Air Force News

African Partnership Flight Exercise kicks off at Lakipia Air Base

Major Anibal Aguirre of United States of America Air force trains participants of the Africa Partnership Flight Exercise on personnel recovery at Laikipia Air Base. The Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Francis Ogolla officially opened the African Partnership Flight (APF) training exercise at the Laikipia Air Base (LAB) on 20 August 2019. APF is a program specifically designed to build strong transparent partnerships that enhance regional stability

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The 2019 Australian International Air Show

Commander KAF Major General F O Ogolla EBS HSC ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (FRA) with Chief of Air Force Royal Australian Air Force Air Marshal Leo Davies AO CSC during a bilateral meeting during the 2019 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace and Defence Symposium in Melbourne, Australia. The two events brought together Air Force Chiefs and Defence Industry leaders from around the world. The Symposium focused on the importance of partnership

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Kenya Air Force joins the 2019 Diabetes Walk

The Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Francis Ogolla, leads KAF Officers and Service Members during the Diabetes Management and Information center walk held on 6 July 2019. On Saturday, 6 July 2019, the Kenya Air Force (KAF) led by the Commander KAF Major General Francis Ogolla, joined thousands of Kenyans who turned up for the annual Diabetes Walk hosted at the Carnivore grounds. The walk which was 11km long was organized by the Kenya Diabetes

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Kenya Air Force Marks the 2019 Family Open Day

Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Francis Ogolla gives his remarks during Kenya Air Force Family Open Day at Moi Air base on 8th June 2019. The Commander Kenya Air Force Major General (Maj Gen) Francis Ogolla on 8 June 2019 led the Kenya Air Force (KAF) family in commemorating the 2nd KAF family open day at Moi Air Base (MAB), Eastleigh. Concurrent events were also held in Laikipia Air Base (LAB) and Wajir Air Base (WAB). The KAF Family Open

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Africa Air Chiefs’ Symposium- 2018

The Commander Kenya Air Force, Major General Francis Omondi Ogolla (center), United States Air Force Africa and Europe Commander General Tod Wolters (extreme left), Major General Phatshwana from Botswana (extreme right) in a group photo with other Association of African Air Forces members. The Commander Kenya Air Force, Major General Francis Omondi Ogolla EBS, HSC, ‘ndc’ (K), ‘psc’ (FRA) attended the Africa Air Chiefs’ Symposium- 2018 in

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Defence Cabinet Secretary Commissions State-Of-The-Art Facilities at Kahawa Barracks and Moi Air Base

Defence Cabinet Secretary (CS) Ambassador Raychelle Omamo unveils the plaque during Official opening of the Civilian Administrative Cluster Office block at Kahawa Garrison on 30th October, 2018. Defence Cabinet Secretary, Amb Raychelle Omamo officially opened four newly constructed buildings for civilian and military personnel at Kahawa Garrison and Moi Air Base. The structures that were recently completed are part of welfare and modernisation programme

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Defence CS Pays a Visit To KCSE Candidates at the Moi Forces Academy Nairobi

Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo addresses teaching staff at Moi Forces Academy, Nairobi on 30 October 2018. Defence Cabinet Secretary (CS) Ambassador Raychelle Omamo on Tuesday, 30 October 2018 paid a visit to Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education candidates at the Moi Forces Academy, Eastleigh Nairobi in a bid to encourage them for their final examinations. While addressing the students, CS Omamo urged them not to be fearful, as

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Helicopters Reception Ceremony

A Group Photo of Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo, Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Francis Ogolla, The UAE Ambassador to Kenya Ambassador Khalid Khalif, Senior Military Officers, UAE Armed Forces Officers, Kenya Air Force Pilots and Technicians. The Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychell Omamo on 14 of September, graced over the occasion for receiving and commissioning of   helicopters from the United

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Commander Kenya Air Force Visits KAF Formations

Commander Kenya Air Force Maj Gen Francis Ogolla during the inspection of a Quarter Guard mounted by Moi Air Base on his honour on 24 July 2018.    The newly appointed Commander Kenya Air Force (KAF) Major General Francis Ogolla commenced his maiden visit to KAF Formations on 20 July 2018 where he visited Forward Operating Base (FOB) Wajir. He also visited Mariakani, Mombasa, Laikipia and Moi Air Bases between 24 and 27 July 2018 before concluding

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Change of Guard at the Kenya Air Force on 17 JULY 2018

Outgoing Commander Kenya Air Force (KAF) Lt Gen S NThuita hands over the KAF Flag to the incoming Commander KAF Maj Gen F O Ogolla at KAF Headquarters in Moi Air Base on 17 July 18 On 15 July 2018, His Excellency, Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander in Chief of the Defence Forces, promoted, appointed and presided over a swearing in ceremony whereby Major General Francis O Ogolla, was sworn in as the Commander, Kenya

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