Gazpromneft-Aero and Emirates have signed a long-term fuel supply agreement for all regular flights of the air carrier at Moscow Domodedovo airport on August 01, 2012. Currently, Gazpromneft-Aero supplies jet fuel for two daily flights on the route Moscow-Dubai, which are executed on Boeing 777-300ER. In December 2012 it is planned to start refueling of Emirates first scheduled flights to Russia performed on the world’s largest passenger aircraft – Airbus A380, designed to carry 517 passengers.
The quality of aviation fuel supplied by Gazpromneft-Aero meets Russian and international standards. Direct deliveries from Gazprom Neft refineries provide the most comfortable conditions of pricing to air carriers and guarantee the necessary volumes of aviation fuel. Gazpromneft-Aero Director General Vladimir Egorov, said: “Cooperation with Emirates opens a new stage of Gazpromneft-Aero development, and evidence of our company’s position strengthening in the world market of aviation fuel. We offer our partners optimal long-term agreements for fuel supply and we invite major international carriers to cooperation.”