World Fuel Services Network welcomes TAG Farnborough Airport

TAG Farnborough Airport (EGLF/FAB) in Hampshire, United Kingdom, recently joined the World Fuel Services Network of FBOs.

Conveniently located less than an hour’s drive from the capital city’s central business district, the award-winning facility is known as the Business Aviation Gateway to London. TAG will leverage World Fuel Services’ reliable bulk jet fuel supply and technical support of local professionals during their 5-year supply agreement.

“TAG Farnborough Airport is pleased to announce that its exclusive aviation fuel supplier is now World Fuel Services,” said Brandon O'Reilly, CEO of TAG Farnborough Airport. "TAG Farnborough is delighted to have appointed World Fuel Services (WFS) after a competitive tender. The WFS network and commitment to uncompromising quality of product and service were the key reasons for selecting our new partner."

TAG Farnborough provides unmatched FBO/handling services and amenities to passengers and crews visiting the greater London area. Beyond the award-winning, beautifully designed facilities and standard FBO/ground handling services, the facility is also home to an on-site hotel (Aviator Hotel). TAG is IS-BAH certified and can handle aircraft of almost any size. The facility has been awarded the World’s No. 1 Fixed Base Operator for nine consecutive years and is well known for hosting the biennial Farnborough International Airshow. The airshow has been taking place since 1948 and will be open to the public July 21-22, 2018.

The Airport has a rich history in UK aviation. It was the UK’s first airfield and home to the country’s first powered flight in 1908. The airport is tower controlled, with radar approach facilities and is free of slot restrictions. The airport’s location offers convenient direct motorway and rail connections for quick access to London. London is also easily accessed via helicopter in 12 minutes.

“TAG Farnborough is one of the most highly decorated and respected facilities in our industry, with a global reputation for excellence” said Mark Amor, World Fuel Services’ Vice President Commercial Development. “We are delighted to be given the opportunity to serve their location with quality fuels, technical support services, and innovative sales and marketing solutions. We look forward to a longstanding and fruitful partnership.”

With their membership in the World Fuel Services Network, TAG Farnborough has access to comprehensive business and general aviation FBO solutions designed foster their business’ success and help them to better serve customers with world class offerings. From training, to credit card processing, to marketing support, Word Fuel Services Network FBOs are provided customized services by World Fuel Services’ team of dedicated industry professionals. World Fuel Services Network FBOs cater to flight operators by offering World Fuel Services Contract Fuel and provide an extra incentive for operators to use Contract Fuel or their AVCARD by awarding enhanced FlyBuys Rewards to customers with every purchase.

BlueSky Business Aviation News | 8th December 2016 | Issue #395