Tag Archives: Jet Fuel

Fuel invoicing – How to overcome the headaches

One of the most challenging stages of the fuel management process for airlines is invoice verification. This is also a point of frustration for many fuel suppliers because payments can be delayed, causing cash flow issues. But it need not be this way. Let’s look at the challenges and possible solutions to this longstanding problem […]

Fuel Management for North America – Dealing with Taxes, Surcharges and Logistics

The challenge: Calculating jet fuel taxes and fees The complexity of jet fuel taxes in the United States makes the job of calculating fuelling fees challenging. For example, tax is applied at a federal level (country-wide) and can also be applied at three other levels: state, county and city. In addition, some US taxes are […]

Iata jet fuel tender – the drive for a standard

IATA are pushing to introduce a way of standardizing the jet fuel tender process between airlines, fuel suppliers and fuel resellers. And so a group of airlines, suppliers and IATA representatives have created a task force to address this. One thing I like about the name is it’s a task force not a committee or […]