|Range||Eastern Africa and locally in Western Africa.|
The Mottled Swift (Tachymarptis aequatorialis), is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is one of two species in the genus Tachymarptis together with the Alpine Swift (Tachymarptis melba). It occurs widely in Eastern Africa and locally in Western Africa. It is found in Angola, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.