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DECEMBER 2017
NEW DIRECTOR OF SUPPLY, MILITARY & EXPORTS, US MARKETING NAMED BY PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce that Matt Dill, currently Director, NGL Business Development, Midstream will transition to Director of Supply, Military & Exports, U.S. Marketing.

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NOVEMBER 2017
SIXTEEN FBOS SIGN ON WITH PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is proud to announce the addition of 16 FBOs to the network.

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NOVEMBER 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION HOSTS CHECK PRESENTATION AT NBAA-BACE TO BENEFIT CORPORATE ANGEL NETWORK

LAS VEGAS – Phillips 66® Aviation hosted a check presentation this afternoon at the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) to benefit Corporate Angel Network. The $22,000 donation will support the nonprofit organization’s sole mission – to arrange free transportation to medical treatment for cancer patients and their families utilizing donated seats on corporate aircraft.

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SEPTEMBER 2017
CHOREOGRAPHING AVIATION EVENTS, TALKING TO A CORPORATE SCHEDULER

A conversation with this year’s SDC2018 registration winner

Susan Moss has been working in the aviation industry for the past 15 years, currently working as the Aviation Administration Manager/Scheduler for Textron Inc. She was the lucky recipient who won the Phillips 66® Aviation sponsored giveaway, registration to SDC2018.

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AUGUST 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION NAMES INAUGURAL WINNER FOR FLIGHT TRAINING AWARD

Wisconsin native accepts honor during AirVenture 2017 EAA Banquet dinner

OSHKOSH, Wis. – ‘Freedom’ and ‘integrity’ are the two words that Ben Van Handel uses to describe what flight means to him. Van Handel is the first recipient of the Phillips 66® Aviation Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Flight Training Award. The award provides $13,200 to help make an individual’s dreams of flight a reality.

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AUGUST 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION LAUNCHES NEW MOBILE APP

App supports aviation industry with relevant, timely information

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is proud to announce the launch of their new mobile app. This dynamic app for iOS and Android devices enables users to find and learn more about local FBOs, keep up with aviation industry events, obtain current Contract Fuel price quotes and up-to-date information for the WingPoints® rewards program.

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AUGUST 2017
ERIC WHYTE NAMED RECIPIENT OF PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION’S EAA YOUNG EAGLES LEADERSHIP AWARD

Wisconsin native accepts honor in home state during AirVenture 2017

OSHKOSH, Wis. – Phillips 66® Aviation is happy to announce this year’s Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Young Eagles Leadership Award winner, Eric Whyte, of South Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Whyte’s experience with the EAA Young Eagles program is unique, holding the distinction of being the first individual to transition from Young Eagle to Young Eagles volunteer pilot.

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JULY 2017
HILLCREST AIRCRAFT COMPANY AND HANGAR 180 HOSTS JULY 4TH ANNUAL RADIALS ‘N RIVERS FLY IN

Public event to celebrate Hillcrest’s grand opening with meals, music and memorable airshows

LEWISTON, Idaho – Hillcrest Aircraft Company is proud to announce they are hosting the Radials ‘N Rivers Fly In to commemorate the grand opening of their Fixed Base Operations (FBO). The newly branded Phillips 66® Aviation location now offers full service Jet A, and full serve and self-serve 100LL Avgas, aircraft parking with easy access to taxiways. The FBO’s facilities include a pilot’s lounge, conference area with Wi-Fi, phone and computer stations, catering and rental car coordination.

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JULY 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION ANNOUNCES SHIFT IN EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation has announced a few changes within its General Aviation team. Those changes include the appointment of Lindsey Grant, Manager, General Aviation, U.S., and Eric McMurphy, Director of Sales, General Aviation, U.S. Grant will replace R.G. (Greg) Still, who will become Manager, Sales Optimization, Branded Sales, U.S. Sales.

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JUNE 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL EAA FLIGHT TRAINING AWARD

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is proud to announce the first Phillips 66 Flight Training Award. In honor of its 90th anniversary, Phillips 66 Aviation is providing additional support to the EAA Young Eagles program by offering a flight training award in the amount of $13,200.

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JUNE 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION EXPANDS COMPASSION FLIGHT PROGRAM

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation today announced it has expanded its roster of eligible organizations included in its Compassion Flight Fuel Rebate Program.

