Our Pilots – Experienced, Capable, Courteous
- Have experience flying in virtually all weather conditions, day or night.
- Undergo rigorous annual training and flight checks every six months.
- Must surpass requirements for Part 135 charter pilots, and are more experienced than many airline pilots.
Fly with the best
Rest easy on your flight - all SkySouth pilots are extremely qualified.
Our charter planning team will put you in the best aircraft for your needs and take care of all the details, including the rental car waiting for your arrival.
Kevin grew up in Raleigh and graduated from the US Air Force Academy. After jet school he instructed in the T-38 supersonic jet and later flew C-130s at Fort Bragg and with the Charlotte Air Guard. He served combat tours in the Balkans, Middle East, and Afghanistan. In 2003, he started SkySouth with one Baron. He expanded the business in 2008, launching SkySouth Aviation Services, a fixed base operator at the Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport. He has over 30 years and more than 7,000 hours in numerous aircraft including the King Air and Citation jet. He lives in Durham with his wife Frances; they have two sons, Jackson and Quince.
General Manager and Controller
Katharine has been with SkySouth since 2010. Active in the Alamance County community and a business aviation advocate, she is proud of the services SkySouth provides at KBUY. At SkySouth, Katharine oversees financial operations and reporting, FBO operations, and information systems. She earned her Master's degree in Business Administration from Elon University. In her free time, she enjoys singing in a choir and being a new mom.
Chief Pilot, Baron Captain
David Carr has flown high performance aircraft for more than 15 years and has accumulated over 3000 hours of flight time. When David is not flying he enjoys outdoor adventure sports, hunting and traveling. Originally from WV and a Marshall University graduate, David has called NC home since 1995.
Charter Sales Coordinator
Since 2013, Heidi has been providing exceptional customer service to SkySouth’s customers. Providing the highest level of service to customers is her passion. When she is not taking care of aircraft and charter flights, Heidi enjoys gardening, horseback riding, and spending time with family and friends.
Nate started flying when he was just 16 and went on to college in Florida where he earned his bachelor's degree along with his commercial and instructor ratings. He flew for the Kansas City Royals Baseball team and later was a jet and turboprop instructor and examiner for FlightSafety International. Nate loves to spend time making music as a singer songwriter and getting outdoors to hike in the mountains.
A former airline pilot, Carl Chambers has flown jets, turboprops, and pistons for over 25 years. When Carl is not flying, he's managing his family farm and timber business.
We count on SkySouth to fly us to meetings in small towns throughout the Carolinas and Virginia. The pilots are friendly and professional. Katharine and her staff arrange rental cars and take care of all the details."