Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, June 18, 2008 – Mercury Air Group, the US based global leader in aviation services, has signed an agreement with Horizon Business Concepts to license TotalFBO® Accounting and Aviation Management Software, a leader in aviation management software, and implement the package in its new Kuwait facility. In 2007 Mercury Air Group signed a management services agreement to operate the new facility through Royal Aviation Kuwait, a wholly owned subsidiary of United Projects Company. The new $42 Million Fixed Base Operation (FBO), located at the Kuwait International Airport (KWI), is the largest private aviation terminal in the Middle East.
Mercury Air Group, Inc. is a global leader in the aviation services industry and is one of the largest privately owned aviation services company in the world with business operations on five continents in more than 60 locations. Mercury Air Group provides aviation petroleum products, air cargo services and transportation as well as support services for international and US commercial airlines, general aviation and US government aircraft.
On April 29, 2008, Horizon Business Concepts, celebrated their 20th Anniversary in the aviation industry. The TotalFBO® program has risen to the top of the aviation marketplace since 1988 through constant development and refinement. With over 1400 licenses sold around the world, Horizon has the largest installed customer base of any general aviation accounting software anywhere.
“We congratulate Mercury Air Group on their new FBO and look forward to having them as one of Horizon’s family of TotalFBO users and to a long and prosperous relationship.” Leann Lehmann, President.
Training on the TotalFBO® program is scheduled, with Mercury Air Group – Kuwait’s grand opening slated for Fall, 2008.