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From e-Ticket to e-Fueling: The rise of a new airline standard!

Electronic Tickets (e-Ticket) once revolutionized and disrupted the entire aviation and airline industry. With Corona, the urge to become digital and more efficient, airlines are currently undergoing similar developments in other areas. Electronic Fueling (e-Fueling) is one of them.  e-Ticket — One of the airline industry’s biggest successes Let’s start with the basics and definitions…

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Future Fuel Lab #2 — Getting Practical with Airlines And Fuel Provider

After the massive success of the first-ever Future Fuel Lab in November 2020, we’re getting ready to host the next session. This time we bring together airlines and fuel providers to have some hands-on sessions on digital fueling. Taking place on the 14th of April, the webinar will welcome Cathay Pacific and Shell Aviation experts. …

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The Top 3 Fuel KPIs Airlines Can Only Track When Using Digital Fueling

Digitalization is the one mega trend that everybody needs to pursue to stay relevant in the future. Some industries are better than others at identifying their ancient processes and overhauling them to match the current technological opportunities present by the rapid progress. A digitalized process typically holds the chance to make it faster, more controllable,…

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ID1 CEO says digital fueling prevents airlines from overpaying fuel bills

Benjamin Walther, CEO of Information Design (ID1), believes that a digital fueling infrastructure would make an overpayment of full bills unnecessary and obsolete. Moreover, he is convinced that this measure is more than ever needed at airlines worldwide during these testing times. Please continue reading to find out everything about his thoughts! The recent airline…

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Paperless Aircraft Fueling: Here’s Everything You Have To Know!

One of the biggest challenges airlines face during the pandemic is adjusting their operations. This, very often, links to the fact that many operational processes are —still— manual, paper-based, and far away from digital. However, already some years ago, IATA started their Paperless Aircraft Operations initiative. Although and obviously, the initiative covers a broad range…

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The new normal is digital! McKinsey’s view on jet fuel processes.

McKinsey and jet fuel processes? You may ask how that fits together. Well, with this blog post, we take a very specific perspective on airline jet fuel processes. More precisely, we analyze CORONA’s impact on airline processes in general, explain McKinsey’s view on digitalization, and what that means for jet fuel processes. Undoubtedly, CORONA has…

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Airline Fuel Management: A retrospective and predictions for 2021!

Year’s end is approaching. So it was time for us to host the last episode of REFUEL — our web show that talks about nothing but airline fuel management. With this year’s last episode, we took a look back and present you with our predictions for 2021. Undoubtedly, 2020 has been the most challenging year…

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Airline Fuel And Sustainability News Roundup

Despite COVID-19, there’s so much going on in the world of airline sustainability and fueling. In order to save you time, we put together the essential news of recent weeks in our Airline Fuel And Sustainability Roundup. Enjoy news from Rolls-Royce, Virgin Atlantic, plus the latest surveys and announcements! Airline Sustainability News Roundup Sustainability will…

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Antalya To Become Turkey’s First Digital-Fueling Ready Airport

Turkey’s second-largest airport, Antalya (AYT), is set to become the first airport in Turkey ready to support a digital fueling process. After completing the final tests, the airport’s fuel provider will connect to the digital fuel network by 18th November 2020. What Is The Digital Fuel Network And Why Is It Important? Surprisingly, the fueling…

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Italy Adds Another Two Airports To The World’s Biggest Fuel Network

Just a couple of weeks after Milan Linate connected to the world’s biggest digital fuel network, another two airports in Italy joined the club. With airports in Naples and Venice as new members, airlines can rely on a comprehensive digital network in Italy. Airports In Italy On The Rise Italian airports have made considerable progress…

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REFUEL Episode #3 — Airline, Fuel, And COVID-19

Although a little delayed, we are excited to present the 3rd episode of the world’s only fuel management web show, “REFUEL”. This episode was very special to us since we put a spotlight on airlines’ fueling process in times of COVID-19. Definitely a must-watch so make sure to tune in! REFUEL — World’s Only Airline…

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Airline Sustainability News — Here’s The November Roundup

It’s November. Many countries are facing a second lockdown. On top of that, many airlines are struggling more than ever to survive. However, and despite COVID-19, sustainability remains a top priority. That’s why we put together the most important airline sustainability news of the last weeks. Airline Sustainability News Sustainability will be the dominating topic…

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How We Want To Help Airlines Save 20,000 Trees & Plant Another 20,000!

We have to be very frank right from the beginning: When we started with our digital product for airlines, it wasn’t about sustainability or planting trees. Similar to most products, it was about doing business. However, with this article, we want to tell our story—a story of how the idea of saving 20,000 trees and…

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Pioneering: Perth Is Australia’s First Airport To Join The Digital Fuel Network!

As the first airport in Australia, Perth is planning to join the global digital fuel network in late 2020. The digital fuel network allows airlines and fuel providers to digitize the entire fueling process-related communication. Thereby, all stakeholders achieve benefits such as reduced delays, cost savings, and COVID-compliant operations.  The Status Quo At Many Airports…

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Future Fuel Lab — Rethinking Airline Fueling Processes

For the first time, we are going to host a remarkable industry conference. The Future Fuel Lab redefines airline fuel conferences and brings together more than 200 experts from +30 airlines. Three hours packed with valuable and insightful presentation and podium discussions! Future Fuel Lab — A New Level Of Airline Fuel Conferences What does…

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How A Digital Fuel Process Drives Airline Sustainability!

Despite the ongoing pandemic, sustainability remains the biggest challenge for airlines in the long-run. With increasing pressure from governments, global organizations, and passengers, airlines elaborate on different measures to become more sustainable. This article adds another aspect to the discussion and clearly outlines how the digital fuel process adds to an airline’s sustainability. Sustainability —…

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How Much Does A Digital Fueling Process Cost In 2020 (Airlines Edition)

There’s probably no company in the entire world that isn’t aiming for extensive digitization at the moment. So do airlines. Many of them focus on the operational process and particularly the fueling process. With this blog post, we answer the most pressing question: What does it an airline cost to operate a digital fueling process.…

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