Avfuel Corporation’s ready to fuel the fun in Nashville for NBAA’s 2023
Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference with a new promotion: Take Your
Pick. Avfuel’s promotion will connect 69 FBO partner companies—representing
approximately 124 fueling locations—with this year’s attendees in two
Avfuel Aisles for the ultimate networking experience.
While most New Year’s celebrations ended weeks ago, the 2023 celebration is
just starting for Avfuel Corporation as the industry’s leading independent
supplier of aviation fuel and services kicks off its 50th anniversary with
plans for a year-long golden jubilee. Avfuel will spend the next 12 months
celebrating a half a century of progress with special promotions and
events, giveaways and trivia, and so much more.
Avfuel Corporation recently provided four aviators with support to further
their aviation education with a total of $5,000 in scholarship funds. The
fuel supplier’s 2022 scholarship class includes: Joshua Kryzsko, earning
the AVTRIP Scholarship, and Tram Do, Gary-Dean Campbell and William Topp,
each earning an Avfuel Pilot-in-Training Scholarship. This is in addition
to six Sheltair and Avfuel: Future Takes Flight Scholarships totaling
$30,000 in 2022
Avfuel Corporation will share its SDC aisle with Neste this year, as the
companies’ joint effort to reduce aviation’s carbon emissions enters its
third year. Moving forward to create an efficient, continuous supply of
sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in the United States and beyond, Neste will
continue to provide Avfuel with SAF in volumes able to meet the growing
demands of its customers in 2023, while Avfuel will continue as a branded
SAF distributor for Neste, selling its product under the brand name Neste
MY Sustainable Aviation FuelTM.
The Fargo Air Museum will be hosting the first “Veterans Story Preservation
Day” Monday, February 6, 2023. Every veteran has a story worth being told.
Help the Fargo Air Museum preserve history for generations to come by
participating in a 30-minute audio and/or visual recorded video. Veterans
of all branches and conflicts are invited to tell their stories.
AC-U-KWIK, the leading provider of flight planning, airport, and FBO
information, is excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at the 2023
Schedulers and Dispatchers Conference in Nashville, Tenn., from January
24-26, 2023. We invite all attendees to visit our booth (#228) and meet
with our full North American and International editorial teams, who will be
on hand to answer questions, update information, and provide website and
app demos. We are excited to showcase our new North American and
International versions of the AC-U-KWIK books …
Revv Aviation is donating a customized Revv-branded Gibson Flying V guitar
through a drawing at the NBAA Schedulers and Dispatcher’s conference on
Jan. 24-26 in Nashville. The custom Gibson Revv-branded Flying V guitar
measures 43.5 inches long by 17 inches wide. Its body is made of mahogany,
and the neck/fretboard is ebony with pearl inlays. Revv Aviation
commissioned the guitar in mid-2022 for this special giveaway.
Last fall Business Jet Cares, Inc., a Business Jet 501(c)(3), raised nearly
$89,000 for Patriot PAWS Service Dogs and the Folds of Honor Foundation,
two non-profit organizations dedicated to giving back to our nation’s
military, first responders, and their families through educational
scholarships and providing trained services dogs of the highest quality.
Geneva Airpark, based at Geneva International Airport (LSGG), has reported
encouraging results for 2022, projecting a significant rise in activity
compared to the previous three years. From January to the end of November
2022, Geneva Airpark registered 2,309 aircraft arrivals/departures,
projecting a total of 2,500 for the entire year. That number is up 15% from
2021, and more than 9% from 2019.
Beginning Jan. 4, Avfuel took over as the official branded fuel supplier of
Meridian’s Hayward, California (KHWD), location. As an Avfuel-branded
location, Meridian Hayward’s customers will enjoy lucrative rewards with
the industry’s preferred loyalty program, AVTRIP, and streamlined
transactions through Avfuel Contract Fuel, which provides competitive fuel
rates at more than 3,000 global locations.
In January 2023, DC Aviation G-OPS will be opening a brand new FBO at Nice
Airport (LFMN). The new FBO is committed to delivering a complete range of
VIP handling services backed by the dedication, professionalism, and
experience of the DC Aviation G-OPS team.
Blackhawk Aerospace, a recognized leader in aircraft performance
improvements, announced that the Company has sold its majority ownership to
New State Aviation Holdings, the general aviation-focused platform of the
middle-market private equity firm New State Capital Partners.
Eagle Creek Aviation in Indianapolis, IN has been named an official Pilatus
Authorized PC-12 Service Center. The announcement was made by Pilatus, KCAC
Aviation and Eagle Creek.
The North Dakota Aviation Association (NDAA) has awarded its 2022
scholarships to a group of high school juniors, seniors, and recent GED
recipients who plan to pursue advanced education in the field of aviation.
NDAA partners with the ND Community Foundation and the aviation community
to provide these scholarships to qualifying students.
As part of its commitment to veterans and military service members,
American Aero presented the Navy SEAL Foundation with its 2022 donation—a
check for $18,875, funded by a portion of fuel sales. That brings the FBO’s
total contributions to $170,000.
In 1936, Elliott Aviation—then Elliott Flying Service—was just an airport
hangar and grass airstrip in DeWitt, Iowa, without running water or
electricity. With just one 300-gallon fuel truck, founder Herb Elliott
traded flying lessons for other needs including a well and a pump.
American Flight Support is a rapidly expanding Charter and Trip Support
company, with its headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ, and operational office in
Mexico City, along with five satellite offices and 72 representatives
spread out over Mexico, the Caribbean, and Latin America.
ETAM AVITAT SERVICES LTD is pleased to announce its listing on the
AC-U-KWIK platform as a world-class trip support services organization.
Meridian, the award-winning private aviation company, is pleased to
announce that its West Coast fixed base operation (FBO), Meridian Hayward,
was again voted the Corporate Aircraft Association’s (CAA) Preferred FBO at
Hayward Executive Airport (KHWD) in Hayward, CA.
L3Harris Technologies’ has selected Garmin’s G3000™ tandem integrated
flight deck as part of a U.S. Special Operations Command Armed Overwatch
program contract. L3Harris’ Sky Warden™ platform includes the first
forward-fit deployable combat aircraft featuring Garmin’s G3000 tandem
integrated flight deck.