Although the Mi-171 were said to be operated by the army's 50th Air Cavalry Battalion, it is obvious that the air force received them too.


Niels Linthout

Nairobi/Eastleigh (HKRE)
Air Base Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Moi Air Base

Air Support Squadron Y12
Y12-II


53 Tactical Helicopter Squadron UH-1H-II


54 Tactical Helicopter Squadron AH-1F


655 Helicopter Squadron AS550C3/H125M


755 Helicopter Squadron AW139


.. Helicopter Squadron IAR330H
SA330H/L


.. Helicopter Squadron Mi-171E

Nairobi/Jomo Kenyatta Intl (TWR/APP/NOF/Civil Airlines) (HKJK)
Air Base Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Embakasi Air Base

Transport Squadron C-27J (replaced DHC-5D)
C-145
AC-208 (Ce208B EX)
DHC-8-103


VIP Flight Fokker 70

Kenya AF uses the Yun-12 in the transport and liaison role.


Guido Potters

Nanyuki (HKNY)
Air Base Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Badge
Laikipia Air Base

Fighter Squadron F-5E
F-5F


Strike Squadron Hawk Mk52


Flying Training Squadron

(FTS)
G120A-K/G120TP
Tucano Mk51

Kenya's F-5s participated in operation Indian Ocean against Al-Shabaab.


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