017