Rosneft Aero wins a contract to refuel Turkish Airlines jets
8 may 2019
Rosneft Aero, a subsidiary of Rosneft Oil Company, wins a contract to refuel leading commercial air carrier Turkish Airlines in the major Russian airports until 2020.
According to the terms of the contract, the into-plane refueling will take place in Vnukovo airport (Moscow), Koltsovo airport (Yekaterinburg), Kurumoch airport (Samara) and Platov airport (Rostov-on-Don). The total shipment volume to Turkish airlines amounts to 34.5 thousand tons of jet fuel.
When making a choice in favor of Rosneft Aero, airlines consider such factors as a high level of services provided, on-time fuel supply, and airport network coverage. Due to the vast geography of its own refineries, Rosneft covers almost all regions of Russia; providing direct supply of jet fuel to a number of foreign air carriers and the most of Russian airlines.
Rosneft Aero and Turkish Airlines started their cooperation in 2012 and continue its successful development in the present. In the future, the parties intend to expand the geography of operations on mutually beneficial terms.
Turkish Airlines is the largest airline in Turkey. It operates regular flights to more than 290 airports worldwide. In 2018, the company carried more than 70 million passengers. The company is a member of the world's leading aviation group – Star Alliance.
Rosneft Aero is a leading jet fuel supplier and a subsidiary of Rosneft Oil Company. Today Rosneft Aero provides into-plane fueling services at 42 airports in Russia and overseas including Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Sochi, Krasnodar, Irkutsk, Vladivostok, Anapa, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Berlin and Munich in Germany, Tbilisi, Batumi and Kutaisi in Georgia, Ulan-Bator in Mongolia and many others.