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Hamburg/Ft. Lauderdale
May 25, 2010

Skytanking Wins Fuel System Contracts at the New Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport

Skytanking today announced the start of into-plane fuelling and fuel system management services at the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport ( ECP ).

Skytanking was awarded the fuel facility contract in February by the Panama City Bay County Airport and Industrial District and simultaneously, the into-plane contracts by Delta and Southwest Airlines. The new airport is located on 1,600 acres of a 4,000 acre site surrounded by protected woodlands and is America’s first "Green Airport". Skytanking’s Management Team has been heavily involved since the award of the contracts working closely with ECP Airport officials, airline representatives and contractors to meet construction deadlines and fuel quality assurance requirements.

is a subsidiary of Marquard & Bahls AG, Germany, a leading independent petroleum company. Skytanking is active in all fields of aviation fuelling. The company is specialized in into-plane fuelling and the financing, construction and operation of airport storage and hydrant systems. Customers include airlines, airports and oil companies. Skytanking is operating at 28 airports within Europe, Asia, Africa and the USA.

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