Tag: aviation fuel

Swissport Starts Up Aviation Fueling in Finland

Swissport will be providing aviation fueling at Helsinki Airport in Finland. They will take over the operations of Shell Aviation, including a customer portfolio of leading international carriers. Swissport is expanding its fueling business in Northern Europe. The start of operations for its new ...

Gazpromneft-Aero Implements Innovative Method of Aviation Fuel Microbiological Control

Gazpromneft-Aero, the aviation fuel business operator of Gazpromneft, has become the first Russian company to implement a unique microbiological quality control system for aviation fuel. The innovative system, which complies with local and international IATA requirements, detects the presence of ...

Shell Aviation and World Energy Look to Increase Supply of Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Shell Aviation and World Energy have today 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 ...

The Aviation Fuelling Challenge starts on 1 October

The Aviation Fuelling Challenge starts on 1 October

The Aviation Fuelling Challenge (AFC) - the only international competition for aviation fuel supply professionals - will take place from 1-3 October in Belgrade (Serbia). The event is organised by Gazpromneft–Aero, the aviation fuel business operator of Gazpromneft, and supported by IATA. The ...

SAS now offering travellers chance to voluntarily choose to buy biofuel

SAS now offering travellers chance to voluntarily choose to buy biofuel

Travellers flying with SAS can now voluntarily choose to buy biofuel and so help reduce climate-affecting CO2 emissions by up to 80 per cent. The new non-profit service aims to pioneer a large-scale and competitive market for biofuel within aviation, in line with SAS’ sustainability strategy....

Gazpromneft-Aero increases jet fuel retail sales in Russia and abroad

Gazpromneft-Aero increases jet fuel retail sales in Russia and abroad

Gazpromneft-Aero sold 1.31 tonnes of jet fuel according to the company’s results for the first half of 2019, increasing ‘wing-tip’ sales by three per cent year-on-year (YOY). The total volume of jet fuel sales for the past six months reached 1.77 million tonnes. Gazpromneft-Aero increased ...

Air France and Gazpromneft-Aero extend cooperation agreement

Air France and Gazpromneft-Aero extend cooperation agreement

Gazpromneft-Aero has signed a new agreement with Air France to refuel regular flights at Belgrade's Nikola Tesla International Airport, where the airline has just launched regular flights to Paris. The total refuelling volume under this contract will exceed two thousand tons and will be carried ...

Amsterdam back to normal after fuel system fault causes havoc

Amsterdam back to normal after fuel system fault causes havoc

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is getting back to normal today after a fault in the fuel system caused a raft of aircraft cancellations and delays yesterday (24 July). Aircraft at Schiphol could not be refuelled after Aircraft Fuel Supply, a third-party company that controls aircraft fuel supply, ha...

Biofuels and carbon offsets power Delta’s first carbon-neutral flights

Biofuels and carbon offsets power Delta’s first carbon-neutral flights

The newest Airbus A321 in Delta Air Lines' fleet took its initial flight on Friday (12 July) and was a completely carbon-neutral - a first for Delta - as it continues to make strategic moves to bolster its ongoing sustainability commitments. Delta has partnered with Air BP to supply biofuels for...

Sri Lanka to reduce aviation charges at its main hub to boost air traffic

Sri Lanka to reduce aviation charges at its main hub to boost air traffic

Ground handling charges, aviation fuel, and embarkation levy have been reduced at Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) to boost air transport and tourism which has suffered since the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks. The Sri Lankan government’s cabinet has approved a proposal ac...

Gazpromneft-Aero and IATA team-up for fuel training

Gazpromneft-Aero and IATA team-up for fuel training

Gazpromneft-Aero in cooperation with IATA Fuel Quality Pool (IFQP) will hold an international training seminar dedicated to the jet fuel supply at airports. The event will be held from 22-26 July, 2019 at the aviation fuel supplier's refueling station at Novosibirsk's Tolmachevo International A...

Avinor signs partnership for production of sustainable aviation fuel

Avinor signs partnership for production of sustainable aviation fuel

Norwegian airport operator Avinor has signed a partnership for production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The company has entered into an agreement with Quantafuel to buy SAF based on Norwegian biomass. The fuel will be producted in a pilot plant funded by ENOVA. In order to fund the develop...

Air BP and CNAF expand partnership in fast-growing Chinese aviation market

Air BP and CNAF expand partnership in fast-growing Chinese aviation market

Air BP and China National Aviation Fuel Group (CNAF) have signed a joint venture (JV) agreement to operate a general aviation fuel business in Southwest China, covering Sichuan Province, Guizhou Province and Chongqing Municipality. Subject to regulatory approvals, the JV, CNAF Air BP General Av...

KLM to work on project for first European plant for sustainable aviation fuel

KLM to work on project for first European plant for sustainable aviation fuel

Dutch carrier KLM is to work with SkyNRG and SHV Energy to launch a project that will see the development of the first European production facility for sustainable aviation fuel. Sustainable aviation fuel is a necessary short-term option the commercial aviation industry has to reduce CO2 emiss...

Gazpromneft-Aero now refuelling at 200 airports outside of Russia

Gazpromneft-Aero now refuelling at 200 airports outside of Russia

Gazpromneft-Aero has begun providing refueling services to Volga-Dnepr Airlines scheduled flights at the airport of the city of Qingdao. The agreement makes Liuting International Airport in China the 200th airport in the company’s overseas network and 25th one in Chinese network. Gazpromnef...

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