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JUNE 2017
EIGHTEEN PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION FBOs RECOGNIZED BY FLTPLAN.COM'S PILOT'S CHOICE AWARDS

HOUSTON – The results of Fltplan.com’s eighth annual Pilots’ Choice Awards were released and 18 Phillips 66® Aviation FBOs ranked in this year’s survey.

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MAY 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION NAMED TOP FUEL BRAND IN PROFESSIONAL PILOT MAGAZINE’S 2017 PRASE SURVEY

HOUSTON - Phillips 66® Aviation is thrilled to announce that it has been recognized in Professional Pilot magazine’s Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment (PRASE) Survey as the Best Fuel Brand. Also landing on top was Phillips 66 branded FBO Texas Jet (KFTW). Texas Jet took home the highest honors in two categories as the number one Best U.S. FBO and Best Independent FBO.

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MAY 2017
ELEVEN FBOs SIGN ON WITH PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is proud to announce the addition of 11 FBOs to the network.

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MAY 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION FBOS RANKED AS BEST IN CLASS IN THE AMERICAS ACCORDING TO AIN’S 2017 SURVEY

HOUSTON – The results of this year’s Aviation International News (AIN) FBO survey are in, and Phillips 66® Aviation is thrilled to announce that two of its FBOs were recognized as top 5 percent rated FBOs in the Americas, two ranked in the top 10 percent, and four were ranked in the top 20 percent.

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FEBRUARY 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION WELCOMES FIVE NEWLY BRANDED FBOS TO THE FAMILY

HOUSTON - Phillips 66® Aviation is proud to announce the addition of five FBOs to the network. Phillips 66 Aviation provides top-quality fuel and support to the largest network of branded FBOs in the country. Please visit the FBO locator to identify branded locations at airports from coast to coast.

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JANUARY 2017
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION WEBSITE WINS TOP HONORS FROM LANTERN AWARDS

The new Phillips 66® Aviation website earned an Award of Excellence from the Business Marketing Association (BMA) of Houston during its 2016 Lantern Awards Gala Exhibition and Dinner. An Award of Excellence represents the BMA of Houston’s recognition for marketing excellence. Phillips 66 Aviation won an award in the Website (budget over $50,000) category during the recent gala where the city’s top-quality creative and strategic business-to-business communications were highlighted.

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JANUARY 2017
REDBIRD SIMULATORS USED IN AOPA AWARD-WINNING FLIGHT SCHOOLS

SAN MARCOS, Texas – Redbird Flight is pleased to announce that 31 flight schools that use Redbird flight simulators were recently awarded Flight Training Excellence Awards by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA). Redbird Flight operates in conjunction with Redbird Skyport, a Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO and flight laboratory servicing San Marcos Regional Airport (KHYI).

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NOVEMBER 2016
BEAVER LAKE AVIATION CELEBRATES 30 YEARS OF SERVICE

ROGERS, Ark. – Beaver Lake Aviation, a Phillips 66® Aviation branded fixed base operator (FBO) and wholly owned subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., recently celebrated its 30-year anniversary. Located at Rogers Executive Airport (KROG), the northwest Arkansas FBO is a destination for corporate businesses and a convenient stopover for cross-country general aviation flights and aircraft traveling to local attractions like the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art or the popular 28,000-acre Beaver Lake located high in the Ozark Mountains.

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NOVEMBER 2016
PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION HOSTS CHECK PRESENTATION AT NBAA-BACE TO BENEFIT CORPORATE ANGEL NETWORK

ORLANDO, Fla. – Phillips 66® Aviation hosted a check presentation on November 1st at the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) to benefit Corporate Angel Network. The $22,000 donation will support the nonprofit organization’s sole mission – to arrange free transportation to medical treatment for cancer patients and their families utilizing donated seats on corporate aircraft.

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NOVEMBER 2016
BUSINESS JET ACCESS ACHIEVES IS-BAO STAGE 3 CERTIFICATION

DALLAS – Business Jet Access, sister company to Business Jet Center, a Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO and leading provider of aircraft charter, management, maintenance, and pilot services, is proud to announce the achievement of the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage 3 Certification.

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OCTOBER 2016
Legend Aviation Prepares For Fall AOPA Fly-in-Event

PRESCOTT, Ariz. – Legend Aviation, a Phillips 66® Aviation branded fixed base operator (FBO), will serve as the host FBO for the Aircraft Owner and Pilot Association’s (AOPA) fall Fly-In event.

