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

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

.. 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)
AC-208 (Ce208B EX)

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

Strike Squadron Hawk Mk52

Flying Training Squadron

Tucano Mk51

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


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