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Every day at around 900 airports in about 40 countries, Shell Aviation provides fuel for almost 7,000 aircrafts, refueling a plane every 12 seconds.

From the private pilot to the largest global airlines, Shell Aviation earns the loyalty of its customers by creating value through the safe and timely supply of high quality aviation fuels and a comprehensive range of high performance aviation lubricants and fluids.

Shell Aviation. Then. Now. Always.

Working alongside customers and partners is at the core of what we do. 

We have been partnering with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and customers for over 100 years, to deliver solutions and enable the technological advances to power progress together. 

Our name is well known in aviation circles for a good reason: Shell has been a trusted partner from the earliest years of powered flight.

Supporting Aviation

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Since the pioneers of aviation took to the air under power, there has been no let-up in the pace of innovation.

Shell Aviation has been a leader throughout, supporting our customers as they pursue their passion for aviation and strive to perform in a changing world.

Enabling the Future

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Technological advances underpin aviation’s successes and Shell is a leader in aviation fuel, lubricant and fluid technologies.

In the world-class Shell technology centre, scientists and engineers, long-serving industry experts and recent graduates alike, work tirelessly to deliver the next innovations.

Working Together

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Partnership is at the heart of how Shell Aviation develops solutions to help answer the needs of our customers.

We work with customers, equipment manufacturers, research facilities and industry bodies to optimise products for current and future generations of aircraft, engines and systems.

Leading the Way

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Shell is committed to delivering quality products, reliability and increased sustainability in aviation by supplying industry-leading fuels, lubricants and fluids that are approved to international standards and help to improve performance, increase efficiency and reduce cost-of-ownership, wherever and whenever our customers need them.

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Every day at over 800 airports in around 40 countries, Shell Aviation provides fuel for almost 7,000 air crafts, refueling a plane every 12 seconds. Shell Aviation’s customers range from the private pilot to the largest global airlines.

Shell Aviation fuel is supplied at over 800 airports in around 40 countries.

Featuring piston engine oils, turbine engine oils, hydraulic fluids, products for industrial customers and more, AeroShell has the right lubricant for you.


5 Ways Shell Supports Middle East Aviation Growth


Shell will showcase its global expertise and local experience at Dubai Airshow 2015, highlighting its commitment to supporting Middle East aviation growth.

Shell water detector celebrates over 55 years of service with new, easy use packaging


In an industry where there is no margin for error, free water in aviation fuel is a serious concern. If water separates out of the fuel in flight at altitude, it can lead to ice formation, block injector systems, fuel lines and filters, potentially resulting in engine failure.

Shell Aviation Fuels Goodwood Aerodrome as revival event takes off


Shell Aviation has announced today that it has become the sole supplier of aviation fuels at Goodwood Aerodrome. The agreement, which covers the supply of Avgas and Jet fuel, is the latest in a series of new airport entries in Europe. The new collaboration will be marked at one of the world’s most popular vintage aviation and motorsports celebrations – The Goodwood Revival, taking place 11-13 September.

Shell Aviation to “Fly Above the Rest” at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh


Shell Aviation will offer a number of exciting activities at this year's Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, WI between July 20 and 26 2015.

Shell Aviation renews collaboration with AeroSuperBatics Wingwalking team


Shell Aviation is pleased to announce the extension of its collaboration with the AeroSuperBatics Wingwalking team, one of the world’s most famous aerobatic formation wing-walking teams.

Shell Aviation becomes exclusive supplier at Saarbrücken, Germany


Today, Shell Aviation has announced the extension of its refuelling network in Germany as the exclusive supplier at Saarbrücken Airport (SCN).

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