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OCTOBER 2016
Richland Aviation To Host Wings Of Freedom Air Show In Montana's Sunrise City

SIDNEY, Mont. – Phillips 66® Aviation branded Richland Aviation, a full service fixed base operator (FBO) that has served pilots, aviators and their crew for the past 45 years, will host the Wings of Freedom Air Show September 24-25 at Sidney-Richland Municipal Airport (KSDY).

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OCTOBER 2016
Thunderbird Aviation Ramps Up Runway For Ryder Cup

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.– Thunderbird Aviation, a Phillips 66® Aviation branded full- service provider of aviation fuels and aircraft maintenance, is busy preparing for the additional aircraft traffic and travelers who will be coming in and out of Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM), the closest airport to Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota where the 41st Ryder Cup is being held.

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OCTOBER 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Renews Five FBO Contracts

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is proud to announce that five of its fixed base operators (FBOs) have renewed contracts, signing on to continue providing Phillips 66 Aviation branded high-performance fuel to its customers.

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SEPTEMBER 2016
John Mininger Named Recipient Of Phillips 66 Aviation's 2016 Leadership Award

OSHKOSH, Wis.– Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce that this year’s Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Young Eagles Leadership Award winner is John Mininger, a licensed pilot and active member of the Quakertown Pilots Association, EAA, and Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.

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SEPTEMBER 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Branded FBO Texas Jet Awarded IS-BAH Status

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO Texas Jet recently announced it was awarded the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) certification.

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SEPTEMBER 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Heads To The Empire State To Exhibit At NBAA's Regional Forum

The 2016 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Regional Forums bring together a variety of aviation industry personnel, including current and prospective business aircraft owners, operators and manufacturers for one-day events hosted at some of the top airports and FBOs in the U.S.

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AUGUST 2016
Greg Still Named Phillips 66 General Aviation Manager

Phillips 66® Aviation announced today that R. G. (Greg) Still has been named Manager, General Aviation, U.S. Sales. Still will office in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and report to Randy Fralix, General Manager, U.S. Sales.

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AUGUST 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Names Smith Underwood As Director Of Sales, General Aviation

Phillips 66® Aviation announced that Smith Underwood will take over as director, Sales General Aviation, U.S. Sales. Underwood will report to recently announced Greg Still, Manager, General Aviation, U.S. Sales.

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AUGUST 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Names Coordinator, Supply For General Aviation

Phillips 66® Aviation announced today that Charlie Schouweiler will transition to the position of coordinator, supply, General Aviation, U.S. sales. Schouweiler will office in Bartlesville, Oklahoma and report to Jeremy Wheeler, director, supply and military exports, General Aviation.

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JULY 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation FBO, Cardinal Air, Supports History of Aviation at Annual Fly-In Event

ASHEBORO, N.C. – Being held Saturday, June 11, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Asheboro Municipal Airport (KHBI), is a fly-in event that’s attracted attendees for the past twenty years. Funds from the event benefit the North Carolina Aviation Museum and Hall of Fame.

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JULY 2016
Souther Field Aviation Joins Air Race Classic As en Route Stop for 2016 Course

AMERICUS, Ga. – Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO, Souther Field Aviation, Inc., is participating for the first time in the all-female Air Race Classic, as an en route stop on this year’s course. 2016 marks the fortieth anniversary for both the race and the establishment of Souther Field Aviation, which opened its doors to pilots in 1976 at Souther Field (KACJ).

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JUNE 2016
Fifteen Phillips 66 Aviation FBOs Recognized by FltPlan.com's Pilots' Choice Awards

HOUSTON – The results of Fltplan.com's seventh annual Pilots' Choice Awards were released and 15 Phillips 66® Aviation FBOs ranked in this year's survey. Open to FltPlan's 157,000-plus active, registered users, the survey recognizes top U.S. FBOs, top U.S. FBOs by region, small and large, FBO chains, Canadian, Caribbean and Mexican FBOs, ATC Centers, ATC Towers, and U.S. Customs & Border Protection facilities that serve U.S. airports.

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JUNE 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Expands Partners-Into-Plane Contract Fuel Program

HOUSTON – The new Phillips 66® Aviation today announced it has expanded its contract fuel program, Partners-Into-Plane, to allow corporate and charter flight operators (Part 91 and 135) to participate in the program.

