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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Heli & Fly-Camping Combo

The best fun, the ultimate adventure - a helicopter fly-camping night in the Kipsing Valley in Northern Kenya with Lattitude Adventures Africa. Dining under the...

Jul 20, 2018

#MUSTDO marathon – LEWA

Supporting the Lewa Marathon over the weekend. Our heli was airborne throughout - fully kitted out for a stretcher patient. Luckily this year only one runner was...

Jul 10, 2018

Flamingo Paradise

‘The flamingos that day were out of this world’!Lake Logipi photographed by Africa Born co-founder and professional safari guide, Sam Stogdale - in his...

Jun 28, 2018