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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What’s new

DAMA Gazelle in Chad! Special breeding operation

It is believed there are only about 100 Dama Gazelles still existing in the wild, fragmented in four tiny populations in Chad and Niger.  The Sahara...

Feb 14, 2020

Signature Experience

Thrilled to have been awarded two (out of just fifteen) ‘Magical Kenya Signature Experiences’ by the Kenya Tourist Board, in recognition for outstanding...

Jan 21, 2020

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

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