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For 25th Year, Avfuel Funds Eager Aviators With Scholarships

ANN ARBOR, Mich. / February 9, 2024 / AVIATION NEWS – With a longstanding commitment to supporting the future of aviation, Avfuel is proud to announce its 25th scholarship class, distributing a further $5,000 in scholarship monies to individuals pursuing careers and...

Sheltair Partners with Tampa International Airport to Host Volocopter

TAMPA BAY, Fla / November 8, 2023 / Aviation News – On November 2nd, in collaboration with Tampa International Airport and Volocopter, Sheltair generously offered its convenient location and hangar space at its award-winning Tampa, Florida, (TPA) FBO location to host...

Aviation Veteran Tom Owen Appointed General Manager of Big Island Jet Center

Las Vegas / October 16, 2023 / NBAA BACE NEWS – The ownership group of Big Island Jet Center proudly announces the hiring of long-time aviation executive, Tom Owen, as its General Manager. Big Island Jet Center is a premier FBO under construction at Ellison Onizuka International Airport (PHKO) in Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i.

Fargo Jet Center Delivers Two Highly Customized Bombardier Learjet 75 Air Ambulance Aircraft to Government of Romania

October 10, 2023 (Fargo, ND, USA) Fargo Jet Center (FJC), in collaboration with Bombardier and Spectrum Aeromed, has delivered two highly customized Bombardier Learjet 75 air ambulance aircraft to be used in Romania by the General Aviation Inspectorate of the Ministry...

Sheltair Cements Its Commitment to Future Aviators with Network-Wide Girls in Aviation Day Events

Fort Lauderdale, FL. / September 28, 2023 / Aviation News – Sheltair teamed up with Women in Aviation International (WAI) to celebrate Girls in Aviation Day (GIAD). On Saturday, September 23rd, Sheltair hosted over 3,000 next-generation aviators at FLL, DAB, TPA, ECP,...

Sheltair Completes Tampa Hangar Expansion

TAMPA, Fla. / September 21, 2023 / Aviation News – Sheltair Aviation, a leading aviation services company, completed construction on a new hangar and office facility at its award-winning Tampa, Florida, (TPA) FBO location. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was recently held...

Castle & Cooke Aviation, GA Aid Maui

VAN NUYS, Calif. / September 14, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS – With FBO locations in Van Nuys, California, (KVNY) and Honolulu (PHNL) connecting the mainland U.S. with Hawaii, the island community is near and dear to Castle & Cooke Aviation. So, when long-time tenant, Planet 9, approached the company about relief efforts for sister-island, Maui, amidst disastrous wildfires, the FBO’s team leapt into action, helping to facilitate aid in a way only general aviation can execute in the wake of disaster.

Empowering the Next Generation: soFLY Southern Tropics Hosts Girls in Aviation Day Events across Doral, Fort Lauderdale, and Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL. September 8, 2023 — soFLY Southern Tropics, a nonprofit chapter of Women in Aviation International (WAI) representing South Florida to the Islands, is set to host three inspiring Girls in Aviation Day (GIAD) events in Doral, Fort Lauderdale, and...

Jet Center at Santa Fe Opens First-in-Class Terminal Building

SANTA FE, N.M. / August 24, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS – Jet Center at Santa Fe completed construction on its new executive terminal facility and the renovation of its former FBO space at Santa Fe Regional Airport (KSAF).

London Southend Jet Centre Joins Avfuel Branded Network

ANN ARBOR, Mich. / August 1, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS— Avfuel, the leading independent supplier of aviation fuel and services, welcomed London Southend Jet Centre (EGMC) to its branded network.

Sheltair and Departments of Homeland Security and Transportation Partner to Stop Human Trafficking

Fort Lauderdale, FL. / July 27, 2023 / Aviation News – In an effort to protect those within its communities and beyond its borders, Sheltair has partnered with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of Transportation on its joint Blue Lightning Initiative (BLI) aimed to end human trafficking.

