Avfuel Corporation

London City Airportjet Centre Joins The Avfuel Network Of Branded FBOs

LONDON, ENGLAND / ANN ARBOR, MI / 02 November, 2012 / INTERNATIONAL AVIATION NEWS / London City Airport Jet Centre at London City Airport has announced that it will join Avfuel Corporation’s global network of branded FBOs. As an Avfuel-branded FBO, the Jet Centre will now offer the jet fuel savings program Avfuel Contract Fuel, the AVTRIP pilot rewards program and more.

A favorite of corporate travelers, London City Airport Jet Centre is a desirable addition to the Avfuel network, said Marci Ammerman, Avfuel Vice President of Marketing. “We’ve always strived to listen to our customers and cater to what they really want. We see similar values put forth by London City Airport and the Jet Centre,” Ammerman said. “The airport and FBO have demonstrated a tremendous commitment to corporate aviation. The care that has gone into the selection of available products and services as well as the facilities is remarkable.”

Axel Ienna, Director, Corporate Aviation for London City Airport, believes the Avfuel partnership not only addresses the Jet Centre’s commercial objectives, but brings a raft of extra benefits for LCY Jet Centre’s customers. ”We’re a competitive business and such have clear business goals – enhancing the service we offer to customers and stakeholders, polishing the passenger experience and attracting new customers from outside our traditional catchment area – which are amply served and promoted by our place in Avfuel’s global network. Being able to offer more competitive rates and increased flexibility serves customer’s needs – while being part of the network raises awareness of all the LCY Jet Centre can offer, both across Europe and in the US.”


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 logistic company nearly 40 years ago, Avfuel is core competent in every aspect that surround 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 2000 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.


The London City Airport Private Jet Centre is by far the closest private Jet Centre to central London, just three miles from

Canary Wharf, seven miles from the City and 10 miles from London’s West End. The Jet Centre welcomes its fair share of celebrity and royal traffic all year around turns into a busy jump-off point during the winter for private ski vacations in nearby Alps. The Jet Centre boasts a variety of conveniences and amenities, including VIP lounges and dedicated crew facilities. Our experienced staff will deliver a complete package of services ranging from flight planning, weather to ground and aircraft handling. The Jet Centre was voted in 2005 as the best corporate aviation passenger facility in Europe by European Business Air magazine


London City Airport (LCY) is the only London airport situated in London itself. Infrastructure improvements in 2011 catered for 3 million passengers and 70,000 movements, while in 2012 LCY celebrated its millionth flight, 35 millionth passenger and 25 years of operation. LCY offers a unique 20/10 proposition – a 20 minute check in, from door to gate, and a 10 minute arrival, from tarmac to train. 10 airlines fly out of LCY, serving 43 destinations, seven of which are new for 2012, and the airport has permission to increase its operation to 120,000 movements per annum.