Orlando … ASIG®, an industry leader in aviation services, announced today that ASIG has renewed its agreement to provide United Continental with aircraft refueling services at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). This is one of United Continental’s busiest hubs with 195 daily flights. The contract was first awarded to ASIG in 2007. In a separate agreement, ASIG was awarded refueling services at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW). Both contracts cover mainline and express flights.
Commenting on the contracts, Tim Ramsey, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, said, “We are very happy about both agreements. Being entrusted to continue providing service at a location as important as LAX, while simultaneously adding DTW, is a great compliment. We provide United Continental with aviation fuel services at numerous locations across the U.S. and look forward to providing them with continued high quality services”.
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ASIG is a global provider of ground, fuel and airport facility services to airlines, airports, oil companies and industry partners. The company's 8,000 highly qualified aviation service professionals safely handle millions of flights annually. ASIG offers flexible, comprehensive service solutions that deliver value and quality across a network of 83 airports in North America, Central America, Europe and Asia.
ASIG is part of BBA Aviation plc a leading global aviation support and aftermarket services provider with market leading businesses and attractive growth opportunities. BBA Aviation's Flight Support businesses (ASIG and Signature Flight Support) are focused on refueling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services and Systems businesses (Dallas Airmotive, Premier Turbines, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, Barrett Turbine Engine Company, Ontic and APPH) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the manufacture and services of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.
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