Q8Aviation adds Liverpool John Lennon Airport to its UK portfolio


Q8Aviation has started marketing jet fuel at Liverpool John Lennon Airport from 1st June 2022 and has already secured multiple airline contracts. 

The addition of Liverpool John Lennon Airport supports Q8Aviation’s successful strategy of building its presence at UK airports to grow the volume of jet fuel it supplies to the UK market. It increases its UK operation to 15 airports – including all those ranked in the top ten for passenger numbers.

Naser Ben-Butain, General Manager Q8Aviation, comments: “We are very pleased to start operations at Liverpool John Lennon Airport and to win our first customers within a short timescale. We look forward to working with the airport and to playing our part in supporting its ambitious plans to extend its network and grow passenger numbers.”

John Irving, CEO Liverpool John Lennon Airport, says: “We are delighted that after nearly a year of planning and negotiation Liverpool John Lennon Airport has successfully transitioned its fuel operation to open access. Q8 were one of the first providers to sign up and we are really pleased to have them on board. We look forward to a long and successful relationship with the team at Q8.”

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is a busy UK regional airport; it serves over 60 destinations across the UK and Europe and handles around five million passengers per year on almost 35,000 flights. It is the award winning Faster, Easier, Friendlier Airport of choice for passengers from across the region and is recognised for its relaxed, hassle free environment and best in class operational performance and is England’s best performing airport when it comes to flight punctuality. This is complemented by recent investments to improve passenger facilities and deliver an enhanced customer experience, with positive passenger feedback continuing to remain high.