Captain Apollo Malowa was the best helicopter pilot in the Flex Air Charters and also one of the directors of the company that most politicians and individuals preferred him airlifting them in East Africa.
Apollo has also been a pilot of Kenya Air force.
President of Tanzania H.E Maghafuli and President of Uganda H.E Yoweri Museveni
He was contracted by the now the president of Tanzania H.E Maghafuli during his campaign trail.
He was also contracted by the Government of Uganda to be airlifting H.E Museveni during his campaigns.
In 2007, Captain Apollo was the pilot of of Raila Odinga throughout his campaigns and also during his official duties in kenya as the Prime Minister.
In 2013, Captain Apollo was the pilot of H.E the president Uhuru Kenyatta throughout his campaign trial and also the official pilot to him and the deputy president William Ruto during state official duties for the last 4yrs.
Captain Apollo during the 2017 campaigns before 8th August was the official pilot to Women Rep Wangui Ngirici for a period of almost 9 months.
After the August 8th polls Captain Apollo was contracted by Jubilee party as the official pilot to jubilee team in their campaigns for presidential elections.
Among other personalities Captain Apollo has air lifted are Musalia Mudavadi, the Late Nicolas Biwott, several Cabinet secretaries in Jubilee government, Jimmy Wanjigi, and William Kabogo, former president of Tanzania Kikwete etc.
Captain Apollo was one of the highly experienced, creative and most trusted helicopter pilot in East Africa.
BONDO INCIDENT TO GREET HIS MOTHER
If you never knew, Apollo once hit the media headlines early this year when he landed a helicopter in the middle of a busy highway Usenge -Kisumu highway in Bondo town just to say “hi” to his mother on Saturday morning, January 7, 2017. It was extensively covered by the Kenyan press.
The incident led to a huge crowd gathering around the highway to get a glimpse of the helicopter.
Vehicles were forced to park by the roadside after Captain Apollo landed the chopper.
The mother of the pilot had been in a meeting near Pride Hotel, which is located a few meters from the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University in Bondo Town. Captain Apollo is said to have failed to get an airstrip nearby and decided to land on the highway. The source said at the time, Captain Apollo had dropped Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo at his home.
May the departed souls from this unfortunate incident rest in peace.