Ground handling services

With its extensive ground handling experience (airports, airlines and passengers), Air Tahiti's FBO service offers you the assurance of working with experienced and skilled staff in each area and to benefit from a wide range of facilities.

Browse the services below to discover the full range of our offer in ground handling services.

FuelHigh quality guaranteed, at the best price

In partnership with SOMSTAT, Air Tahiti offers Jet-A1 or AVGAS refueling for all types of aircraft, at a preferential negotiated price.
Our partner, focused to maintain the highest quality of standards, brings its full attention to the fuel quality and performs daily Control checks with additional controls before each refuelling.
The Uvair fuel card and also fuel orders are accepted. Do not hesitate to contact us to confirm your means of payment.

Cabin cleaning

Air Tahiti is able to provide you with an experienced team dedicated to the full internal cleaning of the cabin and sanitation service of our customers' aircraft.
In accordance with your needs, our aircraft cleaning staff can also dress the cabin using the material provided by yourself.


Air Tahiti offers, on request and according to your requirements, a laundry service performed by a specialized company.

Catering serviceà la carte service

Our staff is at your disposal to provide, on demand, a catering service à la carte. We take orders up to 24 hours in advance, forward them to our different suppliers and ensure the follow-up.
Our partnership with Newrest (the airport's official supplier), allow us to offer a service around the clock, with a choice of a gourmet menu equivalent to a first-class service.
And for something different, we also offer you the opportunity to order from local restaurants.

Baggage handling24/7 surveillance

Our handling agent will take care of unloading or loading your baggage.
When in transit, your personal belongings will be subject to continual surveillance and will be X-rayed before your departure.

Maintenance hangarTechnical assistance and equipment

If your aircraft suffers the slightest damage during the flight, Air Tahiti is able to provide to your maintenance engineers an access to our maintenance hangar.

If necessary, our teams can not only provide equipment support and assistance (specific aviation tools, maintenance ladders, hydraulic oils, etc.), but can also facilitate the customs declaration procedure for parts imported into French Polynesia from overseas.
In the event that your aircraft would fail on another island than Tahiti, we can arrange the shipment of parts to the island concerned.

EquipmentThe largest selection

Air Tahiti has the most comprehensive range of equipment and materials necessary to meet your needs at the time of landing, during the transit and at takeoff.
In addition, our maintenance department is able to assist with the maintenance of a wide range of aircrafts, from Cessnas to B744Fs.
List of equipment available on request:
  • Boarding ramps
  • Baggage conveyor
  • Highloader
  • Catering truck
  • Lavatory service cart
  • Potable water cart
  • Ground power unit (GPU)
  • Air start unit (ASU)
  • Towbars and tow assist devices
  • Tractors (pushback, baggage, etc.)
  • Nitrogen cart (tyre inflation)