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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Welcoming 2020

A new year, a new decade!  We have much to be grateful for - our dedicated team, our supporters and clients who we have shared many adventures with, and most of...

Jan 7, 2020

Extraordinary lives of the Omo people

Visiting the Hamar and Mursi people in the Omo Delta, Ethiopia.The Hamar are semi nomadic livestock keepers, they wear colourful beaded jewellery and an ochre...

Dec 17, 2019

Rare sighting of Swayne’s Hartebeest

Only two pockets of Swayne’s Hartebeest still live wild in their original territory. Established to protect this endemic and endangered species, this tiny 54km2...

Dec 2, 2019

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