About Us

Welcome to BIRD Aviation: Your Aircraft. Your safety. Our commitment.

At BIRD Aviation, we're more than just a maintenance company – we're a team of seasoned management entrepreneurs and skilled technicians dedicated to redefining excellence in aviation services. With a rich history of managing Maintenance Divisions for national flag carriers and a wealth of expertise in engineering and operations, we've built a reputation for reliability, accountability, and professionalism.

Our Partnerships

Bird Aviation works in partnership with:

Part 147 organisation | CAMO Services Cyprus | Aviation Maintenance Academy

Our History

Meet Our Board

Our leadership team brings together decades of experience in the aviation industry.
From strategic management to technical proficiency, each member of our board is committed to driving BIRD Aviation towards greater heights of success and innovation. Get to know the minds behind our mission.

Frederic Pralus

Chief Executive Officer

Sotiroula Karaoli

Chief Financial Officer

Nikos Myritzis

Chief Operations Officer
and Head of Maintenance

Julia Pavlou

Chief Personnel Officer

Marc Pieters

Chief Compliance and 
Safety Officer

Maria Macha

Chief Commercial Officer

Expanding Horizons
Delivering Excellence

As we expand into the European, African, and Middle-Eastern
markets, our goal remains clear: to provide superior service and enhanced performance to our diverse portfolio of customers. Whether it’s scheduled inspections, defect rectification, or compliance with Airworthiness Directives, BIRD Aviation is dedicated to ensuring the safety and efficiency of every fleet we serve.

Line Maintenance Reinvented

At BIRD Aviation Line Maintenance, we don’t just meet industry standards – we exceed them. From routine inspections to complex component changes, our state-of-the-art facilities and experienced technicians ensure that your aircraft receive the highest level of care, even in AOG situations. Trust us to keep your fleet flying safely and smoothly.

Innovation in Action

Driven by a commitment to innovation, BIRD Aviation has transformed the former facilities of the Republic of Cyprus’ national flag carrier into a hub of cutting-edge technology and efficiency. By forging partnerships with leading OEMs and embracing turnkey modification projects, we’re poised to meet any challenge with precision and confidence.

Strategic Location
Global Impact

Located at the heart of the south-eastern Mediterranean basin, Cyprus holds a strategic position between Europe, Asia, and Africa – and BIRD Aviation is proud to call it home. Situated within Larnaca International Airport, our maintenance hub offers unparalleled accessibility and convenience for airlines across the region. 

Join us at BIRD Aviation as we soar to new heights of excellence in airline maintenance. Experience the difference that expertise, innovation, and dedication can make for your fleet. Read more about our services and contact us today to learn how we can support your aviation needs.