Fire fighting training

Fire fighting training at Borana Conservancy for our helicopter pilots. It takes a whole new set of skills to use the Bambi bucket - filling, flying and dumping...

Cyclone Idai | Mozambique

Sunday morning departure for Beira, Mozambique! Timmy and Cyprian are supporting the relief efforts in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai - tens of thousands of...

Apr 3, 2019

What it takes to be a commercial pilot

Thrilled to host the Switch TV media team at Tropic Air, making a mini-production for young aspiring pilots!  Who better than our Chief Pilot Iain Njiraini...

Mar 27, 2019

#MOUNTKENYAONFIRE

24th February - 5th MarchBush fires have been raging on the eastern side of Mount Kenya. Thousands of hectares of moorland has been lost, and the threat to...

Mar 18, 2019

A tribute to Mario

Captain Mario Magonga, the pilot of the aircraft who tragically lost his life along with 4 American tourists, worked for Tropic Air from 2008 until 2015, during...

Mar 8, 2019

Altitude, endurance and fun!

Very proud of our Tropic Air team who competed in the 'rush' race of the 10to4 - 60km over some tough terrain, at altitude!  All 7 riders finished strong, with...

Feb 21, 2019

Baboon Rock – Laikipia

Supporting the British Army Training Units in Kenya (BATUK), we are lucky enough to land in some of the most inaccessible and remote places.  There are countless...

Feb 12, 2019