AvFuel-Branded Eurojet Birmingham Wins Best Handling Agent/FBO at BACA Excellence Awards

The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) recently named Avfuel-branded Eurojet at Birmingham Airport “Best Handling Agent/FBO” at the network’s annual Excellence Awards luncheon. A record number of votes were cast online for this year’s award recipients. BACA is the world’s largest network for the air charter market. Members include air charter brokers, airports, airlines, business aircraft operators, handling agents, aviation lawyers and consultants. “Our members continue to provide the highest standards in the air charter market and the winners of each award, as well as those shortlisted, should be rightly proud of their services,” said Tony Coe, BACA chairman. Eurojet, a leading aircraft management, charter and maintenance company, has created one of Europe’s finest private aviation facilities in Birmingham. A £5 million, 41,000 square-foot facility completed in 2012 houses an Authorized Cessna Citation Service Facility, commercial operations center, aircraft sales suite and the full-service FBO, which boasts luxurious VIP passenger lounges, crew lounge, crew kitchen, private studies, flight planning room, shower facilities, and a unique 'snooze room' with individual, softly-lit dens. The partnership with Avfuel allows Eurojet to offer Avfuel’s popular pilot programs, including Avfuel Contract Fuel and AVTRIP Rewards, increasing appeal to pilots and flight departments. “Over the past several years, Eurojet has worked tirelessly to enhance the general aviation experience at Birmingham Airport,” said Eurojet's Managing Director, Graeme Campbell. “Our newly-built facility provides a high-end, comfortable environment while our partnership with Avfuel enhances and expands our offerings to the flying community. Both Avfuel and Eurojet strive to fuse luxury and convenience for guests of Eurojet Birmingham. This recognition from BACA validates our hard work.” Avfuel Vice President, Marketing, Marci Ammerman agrees: “Avfuel is thrilled to be part of the portfolio of products, programs and systems that make Eurojet Birmingham a favorite of travelers,” she said. “We are honored that our valued partner has been recognized in this fashion.”
Avfuel provides fuel and services to the global aviation industry and is the leading independent supplier in the United States. Established as a supply and logistics company nearly 40 years ago, Avfuel is core competent in every aspect that surrounds the delivery of fuel – from refinery to wingtip. Our diverse market of customers include: fixed base operators, airlines, freight companies, corporate flight departments, military special operations and helicopter operators. Avfuel combines global access with personalized service throughout a fueling network over 3,000 locations worldwide and 600+ Avfuel branded dealers and offers business solutions such as AVTRIP, an established, recognized pilot incentive program; the jet fuel savings program Avfuel Contract Fuel and Avplan, a flight-support and trip planning company for domestic and international customers. Our 100% dedication to aviation demonstrates our passion and commitment to a global community that prospers on the movement of goods and services around the world.
ABOUT EUROJET AVIATION Eurojet Aviation Ltd was established in 1987 and has now grown to become one of the most experienced private jet companies in Europe. Eurojet operates a managed charter fleet which includes the Cessna Citation Bravo, Excel/XLS/XLS+ aircraft with bases throughout the UK and Ireland, including Belfast, Birmingham and London. Eurojet operates full service FBOs at Birmingham Airport, Belfast International and Belfast City airports. For more information, visit www.eurojet.eu.com.