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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Pole of Africa

A one-of it’s-kind mission - to seek out the ‘pole’ of Africa which is located in the heart of the Central African Republic! Pretty much in the depth of...

Jan 11, 2022

Cathedral Rock

Lake Logipi’s calm waters reflecting the sky!  Shallow (only a foot deep) and very alkali, it presents great contrast to neighboring Lake Turkana. ...

Nov 12, 2021

Magadi Red!

Lake Magadi at its best! A algae bloom on the surface has turned the soda waters bright red, and its a spectacular sight! Deep in the heart of Maasai...

Oct 28, 2021