Gazpromneft-Aero Launches Aircraft Fueling in Cyprus
Gazpromneft-Aero has started fueling aircrafts of Russian carriers at Pafos International Airport in Cyprus. The project was launched on November 15 as part of Transaero Airlines flight programs. The new project is implemented within the framework of the company's partnership with the Cyprian Petrolina (Holdings) Public Ltd.
Currently, Gazpromneft-Aero's geography covers Turkey (Istanbul, Antalya and Dalaman), Tunis (Monastir), Thailand (Bangkok), Egypt (Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada), China (Beijing), Jordan (Aqaba), India (Goa), and Norway (Tromsø). In the near future, the company schedules to widen the scope of its activities in the Middle East and West European markets.
Gazpromneft-Aero is a subsidiary of JSC Gazprom Neft operating in the sphere of aircraft and wing fueling and jet fuel distribution from January 1, 2008.
Currently, Gazpromneft-Aero is the major jet fuel supplier in Russia operating an own network of jet fueling complexes. In 2009, Gazpromneft-Aero became first among peers in terms of volume of aviation kerosene retail sales.