Aerials of Mount Kenya

Most stunning pictures of Mount Kenya, taken by the Routes team - these guys are Kenyans working with Kenyans to create amazing film and photo content. They are...

Donations for the Mountain Rescue team

Head Mountain Rescue officer, George Ombuki and Simon Gitau, Assistant Director Mountain Conservation Area, receive 13 ruck-sacks for the mountain rescue team on...

Sep 27, 2018

Frozen summit of Mount Kilimanjaro

Top of AFRICA - flying at 19,700 feet in our B3 helicopter. How totally wonderful to see so much snow on the summit of Kilimanjaro.  Mount Kilimanjaro is...

Sep 20, 2018

Words of a Trainee pilot

Good to get feedback from the inside - Tim Mwangi spent some time with us as trainee, and got a true insight into the life of a Tropic Air pilot!"It was such...

Sep 14, 2018

Camping WILD in Laikipia

A night of heli fly camping on the top of Lekuruki Hill in far northern Laikipia- overlooking the Sieku Valley. Sleeping under the stars with friends, and a...

Sep 4, 2018

In the hangar!

We are very lucky to have such a fantastic team of engineers and mechanics looking after our fleet, undertaking everything from complete aircraft re-builds to...

Aug 17, 2018

Baby Elephant on Board

Tropic Air supported the rescue of a six month old baby elephant from a remote part of Samburu in Northern Kenya.  She was abandoned by her herd having fallen...

Aug 6, 2018