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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The heartwarming story of ‘Neshashi’

Neshashi - named after the place of her birth in northern Laikipia, was rescued at the age of 3 in January. A ‘big’ orphan but still vulnerable without her...

May 7, 2022

People of West Pokot

A rare and honoured opportunity to witness a traditional Pokot dance, in the arid and remote lands of West Pokot country. From time immemorial social structure...

Apr 6, 2022

Blazing Mount Kenya

Vast efforts are underway to control the furnace of fires on Mount Kenya. Trained fire fighters are on the ground and making commendable progress, but in these...

Mar 25, 2022