Air Force News

Kenya Air Force Family Open Day

Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo interacts with the family members of departed Kenya Air Force Personnel during the Kenya Air Force Family Day on 9th June 2018 at Moi Air Base Eastleigh, Nairobi. The Kenya Air Force (KAF) officially launched three Welfare Centres at Moi Air Base (MAB) Eastleigh, Laikipia Air Base (LAB) Nanyuki and Wajir Base during the KAF Family Open Day, on Saturday, 9th June, 2018 at the Moi Air Base (MAB)

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Djibouti President Visit Kenya

His Excellency Ismail Omar Guelleh, President of Republic of Djibouti inspects a guard of honor mounted by the Kenya Air Force during his State Visit to Kenya on 9th May 2018. His Excellency the Commander in Chief of the Defence Forces (C in C) President Uhuru Kenyatta this morning welcomed the President of the Republic of Djibouti His Excellency Ismail Omar Guelleh to State House, Nairobi, with an elaborate State reception complete with a 21-gun

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Ethiopia Prime-Minister Visit To Kenya

His Excellency Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia inspects a guard of honor mounted by Kenya Air Force during his State Visit to Kenya on 7th May 2018. Ethiopian Prime Minister, His Excellency Dr.Abiy Ahmed Ali arrived in the country today for a two day visit. On arrival he was accorded full military honours including inspecting a guard of honour mounted by the Kenya Air force and the 21 gun-salute. After the arrival ceremonies, the

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Moi Air Base Mounts Guard Of Honour During State Of The Nation Address

President Uhuru Kenyatta salutes the Colour of Moi Air Base during inspection of Guard of Honour mounted outside the parliament buildings. Kenya Air Force's Moi Air Base, Eastleigh, mounted the Guard of Honour during the State of the Nation Address by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces Honourable Uhuru Kenyatta at the joint special sitting of The National Assembly and The Senate.

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Kenya Air Force’s Rapid Deployment Squadron Rescues 175 Kilifi Residents Following Floods

A Kenya Air Force soldier Corporal Fredrick Onyango carries an old man who was rescued from the floods. The Kenya Air Force's Rapid Deployment Squadron has rescued 175 locals in Garashi, Kilifi County, following overnight heavy rains which led to River Sabaki bursting its banks. The Kenya Air Force as one of the three services of the Kenya Defence Forces is mandated to assist and cooperate with other authorities in situations of emergency and disaster

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Defence Forces Technical College Graduation Ceremony

Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita inspects a Guard of Honor mounted by Defence Forces Technical College soldiers during the 14 graduation at Embakasi Garrison. The Defence Forces Technical College (DEFTEC) held its 14th graduation ceremony on Thursday 26th April, 2018 at the Embakasi Garrison, Nairobi. The colorful ceremony was graced by the Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita and it saw 149 graduands from the

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CURTAIN COME DOWN ON THIS YEAR’S DEFABA CDF CUP TOURNAMENT

Lance Bombardier Fredric Ramogi of Armored Brigade trading punches with Juma Sharif of Nairobi during their super heavy weight bout. Today marked the end of this year’s annual DEFABA CDF cup boxing tournament. The tournament is held as a symbol of team spirit in the inter formation competition in combative skills. It also helps the forces build a formidable boxing team to fly its flag in competitions. This year, nine formations participated. These

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Kenya Military Academy Specialist Cadets Commissioning Service Commanders’ Rehearsal

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi salutes during the National Anthem during the Specialist Cadets Commissioning Service Commanders’ Rehearsal on 29th March 2018. [caption id="attachment_1633" align="alignnone" width="700"] Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi Inspects Quarter Guard mounted by the Kenya Military Academy soldiers.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1634" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Lanet

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Kenya Air Force Senior Medical Officers Visit Mount Kenya University

Kenya Air Force Senior Medical Officer Col (Dr) Muinde shares a light moment with Mr Sifa Mwanje. A delegation of Medical Officers from Kenya Air Force (KAF) recently paid a courtesy call to Mount Kenya University (MKU), and it’s College of Health Sciences, at its Main Campus in Thika, Kiambu County. The delegation, led by Senior Medical Officer at HQ KAF Col (Dr) Justino Muinde, and Chief Dentist Col (Dr) Nicholas Mugweru was at the university

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Laikipia Air Base Primary School Receives a School Bus from His Excellency the President Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta

The Laikipia Air Base Primary School pupils presenting a song to His Excellency Honourable Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H., President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces. [caption id="attachment_1606" align="alignnone" width="900"] His Excellency Honourable Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H., President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces greeting the Laikipia Air Base Primary School pupils.[/caption]

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