SUNRISE, Fla., Aug. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fuelstream Inc (OTCQB:FLST) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Skyplan, based in Calgary, Canada, to provide flight planning, weather support and ground support, as well as permit processing and traffic rights requests.
As part of the services offered by Fuelstream, and separate from the sale of aviation jet fuel, are various ground related services such as ground handling, ground maintenance support, passenger and ramp services, and crew accommodations and transportation. Often corporate customers require complete flight planning which includes route planning and weather support, and traffic rights. Skyplan is a respected industry leader in this field and this new partnership will allow Fuelstream to service its customers in a broader sense and offer a more complete package of services. Robert Catala, CEO of Fuelstream stated "we have worked with Skyplan in the past and were very impressed with their expertise and level of professionalism. We are looking forward to the additional business opportunities that will be available to Fuelstream as a result of this partnership. Fuelstream has been working hard on getting funding in place to fulfill the fuel needs for contracts previously announced and others coming in. Fuelstream looks forward to updating shareholders as soon as we close on the 1st one. Keep an eye out for filings, updates and news".
Fuelstream is an operating fuel logistics company that concentrates its supply chain management efforts in the distribution of aviation fuel to corporate, commercial, military, and privately-owned aircraft throughout the world. Currently, a majority of the Company's fuel and related services are concentrated in the sourcing, purchase and delivery of (Jet-A) fuel "into the wing" of private and commercial aircraft at various airports. With offices in Sunrise, Florida and Johannesburg South Africa, the Company intends to supply a variety of ground services either directly or through its affiliates, including concierge services, passenger and baggage handling, landing rights, coordination with local aviation authorities, aircraft maintenance services, catering, cabin cleaning, customs approvals, and third-party invoice reconciliations. For more information please visit www.thefuelstream.com
Skyplan Services Ltd. is a global provider of Flight Operations Support services to Airlines, Corporate Aircraft operators, Aircraft Ferry companies and the General Aviation community. Company headquarters is located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. www.skyplan.com
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