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AVGAS prices reduced at Blackbushe Airport

PUBLISHED: 16:33 21 May 2018 | UPDATED: 16:33 21 May 2018

Cessna Citation Mustang at Blackbushe Airport (c) Robert Underwood, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Cessna Citation Mustang at Blackbushe Airport (c) Robert Underwood, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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The new price reduces the cost of fuel by 17 pence per litre from that offered throughout 2017, and represents a significant saving for residents and visitors alike

This further builds on the airport’s commitment to General Aviation, and has been achieved by careful negotiation with fuel suppliers, and a re-organisation of the fuelling setup behind the scenes.

Blackbushe Airport is able to provide AVGAS fuel from either the fuel storage facility, or from a Mercedes mobile bowser on stand. JET-A1 is provided on-stand from a Mercedes mobile bowser. Rotors Running Refuelling was also introduced in late 2017 and can be provided to rotary traffic by prior arrangement.

Effective Thursday 17th May, the Blackbushe Airport fuel prices will be as follows:

AVGAS-100LL: £1.42 + VAT per litre

JET-A1: £0.75 + VAT per litre

Blackbushe Airport is open from 07:00 – 18:00 local, 7 days per week, with evening extensions possible between 18:00 and 22:00 local by prior arrangement. Fuelling is provided from 08:00 local, 7 days per week, or at other times by prior arrangement.

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