Close to the limits!

Four days of planning and coordination ended in ‘one of the most dramatic recovery missions in Kenya’s history’. Under the outstanding leadership of Simon...

How is this spot for a picnic breakfast!

Touching down on 'Naitodo' - a rock kopje in the heart of Samburu, for a picnic breakfast.  Naitodo means 'needle' in Samburu, which is a perfect way to describe...

Sep 19, 2017

Anti-Poaching Training in Laikipia

Training with the rapid response anti-poaching team on Ol Pejeta Conservancy.In preparation for wildlife related incidences and insecurity in northern...

Jul 15, 2017

3rd hanger for Tropic Air

Tropic Air’s 3rd hanger space is nearing completion. Modern, with new offices, this will give us the additional capacity that we need to expand our aircraft...

Jun 27, 2017

Congo’s Virunga Mountains by Helicopter

The Virunga Mountains are a chain of 8 volcanoes running along the borders of Congo, Rwanda and Uganda, 7 of which are found in the Virunga National Park and...

May 9, 2017

Remembering the early days at Tropic Air

Remembering how Tropic Air began – very special days.Looking back 17 years – the early days of Tropic Air – when all we had was this one Cessna 206 and...

Mar 17, 2017

Blanket of snow on Mount Kenya

After a night of amazing rain, the sun rose over Mount Kenya to reveal a blanket of snow – not just on the peaks, but down as far as 13,000 feet. As the people,...

Mar 7, 2017