Avfuel Tanks Up
If you think you're seeing a lot more Avfuel signs at the FBOs you frequent, you're right. Avfuel Corporation announced this month that 53 dealers joined its network in 2004. Among new dealers the company has added are L.J. Aviation, Latrobe, Penn. (LBE); Lehigh Northampton Airport, Allentown, Penn. (ABE); Flower Aviation, Garden City, Kan. (GCK); Ranger Jet Center, Orlando, Fla. (ISM); Degol Jet Center, Montoursville, Penn. (IPT); Montgomery Aviation, Indianapolis, Ind., (TYQ), and Jet Service Center, Ft. Pierce, Fla. (FPR). Avfuel began as a small regional supplier some 30 years ago. Avfuel dealers are part of the fastest-growing network in the world, according to the company, which presently has more than 700 branded dealers and is the leading independent supplier of aviation fuels and related support services in the U.S. The company also offers affiliate programs like Avsurance and Avtank, plus a broad-based commercial contract fuel network.