Air Force News

Curtains 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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Official Opening of the Talanta Theatre at Moi Air Base

Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita greets the event participants at Moi Air Base during the official opening of the Talanta Theatre on Thursday 21 December 2017. [caption id="attachment_1561" align="alignnone" width="900"] Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita unveils plaque to officially open the Talanta Theatre.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1581" align="alignnone" width="900"] Commander Kenya Air Force Major

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Laikipia Air Base Observes KDF Day In A Special Way

Laikipia Air Base personnel, children, teaching and non-teaching staff in a group photo at Likii School for Mentally and Physically Challenged. Laikipia Air Base Commander, Brigadier Erick Kinuthia led a group of officers and service personnel from Laikipia Air Base in paying a visit to the Likii School for Mentally and Physically Challenged situated in Nanyuki.  The essence of the visit was to share with the less fortunate and share with them

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Kenya Air Force Visits Missionaries Of Charity Mother Teresa Home Of Mercy

Moi Air Base Commander Brigadier Mohamed Badi handing over donations to Sister Gracia. The Kenya Air Force fraternity on 13th October 2017 visited ‘Missionaries of Charity Mother Teresa Home of Mercy’ situated in Kiamaiko, Nairobi. Moi Air Base Commander, Brigadier Mohammed Badi led a contingent of officers and service personnel from Moi Air Base in this noble cause. The essence of the visit was to share with the less fortunate and share with

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Flying Through The Glass Ceiling

Lieutenant Catherine K Ngaine addressing participants during the “Flying through the Glass Ceiling” Rotaract stands for “Rotary in Action” and originally began as a Rotary International youth program in 1968 in the United States of America. Rotaract’s focus is on development of young adults as professionals and leaders in their communities and workplaces. The Rotary Club of Muthaiga sponsors the Club. The Club was founded in 1999 and boasts

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KAF Junior Officers Course Number 03/17 Closing Ceremony

Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita gives his speech during the Kenya Air Force Junior Officers course number 03/17 closing ceremony on Friday 18th August 2017. [caption id="attachment_1508" align="alignnone" width="800"] Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita presents a certificate to Lieutenant Karanja during the Kenya Air Force Junior Officers course number 03/17 closing ceremony on Friday 18th August 2017.[/caption]

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Advanced Water Survival Course Graduation Ceremony At Moi Air Base

Advanced Water Survival Course Participant demonstrates water obstacle crossing skills during graduation ceremony held at Moi Air Base on 17th May 2017. Twenty four participants of the Kenya Air Force-run Advanced Water Survival Course graduated on Wednesday, 17th May 2017 at Moi Air Base (MAB) after a 14-week vigorous training. The graduation ceremony was presided over by the Base Commander MAB Brigadier Mohamed Badi. The Base Commander congratulated

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