FUEL

19/03/2020

World Fuel Services (WFS) has won a tender to provide Jet A-1 fuel to the helicopter service for Hornsea One offshore wind farm. The relationship will see World Fuel working in conjunction with Ørsted and Swire Oilfield Services in response to the unique challenges presented by running the world’s largest wind farm –including access and […]

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10/03/2020

Avfuel Corporation is pleased to announce that appointment of Zinnia Lerma and Candace Schroeder as contract fuel sales associates. Lerma has more than 20 years of experience in the aviation industry working for such companies as Universal Weather and Aviation, and Million Air Houston in sales, business development and account manager roles. As a contract […]

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10/03/2020

Avfuel is committed to helping the industry reach its carbon neutrality goals. As part of this initiative, Avfuel now offers a voluntary carbon offset program for its fueling partners. The fuel supplier helps flight operations offset their carbon emissions in one of two ways—by designating a specific number of gallons to offset when creating an […]

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09/03/2020

Gazpromneft-Aero, the aviation fuel business operator of Gazpromneft, has become the first Russian company to join Joint Inspection Group Ltd (JIG), the world-leading organisation for the development of aviation fuel supply standards covering the entire supply chain for Aviation Fuels from refinery to wing-tip. The JIG Standards are followed by over 120 member organisations operating […]

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04/03/2020

Global mission management provider, Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc., has completed the sale of its UVair Fueling Division to World Fuel Services (World Fuel).  “At Universal®, we’ve always been focused on not just supporting our customers’ needs today but looking ahead and taking the right steps to support their needs tomorrow,” said Universal Chairman, Greg […]

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03/03/2020

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, has returned to the 5th Aviation Africa summit at the Ethiopian Skylight Hotel, Addis Ababa as sponsor and exhibitor (Stand # 67 & 68). The company highlighted its low carbon solutions and sustainability agenda as the African aviation market gears up to support a forecasted […]

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07/02/2020

Hill Aircraft, Georgia’s top-rated FBO, has renewed its fuel supply relationship with World Fuel Services. The partnership, signed in December 2019, means clients of the Atlanta-based fixed-base operator (FBO) will continue to enjoy the high quality of World Fuel Services products for an additional five years. Conviently located at Fulton County-Brown Field (KFTY), Hill Aircraft […]

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15/01/2020

World Fuel Services and World Energy announced a World Economic Forum (WEF) Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Program designed to increase SAF availability and supply chain efficiency within the industry. The program will be available in time for business jets traveling to the 50th Annual Meeting of the WEF to enable lower carbon emissions of flights […]

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07/01/2020

Shell Aviation and World Energy have announced a collaboration to develop a scalable supply of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The agreement is intended to be a multi-year collaboration, with both companies acknowledging that the path to lower carbon emissions in aviation requires long-term commitment and collaboration. As part of the collaboration, Shell Aviation and World […]

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03/01/2020

A group of aviation stakeholders welcomed congressional legislation including provisions aimed squarely at promoting the development and use of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF). The House and Senate recently approved the legislation as part of a fiscal year 2020 appropriations package. The language contains a renewal-and-extension of the biodiesel tax incentive, for which certain fuels are […]

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01/01/2020

Bombardier announced that Latitude 33 Aviation, a private jet charter, executive jet management, and aircraft sales and acquisitions company based in California, has taken delivery of the first Bombardier customer aircraft to fly away on sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). Latitude 33 Aviation will manage and charter the best-selling Challenger 350 business jet in Seattle, WA, […]

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10/12/2019

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service supplier, has completed the roll out of its innovative Airfield Automation digital technology across São Paulo state, Brazil. It is estimated that around 150 of Air BP’s airport and operator customers will benefit from the new technology which aims to enhance safety, reliability and compliance in […]

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27/11/2019

Avfuel is providing Bombardier with an inaugural shipment of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to support the company’s long-standing commitment toward the environment. This aligns with Avfuel’s ongoing efforts to work with leading original equipment manufacturers on sustainability efforts. In total, Avfuel supplied 7,300 gallons (27,600 liters) of SAF to Bombardier to fuel its new customer […]

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27/11/2019

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, has signed a technical services agreement with Sonangol, the state-owned oil company in Angola. This marks Air BP’s entry into the country and expands its footprint in Africa, one of the fastest-growing aviation regions over the next 20 years according to the International Air Transport […]

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23/10/2019

Leaders of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) announced an unprecedented gathering, to be held early next year in Washington, DC, aimed at accelerating the availability and use of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF). The new Business Aviation Global Sustainability Summit, scheduled to take place in March 2020, was announced […]

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