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JUNE 2016
Freedom Aviation Fuels Flights at Lynchburg Regional Airshow

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Freedom Aviation, a Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO, is a sponsor for this year's Lynchburg Regional Airshow, presented by Liberty University, taking place May 21-22. In addition, Freedom Aviation will provide the fuel for all performers at the show, including the featured U.S. Navy Blue Angels, the second oldest formal flying aerobatic team in the world.

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JUNE 2016
Phillips 66 Aviation Fuels Spirit of St. Louis 2016 Airshow

HOUSTON – This weekend marks the annual Spirit of St. Louis Air Show & Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Expo, an event Phillips 66 Aviation proudly sponsors. Happening May 14-15 at Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, Missouri, the rain or shine event will feature military and civilian demonstrations as well as static airplane displays including current military, general aviation, corporate and warbird aircraft. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the men and women of our armed services, and speak with them about the aircraft they fly.

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May 2016
TEN PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION FBOs RECOGNIZED IN PROFESSIONAL PILOT MAGAZINE'S 2016 PRASE SURVEY

HOUSTON – The new Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce that ten of its FBOs were recognized in this year's Professional Pilot Magazine's (Pro Pilot) annual Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment (PRASE) survey.

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May 2016
THREE PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION FBOs RANKED TOP 5 PERCENT IN AMERICAS ACCORDING TO AIN's 2016 SURVEY

HOUSTON – The results of this year's Aviation International News (AIN) FBO survey are in, and Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce that three of its FBOs were recognized as top 5 percent rated FBOs in the Americas, two ranked in the top 10 percent, and five were ranked in the top 20 percent.

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February 2016
NEW PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION WEBSITE WINS TOP HONORS FROM AMERICAN AD FEDERATION

HOUSTON – The new Phillips 66® Aviation website – completely redesigned and featuring customizable navigation – earned a Gold ADDY from the American Advertising Federation-Houston during its 2016 awards gala. The Gold ADDY represents the ad federation's highest level of recognition at the category level.

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February 2016
Phillips 66 Funds NBAA Scholarships for Flight Scheduler/Dispatcher Education

TAMPA, Fla. – At the opening session of the 2016 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Conference at the Tampa Convention Center, a total of $44,500 in monetary scholarships were awarded to nine people seeking to advance their aviation careers through continuing education.

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January 2016
Phillips 66 Hires Seth Thompson as General Aviation Unbranded Sales Representative

HOUSTON - Phillips 66® Aviation announced Seth Thompson has joined Phillips 66 as Unbranded Sales Representative, General Aviation. He will focus his efforts on expanding the Phillips 66 Partners-Into-Plane contract fuel program that is available at more than 170 participating FBO locations and includes more than 300 participating members.

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December 2015
Trego-Dugan Aviation Welcomes Flights to New FBO Facility in Grand Island, Nebraska

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – Phillips 66® Aviation branded Trego-Dugan is proud to announce the November 3rd grand opening of its new FBO facility in Grand Island, servicing flights in and out of Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI).

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November 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation NBAA Booth Hosts $22,000 Donation Check Presentation to Corporate Angel Network

LAS VEGAS – In a presentation held at the National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, the world's largest civil aviation trade show, Phillips 66® Aviation, hosted a check presentation to Corporate Angel Network (CAN).

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November 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Rolls Out Web-Based Concierge Program

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation has partnered with FlightBridge®, a software platform that streamlines the process of booking and managing all general aviation related services including hotel and car rental bookings, limousine reservations and catering requests.

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November 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Fuels Veteran's Day Event Flyover

HOUSTON – The Phillips 66 Veterans Network today partnered with The Lone Star Veterans Association to host an event in celebration of Veterans Day. Phillips 66 Aviation donated $1,000 in avgas fuel to propel The Lone Star Freedom Flight Team in a flyover honoring our Veterans of five Van's RV-8s.

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October 2015
StarPort Aviation Featured in Aviation International News

Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO StarPort Aviation was recently profiled in Aviation International News. Click here to read the article and learn more about StarPort's facility, services and offerings.

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October 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation FBO, Westjet Air Center, Celebrates Grand Opening of $1 Million New Facility

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Phillips 66® Aviation branded FBO Westjet Air Center, Inc. (Westjet) is hosting a grand opening event Friday, October 9, to celebrate the construction of its $1 million new FBO facility.

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September 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Attends 2015 NBAA Regional Forum

Phillips 66® Aviation joins more than 100 exhibitors participating at this month's forum held on September 17 at St. Louis Downtown Airport (KCPS).

