In this section, access media releases from the current year and preceding six years.
Shell and Lufthansa Group sign non-binding Memorandum of Understanding for sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) supply
Aug 1, 2022
Shell and Lufthansa Group have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for exploring the supply of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) by Shell to the Lufthansa Group for seven years at airports across the globe, starting in 2024.
Shell, Accenture and Amex GBT launch one of the world’s first blockchain powered digital book-and-claim solutions for scaling sustainable aviation fuel (SAF)
Jun 20, 2022
Shell, Accenture and American Express Global Business Travel (Amex GBT) are jointly launching the largest SAF book-and-claim pilot at launch, offering around 1 million gallons of SAF.
Feb 17, 2022
Alongside becoming the first supplier of SAF to customers in Singapore Shell has completed the upgrade of its Singapore facility to enable blending of SAF in the country
Nov 3, 2021
The companies will together investigate the production of the world’s first synthetic sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) using the LanzaJetTM “Alcohol to Jet” technology on a large scale in Sweden.
Sep 30, 2021
This expansion into Italy is the result of an agreement with one of FCO’s into-plane providers, Levorato Marcevaggi, and means customers can now refuel with Shell at all 10 of Europe’s busiest airports.
Shell calls for more action on aviation emissions and announces ambition to produce around 2 million tonnes of sustainable aviation fuel a year
Sep 20, 2021
Over 100 global aviation executives share their views in new Shell and Deloitte report calling for stronger ambition and leadership in the sector.
Sep 14, 2021
In addition to collaborating across their existing respective FBO and fuel supply networks, the companies will join forces for an expansion plan, co-investing in adding new FBO locations.
Jun 30, 2021
The companies will join forces to progress the use of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in aircraft engines and shape policies that support a net zero pathway for the industry.
Shell and American Express Global Business Travel form alliance to help increase supply of sustainable aviation fuel
May 25, 2021
The collaboration will aggregate SAF demand for corporate travel, to unlock investment and scale SAF production across technology types.
May 6, 2021
Alsie Express to start using sustainable aviation fuel supplied by DCC & Shell Aviation Denmark for flights between Sønderborg and Copenhagen.
Apr 6, 2021
Shell Invests in LanzaJet to Further Accelerate the Global Commercialization of LanzaJet’s Leading Alcohol-to-Jet Technology.
Feb 24, 2021
Jetex is working with Shell to offer customers an option to offset the carbon emissions of their air travel
Jan 19, 2021
The nature-based offsets, purchased from Shell, make Etihad’s efforts geographically diverse in the promotion of climate action.
Dec 18, 2020
As the aviation sector plots a course for recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, it must renew its focus on reducing emissions.
Dec 17, 2020
DHL Express to fly on sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for the first time from Schiphol Amsterdam Airport.
Shell Aviation and SkyNRG supply sustainable aviation fuel, produced by World Energy, to Rolls-Royce for use in next generation engine demonstrator tests
Nov 12, 2020
Ground tests with 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) aim to demonstrate Rolls-Royce engines can unlock SAF’s potential to reduce emissions.
Red Rock and Shell sign agreement to market and distribute low-carbon, sustainable aviation and diesel fuel
Oct 8, 2020
Red Rock Biofuels LLC and Shell have entered into an agreement in which Shell will purchase sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and cellulosic renewable diesel fuel from Red Rock’s new biorefinery in Lakeview, Oregon.
Sep 23, 2020
Neste Corporation and Royal Dutch Shell plc, Joint Press Release.
Sep 1, 2020
Shell and FAUDI Aviation launch Shell Jet Protection, the industry’s first Superabsorbent Polymer (SAP)-free refuelling system.
Aug 6, 2020
Lufthansa becomes first airline to benefit from integration of Shell SkyPad Data Exchange.
Jan 7, 2020
Shell Aviation and World Energy initiate supply of sustainable aviation fuel with Lufthansa Group at San Francisco Airport.
Nov 14, 2019
London, United Kingdom: Shell has today announced that it will support SkyNRG to develop Europe’s first dedicated sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) production plant.
Jun 7, 2019
For many years, airlines have attempted to break the barriers of non-stop routes, connecting the world's most distant cities with ultra-long-haul flights.
May 22, 2019
Anna Mascolo has been appointed Vice President of Shell’s Aviation business, taking over from Anne Anderson who is moving to a senior leadership role in Shell’s Chemicals business.
