GULF AVIATION SECURES CONTRACT WITH BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT

National aviation fuel supplier, Gulf Aviation, has secured a contract to provide fuel to Birmingham Airport, adding to its existing portfolio of airport contracts. Gulf Aviation, which is national fuel supplier Certas Energy’s aviation brand, has now entered into a partnership to provide the essential supply of Jet A1 fuel to the airport, which is…

MY LONG-HAUL JOURNEY TO AVIATION

Ian Stanley Supply and Logistics Assistant at Gulf Aviation Like a lot of little boys and girls growing up, I always wanted to be a pilot. I was fascinated by aeroplanes and couldn’t imagine myself doing anything but flying them. Fast-forward to the present day, and I might not be flying the planes but I…

MAJOR NEW LUBRICANTS DEAL WITH SHELL

We’re delighted to announce that Gulf Aviation has become an authorised supplier of Aeroshell products as part of our strategy to become the UK air industry’s ‘one-stop-shop’ for fuels and lubricants As Alex said some time ago, at Gulf Aviation we’re aiming to become the nation’s most trusted fuel and lubricants partner, and this week we took another very…

HELPING THE NEXT GENERATION EARN THEIR WINGS

The aviation industry has given Gulf Aviation and Certas Energy tremendous opportunities to grow and to flourish as businesses. At Gulf Aviation we’re delighted to be taking market share from the opposition in an incredibly competitive aviation fuels and lubricants space. But we’re also honoured to be in a position to be able to give…

THE SKY’S THE LIMIT FOR STAPLEFORD FLIGHT CENTRE

Gulf Aviation is helping the renowned flight centre train the next generation of commercial and recreational pilots Family run Stapleford Flight Centre is helping hundreds of emerging commercial pilots and private, recreational flyers learn to take to the skies every year. With 70 staff including some of the UK’s brightest and best teaching talent, Stapleford,…

GULF AVIATION’S ALEX MURPHY RECEIVES INDUSTRY FELLOWSHIP

Alex Murphy, Head of Gulf Aviation, receives global recognition from the Royal Aeronautical Society after 25 years of service to the industry  Aviation industry stalwart Alex Murphy, who heads up UK aviation fuel and lubricants specialist Gulf Aviation, has received a Fellowship from the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), one of the organisation’s highest global honours. Alex,…

HOW CLOSE RELATIONSHIPS CAN FUEL BUSINESS SUCCESS

A chance call to an old Gulf Aviation contact has helped one of the UK’s most dynamic and fastest growing fixed based operators (FBOs) achieve growth its Managing Director “could only dream of” just two short years ago. In early 2015 Global Trek Aviation, a full service FBO now based in Belfast International Airport, was…

THE FORCES FUELLING 100% GROWTH IN GULF AVIATION

James Cash Penney, the American entrepreneur and businessman who founded the J. C. Penney empire in the US, once said that “growth is never by mere chance”. It was, he said, “the result of forces working together”. Gulf Aviation is proof that J.C. Penney’s words are standing the test of time. Achieving 100% growth in…

GULF AVIATION WINS CONTRACT WITH CARDIFF AIRPORT

National aviation fuel supplier, Gulf Aviation, has secured a deal to supply fuel to Cardiff Airport, adding to its existing portfolio of airport contracts. Gulf Aviation, which is national fuel supplier Certas Energy’s aviation brand, secured a supply contract to provide the essential supply of Jet A1 fuel to the airport which offers flights to…

THERE ARE NO LAYBYS IN THE SKY

Someone in the aviation fuel industry I respect once said to me: “There are no laybys in the sky.” And when you and your team are responsible for ensuring the safe refuelling of a large number of flights in the UK every single week then that’s something we have to think about all the time….