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September 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Promotes Jeremy Wheeler as Director, Supply & Military Exports

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation, the nation's largest network of branded aviation fuel dealers, today announced the appointment of Jeremy Wheeler as director, supply and military exports for general aviation. Wheeler replaces Keith Reneau, who recently retired from Phillips 66 after working for the organization for more than 30 years.

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September 2015
Fred Stadler Named Phillips 66 Aviation's 2015 Leadership Award Winner

OSHKOSH, Wis. July 22, 2015 – Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce that this year's Leadership Award winner is Fred Stadler, a year-round volunteer for the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA). Stadler reached an unprecedented milestone this month when he flew his 6,000th Young Eagle, setting the record for the most volunteer flights by any pilot participant in the program.

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July 2015
Chicago's Only Downtown Heliport Partners With Phillips 66 Aviation

CHICAGO – Vertiport Chicago (Vertiport), a private, full-service landing facility and fixed base operator (FBO) for helicopters, has elected to distribute Phillips 66® Aviation fuel at its new heliport establishment that opened its doors on April 30.

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July 2015
DuPage Flight Center Celebrates 20 Years With Phillips 66 Aviation

WEST CHICAGO, Ill. – Phillips 66® Aviation today announced the contract renewal of DuPage Flight Center (DuPage), a full-service FBO owned by the DuPage Airport Authority, serving Chicagoland's DuPage Airport. DuPage has offered Phillips 66 fuel to its customer base since 1995.

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July 2015
San Marcos Regional Airport FBO - Redbird Skyport - Rises to Help Local Flood Victims

SAN MARCOS, Texas - Redbird Skyport, a Phillips 66® Aviation FBO located in San Marcos, Texas – an area devastated by the recent flooding – has stepped up in a number of ways to support rescue, victim treatment and cleanup for local relief efforts.

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July 2015
Volo Aviation Newly Named Phillips 66 Branded FBO

STRATFORD, Conn. June 17, 2015 –Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce it's added Volo Aviation to its FBO network. Headquartered at the Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR), the location boasts 40,000 square feet of hangar space, and manages approximately 30 flights per day.

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July 2015
Spirit of St. Louis Airport Celebrates 50 Years With Phillips 66 Aviation

ST. LOUIS – The business aviation center of the Midwest, Spirit of St. Louis Airport, recently renewed their fuel contract with Phillips 66® Aviation. The vendor/dealer relationship was originally established in 1965, just one year after the airport officially opened its doors.

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June 2015
Fighting Fires and Filling Tanks at Butler Aircraft Services

REDMOND, Ore. – Butler Aircraft Services is a Phillips 66 Aviation branded FBO that offers all of the typical amenities like full and self-serve fuel, charters, courtesy cars, rental cars, coordination of hotel accommodations, award-winning catering and plenty of fresh coffee and cold water to keep pilots alert and hydrated. But one additional service they offer, that many FBOs do not, is multi-engine, aerial firefighting.

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June 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation to Attend 2015 NBAA Regional Forums

Phillips 66® Aviation will be in attendance as an exhibitor at the upcoming forum to be held on June 25 at Teterboro Airport in Teterboro, New Jersey.

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June 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Promotes Kent Holman to Senior Supply Coordinator, General Aviation Marketing

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation, the nation's largest network of branded aviation dealers, today announced the appointment of Kent Holman as Senior Supply Coordinator for General Aviation Marketing. He reports directly to Keith Reneau, director supply, military & exports, and will continue to work out of Bartlesville, Okla.

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June 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Hires Kim Ruth to Lead Programs Development

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation, the nation's largest network of branded aviation fuel dealers, today announced the appointment of Kimberly Ruth as director, programs development for general aviation. Ruth replaces Rosemary Leone, an avid pilot and aircraft owner who recently retired from Phillips 66 after holding the position for five years, and working at the organization for more than 10.

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May 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation FBOs Outperform in Professional Pilot Magazine's 2015 PRASE Survey

HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is happy to announce that five of its FBOs were recognized in this year's Professional Pilot Magazine's (Pro Pilot) annual Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment (PRASE) survey. The magazine's subscribers completed 1,641 forms to complete the 42nd annual results.

