Gazpromneft-Aero Signs Contract with Belavia Airlines to Provide Refueling Services at Dubai International Airport

Feb. 22, 2021

Gazpromneft Aero, the aviation fuel operator of Gazprom Neft, has signed a contract to provide aircraft refueling services on behalf of Belavia Airlines, the Belorussian flagship carrier, at Dubai International Airport (UAE).

Gazpromneft-Aero provides into the wing refueling at international airports in the United Arab Emirates in partnership with the country’s national aviation fuel company. In turn, airline customers from Dubai can receive guaranteed fuel service at the airports of Gazpromneft-Aero's presence in Russia and the CIS.

“We have been cooperating with Belavia for four years. In addition to refueling the airline’s scheduled flights in Dubai, Gazpromneft-Aero provides Belavia with refueling services at the international airports of Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Kaliningrad and Voronezh. As international air traffic resumes, we are delighted to expand our cooperation with Belarusian partners and provide them with high-quality services on other popular destinations in Russia and abroad,” said Vladimir Yegorov, Gazpromneft-Aero’s CEO.

“Our airline's specialists have been working for a long time to launch regular flights to Dubai International Airport, and we are excited to operate the first flight on Feb. 19. The quality of aircraft service, including fuel quality, has always been important for us, so we choose only reliable partners. We hope to strengthen our cooperation in the future across other destinations along the airline's route network,” said Igor Cherginets, Belavia Airlines CEO.