Avfuel Welcomes The Ohio State University Airport to Branded Network

ANN ARBOR, Mich. / June 30, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS— The Ohio State University Airport (KOSU) joined the Avfuel-branded Network effective July 1. The partnership unites the leading independent supplier of aviation fuel and services with the university’s aeronautics and aviation campus, a general aviation reliever for John Glenn Columbus International Airport.

Runway Reopens July 1 at Lancaster Airport

LANCASTER, Penn. / June 27, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS— Lancaster Airport (KLNS) is pleased to announce the completion of Phase III of its four-phase runway improvement project, an event marked by the reopening of runway 8-26, taxiway Delta east of runway 13-31, and both taxiways Juliet and November east of taxiway Foxtrot on Saturday, July 1.

Banyan Air Service Selected as Exclusive Provider of Customs RSP at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport

Fort Lauderdale, FL – 6/26/23 – Banyan Air Service, a Fixed Base Operator (FBO), announces that it has been exclusively chosen by the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) to offer the Reimbursable Services Program (RSP) at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE).

AMS Expands to Columbia Missouri Regional Airport

Columbia, Missouri. Airline Maintenance Service, Inc. better known as “AMS” has announced today the recent expansion of services to the Columbia Missouri Regional Airport. With facilities located directly adjacent to the air carrier ramp AMS expects to be staffed...

Naples Airport Propels Industry Towards a Cleaner Future

Naples, Florida – On June 9th, Naples Aviation began offering 94 octane unleaded fuel (UL 94) as an
environmentally cleaner alternative to traditional aviation gasoline.

SANTA CLARA GLIDER INSTALLED IN CROWNAIR AVIATION LOBBY

A replica of the Santa Clara glider was recently installed in Crownair Aviation’s 35-foot high lobby.

AVFUEL’S EUROPEAN SALES TEAM GROWS

GENEVA, Switzerland / May 22, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS – Avfuel increased its European sales support presence in 2023, adding two new fuel sales representatives just in time for introductions at EBACE.

AVFUEL CELEBRATES EBACE, ANNIVERSARY

GENEVA, Switzerland / May 22, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS –Avfuel is celebrating two occasions in Geneva this year: joining the international aviation community at EBACE2023, and the company’s 50 years of evolution from regional fuel supplier to the industry’s first comprehensive, global supplier of aviation fuel and services.

Customers Give Avfuel Network FBOs Stellar Marks in Industry Surveys

Avfuel-branded FBOs have been recognized among the best in the business in the 2023 Aviation International News FBO and Professional Pilot PRASE customer surveys, dominating the top spots in each.

Castle & Cooke Aviation, GA Aid Maui

Castle & Cooke Aviation, GA Aid Maui

VAN NUYS, Calif. / September 14, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS – With FBO locations in Van Nuys, California, (KVNY) and Honolulu (PHNL) connecting the mainland U.S. with Hawaii, the island community is near and dear to Castle & Cooke Aviation. So, when long-time tenant, Planet 9, approached the company about relief efforts for sister-island, Maui, amidst disastrous wildfires, the FBO’s team leapt into action, helping to facilitate aid in a way only general aviation can execute in the wake of disaster.

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Sheltair and Departments of Homeland Security and Transportation Partner to Stop Human Trafficking

Sheltair and Departments of Homeland Security and Transportation Partner to Stop Human Trafficking

Fort Lauderdale, FL. / July 27, 2023 / Aviation News – In an effort to protect those within its communities and beyond its borders, Sheltair has partnered with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of Transportation on its joint Blue Lightning Initiative (BLI) aimed to end human trafficking.

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Avfuel Welcomes The Ohio State University Airport to Branded Network

Avfuel Welcomes The Ohio State University Airport to Branded Network

ANN ARBOR, Mich. / June 30, 2023 / AVIATION NEWS— The Ohio State University Airport (KOSU) joined the Avfuel-branded Network effective July 1. The partnership unites the leading independent supplier of aviation fuel and services with the university’s aeronautics and aviation campus, a general aviation reliever for John Glenn Columbus International Airport.

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