Battle Creek, Michigan 

- KBTL -


Authorized Garmin Dealer

  • Avionics Installation

  • Avionics Repair

  • ADS-B Installation

  • Custom Instrument Panels

  • Pitot Static Checks

  • LED Lighting Installation


FAA Part 145 Repair Shop

  • Annual Inspections

  • Airframe Modifications

  • Compression & Timing

  • Landing Gear Overhaul

  • Major Component Overhaul

  • Pre-Purchase Inspections


Award-Winning Experience

  • Aircraft Painting

  • Airframe Fabrication

  • Fabric Recover & Repair

  • Interior Upholstery & Flooring

  • Radial Engine Repair

  • Wood Wing Repair


Luxurious Accommodation 

  • 24/7 Self-Serve 100LL

  • Full-Service Jet A

  • Pilot Lounge & Snooze Room

  • Private Offices

  • Private Showers

  • WACO Kitchen Restaurant

"The Centennial team was committed to a high quality installation with a friendly and helpful attitude.  It was a pleasure to work with everyone."

- Bob R | Piper Saratoga



Founded in 1985, Centennial Aircraft Services is a FAA Part-145 Repair Station located at Battle Creek Executive Airport (KBTL). Specializing in general aviation and vintage aircraft avionics, maintenance, repair and restoration. 

The dedicated and organized team of FAA Certified A&P Mechanics are specially trained to inspect, maintain, modify, overhaul and repair single, twin and experimental piston aircraft. With experience in Beechcraft, Cessna, Cirrus, Grumman, Piper & Mooney, have confidence that your airplane is in great care. 

Combined with WACO Aircraft Corp, Centennial possesses the skills and tooling required to produce award-winning tube & fabric aircraft restoration projects. Their team has successfully restored Great Lakes, Stearman, TaylorCraft, UPF-7 and other WACO models. Be it a simple fabric recover or full rebuild, expect a turn-key restoration to your specifications.

At Centennial, we believe communication & transparency are the keys to success. The price we quote is the price you pay and progress updates are provided along the way. Allow us to show you the value of a true aviation maintenance partner today. 


"If you are looking for a cheap job that cuts corners and will cost you big time down the road, go elsewhere. Centennial is a shop that seems to pride themselves on a stellar reputation providing the highest quality service to their customers. At Centennial you’ll receive great customer service, fair and transparent prices, and a high level of attention to detail on your project. "

- Eric F | Cessna 172


Centennial Aircraft Services 

15955 South Airport Road

Battle Creek, MI 49015

Battle Creek Executive Airport (KBTL)


Tel: +1 269.565.3200


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