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

Raising money for the forests of Mount Kenya

A one of its kind mountain bike challenge took place on the slopes of Mount Kenya in early February, held annually in support of community and forest...

Feb 20, 2018

New heli for Tropic!

Expanding Tropic Air's helicopter capabilities with this brand new Airbus EC130T2 helicopter - a great addition to our existing fleet of AS350B3's.It has 6...

Feb 6, 2018

Spectacular Chad!

Blown away by the landscapes of the Sahara desert  - undoubtably one of the most special places that we have been lucky enough to explore by helicopter! 1000's...

Jan 25, 2018