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Titan Aviation Fuels News

Dec 12 2016

Thunderbird Aviation Selects Shell Aviation as their Fuel Supplier

New Bern, NC – Eastern Aviation Fuels is excited to announce its partnership with Thunderbird Aviation.  “We are thrilled to be rebranding to Shell Aviation.  Thunderbird works hard to exceed expectations for our customers and passengers and after extensive research we determined that Eastern Aviation Fuels can provide our employees and customers the value, service, technology and support to continue delivering exceptional service,” Commented Nancy Grazzini-Olson, President of Thunderbird Aviation.

Thunderbird’s Flying Cloud location offers striking views of the airport, with an open floor plan, expansive windows, and LED lighting all coming together to create an environment that is modern, efficient and comfortable.  The facility incorporates the latest security, with digital cameras and a controlled ramp access, environmental systems that regulate temperature within 18 different comfort zones and state of the art audio/visual capabilities in our lobby, pilot lounges, executive conference room and air charter operation center.  “Our new partnership with Shell Aviation complements our growth.  Shell is an engaged partner, providing tremendous support and programs for our customers,” says Christopher Cape, Managing Director, Thunderbird Aviation.  Adding, “Combining this new partnership, with what we feel is the best customer experience and facilities in the Twin Cities and we believe Thunderbird and Shell can consistently deliver a product which is second to no one.”

Features at Thunderbird Facilities include:
Modern passenger lounge
Well-equipped business center
Pilot lounge and sleep room with reclining chairs and big screen TV
Well apportioned conference room with audio/visual capabilities
Catering kitchen
Vending area with Thunderbird’s famous popcorn and free bottled water
Modern classrooms and flight training areas
New maintenance and hangar facility
Fully stocked parts department
Large pilot shop

To learn more about Thunderbird Aviation, please visit

Eastern Aviation Fuels was founded in 1975 and is the exclusive distributor of Shell branded aviation fuels in the United States.  Eastern Aviation Fuels has aligned itself strategically with Shell to bring its FBO customers secure supply, FBO support programs, and quality Shell Fuels.  To learn more visit or call 1-800-334-5732.