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World Fuel Services lifts veil on Vail collaboration
Vail Valley is known for its world class ski and golf resorts, and tends to welcome many guests all year round. Partnering with World Fuel Services, Vail Valley Jet Center can to take advantage of a suite of FBO solutions.
There's no shortage of private aircraft at Eagle County Regional airport.

Vail Valley Jet Center, an FBO at Colorado's Eagle County Regional airport, has selected World Fuel Services for fuel supply and FBO solutions, including brand programmes, de-ice supply and advanced truck technology. Building on its existing TotalFBO software solution, Vail Valley is now equipped with an innovative end-to-end FBO solution for its global customer base.

Vail Valley now has new payment options and a loyalty offer with World Fuel Contract card, AVCARD by World Fuel and World Fuel Rewards. The World Fuel Services network encompasses more than 550 FBOs, 3,000 contract fuel locations, 8,200 AVCARD by World Fuel merchants, 17,000 trip support service vendors and 75 Air Elite Network locations. All aircraft operators will directly benefit from the FBO's new payment flexibility and rewards. With simple payment options, crew and passengers can focus on enjoying Vail Valley Jet Center's experience as a top-rated facility.

Vail Valley president and CEO Paul Gordon states: “As a top-rated aviation service company in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, we look forward to welcoming more World Fuel customers to the Vail Valley and our world-class mountain resorts.”

Steve Drzymalla, senior VP for business aviation bulk fuel, World Fuel Services, adds: “We are honoured to partner with Vail Valley Jet Center. Its operational expertise, dedicated customer service and world-class facilities create a premium experience for anyone flying to this region.”

Colorado's Eagle County Regional airport is situated among fine ski and golf resorts, with a a 30-minute drive to Beaver Creek, 45-minute drive to Vail or 90-minute drive to Aspen and Breckenridge. The airport is well-positioned to relocate aircraft from Aspen, just a 15-minute flight away. In addition, the airport offers unmatched safety and convenience among the Rocky Mountain airports with on-site customs services and a tower controlled, 9,000 ft long runway that is open 24 hours.

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