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Gazprom Neft and Aeroflot join forces to develop “green” aviation fuel

Gazprom Neft has entered into an agreement with Aeroflot on cooperating in producing Russia’s first ever minimum-carbon-footprint sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), under a document signed by Gazprom Neft CEO Alexander Dyukov and Aeroflot CEO Mikhail Poluboyarinov at this year’s Eastern Economic Forum.* This partnership between Gazprom Neft and Aeroflot envisages the companies developing effective ...

23 September 2021
Gazprom Neft experts share their views on the development of the aviation refuelling market

... regulators. Gazpromneft Aero used the MAKS-2021 air show to present the first outcomes from its Smart Fuel instant aviation-refuelling payments blockchain platform . Company experts also discussed the outlook for developing environmentally friendly aviation fuel in Russia with representatives from the aviation industry. The Smart Fuel platform’s expanded functionality was presented to participants at the event’s “Flights Without Borders” roundtable, organised by Airbus — part of the global ...

26 July 2021
Gazprom Neft resumes refuelling flights to Egyptian resorts

... destinations, including Sharm El-Sheik and Hurghada, under an agreement with Egypt’s national fuel supplier, Misr Petroleum. This new agreement forms part of a partnership in place with Misr Petroleum since 2009. Over that time total deliveries of aviation fuel for servicing Russian and international air carriers’ flights throughout Egypt’s eight international airports have now reached more than 180,000 tonnes. “We’re counting on the gradual resumption of international air travel, and stand ...

9 July 2021
Gazprom Neft starts refuelling aircraft at the UK’s Birmingham Airport

... including Aeroflot, Ural Airlines, S7, Royal Flight, Volga-Dnepr and others. The company services Russian and international airlines abroad in collaboration with domestic fuel suppliers. Q1 2021 results show the company sold more than 22,000 tonnes of aviation fuel in refuelling cargo and cargo-passenger flights at international airports, exceeding 2020 and 2019 figures 2.6- and 3.8-fold, respectively. “We have the most extensive international coverage of all Russia’s aviation refuelling operators ...

22 June 2021
Gazprom Neft, VTB and Aeroflot commit to switching to blockchain settlements

... St Petersburg International Economic Forum to conclude a Memorandum of Cooperation on developing digital tools for instant settlements in aviation refuelling. The companies have agreed to join forces in developing a system for instant payments for aviation fuel, and plan to deploy blockchain-based solutions to increase efficiency and security in financial operations — allowing the time taken on aviation refuelling transactions to be cut from several days to a few seconds. Settlements will be ...

3 June 2021
Gazprom Neft expands the geographic coverage of its Smart Fuel blockchain platform

... the end of 2021. The Smart Fuel project is being implemented in partnership with VTB Bank and Raiffeisen Bank. “Gazpromneft-Aero has completed more than 300 ‘wing-tip’ refuelling operations for regular flights, and sold more than 1,000 tonnes of aviation fuel, since launching its Smart Fuel blockchain platform. This is an effective digital tool for both fuel suppliers and airlines, who can cut costs in aviation refuelling. We are open to collaboration and are ready to offer Russian airlines all ...

1 June 2021
Gazprom Neft starts commercial production of JET A-1 aviation fuel, in full compliance with international standards

Gazprom Neft’s Omsk Refinery has started production of much-in-demand JET A-1 aviation fuel, for jet and turboprop engines. This marks a further expansion of the company’s aviation-fuels product range — the Omsk Refinery having, hitherto, produced TC-1 aviation kerosine, used on the Russian market. The first consignment of ...

8 April 2021
Gazprom Neft Aircraft Blockchain Platform enables Instant Refuelling Payment

Gazpromneft Aero, the aviation fuel operator of Gazprom Neft, has successfully completed tests of its Smart Fuel blockchain-based system for digital aviation refuelling which allows instant payments. The platform, which cuts payment processing times from 4-5 days to 15 seconds*,...

1 March 2021
Gazprom Neft further strengthens its partnership with air carrier Belavia

Gazpromenft-Aero, operator of the Gazprom Neft aviation refuelling business, has concluded a new agreement with Belarussian carrier Belavia, under which it will be responsible for refuelling scheduled international Belavia flights at Dubai International Airport (United Arab Emirates (UAE)). Gazpromneft-Aero handles “wing-tip” refuelling at international airports throughout the UAE in partnership with that country’s national aviation refuelling company — while Dubai-based client airlines, in turn...

20 February 2021
Year-round fuel deliveries by Gazprom Neft are securing the continuous operation of plants and businesses in the Russian Far North

... petroleum products to “river—sea” tankers. Technological works here involved upgrading pipelines and mooring equipment, as well as the deployment of a digital system to guarantee accuracy in fuelling operations. The Omsk Refinery also supplies aviation fuel to airports throughout the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug every year, via a unique logistics scheme for transporting petroleum products (and covering approximately 9,000 kilometres) through the Northern Sea Route. Gazpromneft-Aero, operator of ...

16 February 2021
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