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Avfuel Training System Updates

As a leader in fuel quality assurance and safety training, Avfuel Corporation announces updates to its training system, including a supervisory fuel safety training webinar and human factors training course.

DFW OPENS FULL-SERVICE FBO, PARTNERS WITH AVFUEL

Avfuel Corporation is pleased to welcome DFW Corporate Aviation at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (KDFW) to its network of branded fueling locations as the organization expands its offerings to now include full FBO services.

Avfuel and Neste Create Strategic Partnership for Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Avfuel Corporation and Neste are proud to announce a strategic partnership to create an efficient, continuous supply of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in the United States.

Avfuel Joins ALTA

Avfuel, an independent global supplier of aviation fuel and services with over 45 years of trajectory, joins the group of ALTA (Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association) members.

Fargo Air Museum Gives Youth Intro to Aviation

Fargo Air Museum (FAM) is partnering with local aviation companies to offer Introduction to Aviation camps for area youth. These camps provide an opportunity for participants to learn about different areas of aviation through exciting interactive experiences. This comes as part of the museum’s efforts to expand educational programming for kids and teens in the community.

Homeward Bound

Here’s a heartwarming story to share just before the holidays. This fall, Avfuel-branded FBO Threshold Aviation in Chino, California (KCNO), arranged to take one perfect pooch home to her parents from Europe.

Leading Edge Jet Center Accepts Avfuel SAF

In commitment to driving the industry’s sustainability initiatives forward, Avfuel Corporation partnered with Leading Edge Jet Center, a provider of business aviation services throughout the Pacific Northwest, to deliver a demonstrative load of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to the fixed-base operator’s (FBO) Seattle facility.

Avfuel Brands TAC Air – BUF

Avfuel Corporation is proud to partner with TAC Air as the branded fuel supplier of its newly-acquired FBO at Buffalo Niagara International Airport (KBUF). The FBO makes for the fourth TAC Air location in the Avfuel-branded network, along with KLIT in Little Rock, Arkansas, KBDL in Hartford, Connecticut, and KRDU in Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina.

Avfuel Announces 2020 Scholarship Class

Avfuel is proud to release its 2020 scholarship class, including recipients of the 22nd Annual AVTRIP Scholarship—Philip Kost and Megan Stumbo—and the 3rd Annual Avfuel Pilot-in-Training Scholarship—Cassandra Gultom, Lyndse Costabile and Brentin Wilson.

Flight Department Uses Avfuel SAF

Avfuel Corporation demonstrates its continued commitment to driving sustainability forward with a delivery of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to Atlantic Aviation at New Castle Airport (KILG) for one of the airport’s private flight department tenants. This marks the fuel supplier’s first such delivery for a corporate flight department customer following an array of demonstrations with FBOs, airports, OEMs and charter companies.

MRB Brokers Partnership with Avfuel

The Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport Authority (MRB) is proud to announce its new partnership with Avfuel Corporation. The addition of Avfuel to the Airport’s providers means that its fuel and gold standard in aviation services will be made available to MRB customers.

ACI Jet Fights for Clean Air

As hundreds of fires rage throughout California, devastating communities and diminishing air quality throughout the region, ACI Jet works diligently to support its beloved home in every way it can: by providing service to life-saving aerial firefighting operations and taking on two loads of Avfuel SAF mid-August to support clean air initiatives.

New SAF Guide Released

The Business Aviation Coalition for Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF Coalition) today released a new informational guide detailing how industry leaders can incorporate sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) into their operations and accelerate the adoption of low-carbon fuels, while reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

ACI Jet Offers Avfuel SAF

With a top priority on moving sustainability initiatives forward for the wellness of our world, Avfuel Corporation delivered 7,300 gallons of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to ACI Jet in Santa Ana, California, on Tuesday, August 11.

The Fly Louie Card, Powered by Avfuel

Operators in the Fly Louie Alliance can enjoy streamlined transactions with the new Fly Louie Card, powered by Avfuel.

