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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Stuck in the mud

Massive rains in Sera Conservancy! Stuck for 2 hours at the end of the runway, but in true Kenyan spirit, there was a lots of help. Bush flying fun! @ Eston...

Mar 5, 2018

Deserts & Lakes of Northern Kenya

Want to see some of the most remote and extra ordinary landscapes that this country has to offer?By helicopter, we offer scenic flights through the Suguta...

Feb 27, 2018

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