Technical and Maintenance Services

At St Barth Executive, safety is our number one priority which means the most stringent maintenance is paramount. Our team of seasoned and dedicated professionals is composed of B1/B2 mechanical, electrical and avionics specialists who also service other commercial airlines. Highly-skilled in their operating environment, they master the local AOG supply management, the tropical conditions and the technical specificities of maintenance in a severe salt water environment. We strive to provide our clients with impeccable 24/7 service and will take exceptional care of your aircraft, whether you need minor or major repairs.

Pilatus Certified Service Center for the Caribbean

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Our technical station

St Barth Executive operates an advanced aircraft maintenance station, more specifically a Pilatus PC-12 Satellite Center. Let your EASA Part 145 be our mission, as all your avionics repairs. And when it comes to spare parts, just lean on us: we’re authorized dealers for most aircraft parts. Confronting an AOG situation in the Caribbean? We’ll figure it out. Our mobile maintenance team is equipped with the most recent tools, computers and a comprehensive 2018 test platform.

Our knowledgeable technicians are specifically trained in Switzerland at the Pilatus factory, along with our partners EPPS Aviation, Pilatus USA and Honeywell USA. Some of them have worked on Pratt & Whitney engines for over 15 years.

At our Pilatus PC-12 Satellite Center, we provide the following maintenance and recovery services:
- Planned maintenance (all checks)
- Line maintenance
- Repair station and trouble shooting systems, including APEX avionics
- All servicing (oxygen, fluids, tires, etc.)
- Authorized Pilatus and Honeywell parts dealer and installer (including parts under warranty), also for AOG parts with Pilatus rates
- Mobile AOG team responding all over the Caribbean (including Cuba and French Guiana) with a fully-functional workshop, time-saving tools, diagnostic equipment and parts.

Comprehensive Aircraft Management

At St Barth Executive, we provide bespoke solutions for EASA aircrafts: from global operational management to continuing airworthiness monitoring and certificate (Part M/G+I), EASA maintenance program creation and certification and fleet list operations.

FBO services

St Barth Executive offers quality 24/7 fixed-base operator services based in Guadeloupe (TFFR/PTP) with our partner Caraibes Handling. With its 10,266-ft runway, it is the last Caribbean uncongested, uncrowded platform even during the high season. Its convenient central position in the Caribbean (35 minutes from St Barts, 45 minutes from Mustique) make it a top choice for crews, with great value accommodations and activities. Simply the best base for your jet and passenger transfers to the most upscale and exclusive islands in the Lesser Antilles, with all the benefits of our new Executive PC-12 NGs.

Our dedicated team

Nicolas Rivaux

Director of Maintenance

Responsible for the maintenance of St Barth Executive fleet of aircraft, at 38, Nicolas has spent half his life maintaining aircrafts such as Pilatus, Beechcraft, DHC6, Cessna Caravan 208 or ATR and has over 20 years of experience on EASA Part 145 (Maintenance Organization Approvals).

Olivier Kancel

Deputy Maintenance Manager

Before joining St Barth Executive as a Deputy Maintenance Manager where he deploys his full range of skills as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Deputy Airworthiness Manager and Deputy Technical Director, Olivier worked for Air France Engineering and Maintenance departments. Olivier has over 15 years of experience in the aviation maintenance industry. He’s an APEX Avionics Systems expert, a B1 Licensed Aircraft Engineer on Boeing 777 – 200 & 300, Cessna 208 Series, Socata TBM 700 Series, De Havilland DHC6, Pilatus PC-12 NG & Legacy and Boeing 777-200&300 and a B2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer on Pilatus PC-12 NG & Legacy and De Havilland DHC6.