New Orleans, LA (January 16, 2014) – At the 2014 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference, World Fuel Services Network announced today that they have partnered with FlightAware to offer their member FBOs access to FlightAware’s FBO ToolBox flight tracking suite. Through this agreement World Fuel Services Network FBOs are able to purchase FlightAware FBO ToolBox at a significant discount off the retail price.
FBO ToolBox enhances current FlightAware offerings while delivering new powerful tools and useful information to the hands of FBO managers, enabling them to see a more complete picture of the flying habits of their current and potential customers.
In addition to this discounted flight tracking offering, World Fuel Services Network FBOs benefit from a whole host of products & services that support their businesses. These include the World Fuel Services Network e-learning tool (for web-based aviation/customer service training), NATA Safety 1st Professional Line Service Training, cooperative advertising, marketing & advertising support, credit card processing featuring AVCARD®, WFS-Alliance contract fuel, the FlyBuys Rewards Program and much more.
About World Fuel Services Network
The World Fuel Services Network is a network of branded FBOs that provide quality fuel, personal service and experienced support. The global network includes FBOs under the Phillips 66 and Ascent brands and the AirElite service designation.
About World Fuel Services Corporation
Headquartered in Miami, Florida, World Fuel Services is a leading global fuel logistics company, principally engaged in the marketing, sale and distribution of aviation, marine and land fuel products and related services on a worldwide basis. World Fuel Services sells fuel and delivers services to its clients at more than 6,000 locations in 200 countries and territories, including airports, seaports, tanker truck loading terminals and other customer storage locations. With 48 strategically located global offices, World Fuel Services offers its clients a value-added outsource service for the supply, quality control, logistical support and price risk management of marine, aviation and land fuel.
The Company's global team of market makers provides deep domain expertise in all aspects of marine, aviation and land fuel management. Aviation customers include commercial airlines, cargo carriers, private aircraft and fixed base operators (FBO's), as well as the United States and foreign governments. World Fuel Services' marine customers include international container and tanker fleets, cruise lines and time-charter operators, as well as the United States and foreign governments. Land customers include petroleum distributors, retail petroleum operators, and industrial, commercial and government accounts. For more information, call 305-428-8000 or visit www.WorldFuel.com.
SOURCE: World Fuel Services Corporation
FlightAware (flightaware.com) is the largest flight tracking, flight data, and flight planning company in the world. FlightAware was the first company to offer free flight tracking services for both private and commercial aircraft in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. FlightAware provides flight tracking, flight data, and flight planning services in over forty countries to over four million people each month. Founded in 2005, FlightAware is privately held and has offices in Houston and New York.
The airport provides customized FBO services to its business & general aviation clientele and will be opening its new FBO facility in April 2014.
Continuing to Partner with the Network for Branded Aviation Fuel Supply & Marketing Support
ARINC Direct Partners with FlightAware to Offer Live Flight Tracking for Business Aviation Operations
Effective immediately ARINC Direct will exchange information with FlightAware to provide customers with a secure and customized FlightAware interface on ARINC Direct’s website.