Mar 6, 2019
The move will strengthen Shell’s Nordic aviation fuel supply network making it one of the most extensive networks across the region
Shell, World Energy, SkyNRG, KLM, SAS And Finnair Join Forces To Reduce Carbon Emissions At San Francisco Airport
Dec 6, 2018
Shell, World Energy and SkyNRG have initiated the supply of sustainable aviation fuel to three major airlines at San Francisco airport following the strategic collaboration announced in May which involved fuel suppliers, airlines, and airport agencies.
Oct 17, 2018
London, United Kingdom - Shell Aviation today confirms the expansion of its fuelling network to Penang International Airport, Malaysia. The announcement sees Shell Aviation grow its presence in Malaysia, with refuelling and other services now being provided at seven airports across the country.
Jul 4, 2018
Shell Aviation has announced the introduction of a first-of-its-kind electric pump jet refuelling vehicle in its operations at Stuttgart Airport, Germany. The vehicle significantly reduces diesel consumption during aircraft refuelling, supporting airports in their efforts to reduce emissions across their operations. This refueller is a part of Shell Aviation’s commitment to develop innovative technologies that deliver benefits across airport operations globally.
May 30, 2018
London, 30 May 2018: Shell Aviation and SkyNRG have today announced a long-term strategic collaboration to promote and develop the use of sustainable fuel in aviation supply chains. The collaboration combines Shell Aviation’s technical and commercial expertise, world-class supply chain and carbon management operations with SkyNRG’s proven track record of supplying sustainable aviation fuels and in-depth knowledge of this market.
Apr 4, 2018
London, United Kingdom – April 4, 2018 - Shell Aviation today announces that it is has extended its partnership with the AeroShell Aerobatic Team for a further three years. Shell Aviation’s AeroShell Lubricants has been the proud sponsor of the aerobatic display team since 2003, with the pilots relying on the protection that the company’s range of high-quality engine oils and greases provide.
May 2, 2018
London, United Kingdom - For the second time in four years, Shell Aviation has been voted the ‘Best Aviation Fuels and Lubricant Brand’ by the readers of aviation magazine, Aerokurier. In the survey, Shell Aviation came first in the ‘Aviation Fuels and Lubricants’ category receiving 37.5% of the votes cast. The selection criterion is based on the overall perception of the companies and how highly the readers rate each brand.
Nov 14, 2017
London, United Kingdom - November 14, 2017: Shell Aviation has introduced a new end to end refuelling data capture solution, SkyPad, which is designed to optimise refuelling operations, resulting in streamlined turnaround times.
Nov 9, 2017
London, United Kingdom – November 7, 2017: Shell Aviation today announces the signing of a fuelling concession agreement to operate the new into-plane and fuel farm facilities as the sole jet fuel supplier at Salalah International Airport in Oman. Shell Aviation now supplies jet fuel at the two largest airports in the country – Muscat (MCT) and Salalah (SLL).
Oct 10, 2017
Sofia, Bulgaria – Shell & MOH Aviation, a JV company between Shell Overseas Holdings Ltd and Motor Oil (Hellas) Corinth Refineries S.A, today announces the expansion of its refuelling network to Sofia Airport (CEB), the largest airport in Bulgaria. This entry is the first location outside Greece where the company will be providing aviation fuel. Shell & MOH Aviation Fuels Bulgaria, which is a 100 percent subsidiary of Shell & MOH Aviation, will be the supplier.
Aug 26, 2017
Shell Aviation today announced the launch of its second-generation piston engine oil in South Africa – AeroShell Oil Sport Plus 4. The oil is specifically designed for light sport aircraft and very light/ultra-light aircraft four-stroke engines, offering numerous benefits such as enhanced protection and lubricity.
Jun 29, 2017
Shell Aviation today announces the expansion of its global refuelling network to Mactan-Cebu International Airport (CEB), the second busiest in the Philippines.
May 23, 2017
Shell Aviation today announced it has started to supply jet fuel to Brussels (BRU) airport, as part of Shell’s ongoing effort to provide more world-class aviation products and services around the world.
May 17, 2017
Shell Aviation celebrates 50 years of operations in the emirate of Dubai, a milestone which reflects the transformation of a quiet airfield into Dubai International (DXB) –the busiest airport for international passenger traffic in the world.