Jet Aviation signs preferred handling agreement with World Fuel Services
GENEVA / May 29, 2018 – Jet Aviation is pleased to announce it has signed a preferred Fixed Base Operation (FBO) service agreement for facilities in EMEA and Asia with World Fuel Services, a global aviation fuel and services company based in Miami, Florida.
World Fuel Services (WFS) offers its global customers both full-service and self-service trip support, from flight planning and ground handling to fueling and compliance. Under the agreement signed at EBACE 2018 in Geneva, Jet Aviation becomes the preferred handling service provider for WFS at select locations throughout EMEA and Asia.
Joel Purdom, SVP, Global Trip Support at WFS, said, “Our clients depend on our network locations to deliver excellent services that ensure seamless travel. We’re fully committed to the highest possible vetting standards, with quality control professionals on every continent constantly inspecting our airport locations to ensure they meet high service standards. We’re delighted to extend our relationship with Jet Aviation, an FBO partner that values service excellence at every turn. Jet Aviation has nearly 20 FBO locations in its growing regional FBO network, consistently does well in international customer polls and is a long and trusted partner.”
Stefan Benz, SVP regional business operations EMEA and Asia, adds, “We appreciate World Fuel Services’ commitment to providing value through outstanding service and are delighted to expand our cooperation to include our facilities in Jeddah, Riyadh, Medina, Munich, Berlin and Vienna. We look forward to welcoming World Fuel customers throughout our network.”
Jet Aviation is a proud member of WFS’s Air Elite Network. In Europe, member locations include Zurich, Geneva, Dusseldorf and Dubai. In North America, they have a total of nine member locations. Jet Aviation’s newly acquired Hawker Pacific FBOs in Brisbane, Cairns, Perth, Singapore and Sydney are also Air Elite members, and many other global locations are joining soon.