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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First Responder, Refresher Course

Medivac is a service that we offer - often having to mobilise at last light to collect a casualty from one of the far corners of Laikipia or Samburu in northern...

Jun 15, 2021

Great Rift by Air

Kenya by air - a scenic flight into the Great Rift Valley - with a morning flight over the Laikipia plateau, a picnic breakfast under remote Acacia Tree in the...

Jun 7, 2021

Tsavo Adventures by Helicopter

TSAVO - a wilderness of immense biodiversity, and together with its sister park Tsavo West, is home to the largest population of elephant in Kenya.! We have so...

May 24, 2021