CARES Act Tax Holiday

Specific to the CARES Act passed in late March, examining whether a fuel price contains Federal Excise Tax (FET) makes its way to the top of the list when attempting to compare fuel prices from one vendor or FBO, to another.

BJT: Truth About BizAv

Business Jet Traveler’s Mark Phelps calls on us all to speak the truth about business aviation.

Preserving AVTRIP Tiers

Out of appreciation for its customers and in reaction to the COVID-19 pandemic’s affect on flight activity, Avfuel is preserving the tiers of its AVTRIP members who earned a gold or platinum status for 2020 through 2021.

Scholarship Applications Available

Avfuel Corporation announces the 2020 scholarship applications for the 3rd Annual Avfuel Pilot-in-Training Scholarship and 22nd Annual AVTRIP Scholarship are now available at Avfuel.com/Scholarships.

Fueling Care During Crisis: Manufacturing PPE

Though the aviation industry faces a dip in flight activity, operations at Avfuel’s headquarters in Ann Arbor, Mich., are just ramping up as some of the company’s OEM professionals in its Avtank division not only focus on making and maintaining refueler trucks, but also join the effort to make personal protective equipment for the medical community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fargo Air Museum Gives Youth Intro to Aviation

Fargo Air Museum Gives Youth Intro to Aviation

Fargo Air Museum (FAM) is partnering with local aviation companies to offer Introduction to Aviation camps for area youth. These camps provide an opportunity for participants to learn about different areas of aviation through exciting interactive experiences. This comes as part of the museum’s efforts to expand educational programming for kids and teens in the community.

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Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound

Here’s a heartwarming story to share just before the holidays. This fall, Avfuel-branded FBO Threshold Aviation in Chino, California (KCNO), arranged to take one perfect pooch home to her parents from Europe.

read more
Leading Edge Jet Center Accepts Avfuel SAF

Leading Edge Jet Center Accepts Avfuel SAF

In commitment to driving the industry’s sustainability initiatives forward, Avfuel Corporation partnered with Leading Edge Jet Center, a provider of business aviation services throughout the Pacific Northwest, to deliver a demonstrative load of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to the fixed-base operator’s (FBO) Seattle facility.

read more
Sheltair Opens Hangar Complex at FXE

Sheltair Opens Hangar Complex at FXE

Sheltair has announced that its Northside Hangar Complex at Fort
Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE) is now open. The family-owned company has delivered its
promise of further supporting the business aviation community with the opportunity to lease
prime aviation real estate in the heart of South Florida.

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Avfuel Brands TAC Air – BUF

Avfuel Brands TAC Air – BUF

Avfuel Corporation is proud to partner with TAC Air as the branded fuel supplier of its newly-acquired FBO at Buffalo Niagara International Airport (KBUF). The FBO makes for the fourth TAC Air location in the Avfuel-branded network, along with KLIT in Little Rock, Arkansas, KBDL in Hartford, Connecticut, and KRDU in Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina.

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Avfuel Announces 2020 Scholarship Class

Avfuel Announces 2020 Scholarship Class

Avfuel is proud to release its 2020 scholarship class, including recipients of the 22nd Annual AVTRIP Scholarship—Philip Kost and Megan Stumbo—and the 3rd Annual Avfuel Pilot-in-Training Scholarship—Cassandra Gultom, Lyndse Costabile and Brentin Wilson.

read more
Flight Department Uses Avfuel SAF

Flight Department Uses Avfuel SAF

Avfuel Corporation demonstrates its continued commitment to driving sustainability forward with a delivery of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to Atlantic Aviation at New Castle Airport (KILG) for one of the airport’s private flight department tenants. This marks the fuel supplier’s first such delivery for a corporate flight department customer following an array of demonstrations with FBOs, airports, OEMs and charter companies.

read more