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

Hello Tanzania!

We are extremely excited to have launched helicopter operations in Tanzania - a dream for many years! TROPIC HELICOPTERS LTD. A country with so much variety,...

Aug 18, 2023

Speed, dust, adrenalin of the World Rally Championships

The World Rally Championship (WRC), which was first held on Kenyan soils 70 years ago, took place for just the 3rd time in two decades (in June 2023).  The...

Jul 12, 2023

A designer in the making

A remote pastoralist community living on the summit of the Ndoto Mountains in northern Kenya, have welcomed the Tropic Air helicopters and our guests on...

Apr 15, 2023