June 19th, 2012 - Salem, OR - The UVair FBO NetworkSM, an alliance between EPIC™ and UVair® Fuel Program, has added six new member FBOs bringing the total number of FBOs in the network to 11. The new UVair FBO Network members are:
- (KAPA) Denver jetCenter in Englewood, CO
- (KAPC) Napa Jet Center in Napa, CA
- (KDAL) Textar Aviation in Dallas, TX
- (KGRR) Grand Rapids Air Center in Grand Rapids, MI
- (KHIO) Aero Air in Hillsboro, OR
- (KIWA) Gateway Aviation Services in Mesa, AZ
UVair FBO Network fuel signage will be installed at all independently-owned member locations in the next few weeks.
In celebration of the network’s debut, from July 1, 2012 through September 30, 2012, at UVair FBO NetworkSM locations, flight departments and crew will receive 4 Bravo™ reward points per gallon on qualifying transactions by using either their EPIC or UVair Cards. Sign up for Bravo today at MyBravoPoints.com, or ask to join when you visit any UVair FBO Network location.
FBOs interested in becoming a member of the UVair FBO Network can call (800)830-2357 with questions. Visit UVairFBONetwork.com to see the full list of member FBO locations.
About UVair FBO NetworkSM
UVair FBO NetworkSM is a premier network of independent FBOs throughout the U.S. and Canada. UVair FBO NetworkSM was formed through a strategic partnership between EPIC Aviation™, LLC (EPIC) and the UVair® Fuel Program. This unique Network includes FBOs that have high end facilities, exemplary service and safety, supported by industry-standard training at their facilities. Each location was handpicked to participate in the Network after undergoing an extensive review.
About EPIC Aviation, LLC
EPIC™ is an aviation fuel supplier with primary operations throughout the U.S. and Canada including the EPIC FBO Network. EPIC’s supply system consists of nearly 300 supply points in the U.S. and Canada selected to provide our customers with a reliable and secure fuel supply. The system utilizes a broad network of refineries, terminals, pipelines, and railcars to serve over 4,000 diverse customers including Airlines, Cargo Operators, Business Aviation Flight Departments, Fixed Base Operators and Resellers. EPIC specializes in innovative customer solutions and industry leading fuel quality assurance programs. EPIC is owned by Downstream Aviation, LP, which is based in Dallas, Texas. Downstream Aviation has a primary focus in acquiring and operating companies in the aviation fuel segment of the petroleum industry. Downstream currently operates in the U.S., Canada and Asia Pacific.
About the UVair Fuel Program
The UVair® Fuel Program, fueling services from Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc., offers a total Jet-A contract fuel solution, regardless of aircraft size. The UVair Fueling Card, which is accepted at more than 4,000 locations worldwide and carried by more than 19,500 cardholders, offers competitive, pre-negotiated discount fuel pricing with no annual fees and guaranteed payment to suppliers and FBOs. Cardholders also have access to a 24/7 team of dedicated aviation fuel specialists working on their behalf, value added tax (VAT) exemption support, and real-time online access to discounted fuel pricing.
EPIC Aviation announces the transition of all U.S. and Canadian FBOs who have been previously branded Air BP (as of February 15) to the EPIC Aviation fuel brand