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May 2015
Rosemary Leone Retires from Phillips 66 Aviation
Rosemary Leone has dedicated the past twelve years to working with the Phillips 66® General Aviation team. For anyone who has spoken to Rosemary, it's obvious that her passion for aviation runs deep. As a pilot and aircraft owner for over 28 years, she will continue to spread her wings and officially retire from Phillips 66 this month.
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May 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation FBOs Take Home Top Four FBO Performance Rankings in AIN's 2015 Survey
HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased that ten of its FBOs were recognized in this year's Aviation International News (AIN) survey. More than 11,000 respondents completed AIN's questionnaire that ranks FBOs according to line service, passenger amenities, pilot amenities, facilities and customer service representatives.
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April 2015
SUN 'n FUN International Fly-In & Expo is on the Horizon
Save the date for the 41st annual SUN 'n FUN Expo, being held April 21-26 at the Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Lakeland, Fla. SUN 'n FUN's mission is to preserve and enhance the future of flight through world-class events, inspiring and educating people of all ages, and Phillips 66 will be there once again at one of the most popular southern aviation extravaganzas.
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April 2015
Trego Dugan Aviation Promotes Two Employees Within FBO
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – Trego Dugan Aviation, a Phillips 66® Aviation-branded FBO, today announced the promotion of two senior-level employees. Emad Abushaar will serve as vice president – airline ground handling, and Zachary Thompson will serve as vice president – director of maintenance.
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March 2015
Chris Cooper Named Business Development Director of Phillips 66 Aviation
HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation, the nation's largest network of branded aviation dealers, today announced the appointment of Chris Cooper as director, business development for general aviation. Cooper will report to Greg Hart, manager, and continue to work out of Bartlesville, Okla.
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March 2015
Phillips 66 Aviation Descends on The Golden State to Showcase the Gold Standard at S&D 2015
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Phillips 66® Aviation, the nation's largest network of branded aviation dealers, is in attendance at the 2015 Schedulers & Dispatchers conference. The annual conference takes place February 3-6 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center.
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February 2015
Suncoast Air Center Joins Phillips 66 Aviation's FBO Network
VENICE, Fla. – Located within walking distance of The Gulf of Mexico is Suncoast Air Center, the only full-service fixed base operator (FBO) located at Venice Municipal Airport (KVNC). In November 2014 the FBO joined the Phillips 66® Aviation's branded network.
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December 2014
Phillips 66 Aviation Donates $21,000 to The Corporate Angel Network

ORLANDO, Fla. – In a presentation held at the world's largest civil aviation trade show, the National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, Phillips 66® Aviation presented Corporate Angel Network (CAN) with a $21,000 donation contribution.

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December 2014
Harbour Air Services Gives Away Heritage Harley

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – Harbour Air Services, a Fixed Base Operator (FBO) with a twenty-plus year history of serving aviation customers at Cherry Capital Airport (KTVC), gave away a 2013 Harley Davidson Softail to one lucky recipient in the "Fuel Up to Ride" sweepstakes. Alan Bambach of Plymouth, Mich. was the grand prize winner, taking home the heritage bike among thousands of drawing entries.

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November 2014
Phillips 66 Welcomes Channel Islands Aviation to FBO-Branded Network

CAMARILLO, Calif. – Family-owned and operated Channel Islands Aviation (CIA) is Phillip 66® Aviation's newest addition to its growing Fixed Base Operation (FBO) network, with more than 850 facilities scattered across the U.S. A steadfast structure, CIA opened its doors in 1976 when co-owners Mark and Janie Oberman were selected as the first operator at Camarillo Airport (KCMA).

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October 2014
$1.6 Million FBO Facility in Service at Sandpoint Airport

SANDPOINT, Idaho – Phillips 66® Aviation-branded dealer Granite Aviation recently announced it opened its doors for business at a new Fixed Base Operator (FBO) facility, located at Sandpoint Airport (SZT). The $1.6 million facility boasts a new 3,700 square foot terminal, a 7,000 square foot hangar, four aircraft refueling trucks, deicer truck and a newly constructed 190-foot-by-900-foot aircraft ramp.

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July 2014
pilots: meet our experts at airventure 2014
Phillips 66's Rosemary Leone and Steven Strollo will be presenting seminars at the upcoming 2014 EAA AirVenture.
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July 2014
TRADITIONAL DERBY PIE TOPS OFF LOUISVILLE EXECUTIVE AVIATION'S CHURCHILL DOWNS PROMOTION
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – When the greatest two minutes in sports commenced the first weekend in May, one fixed base operator led the pack in the pursuit of visitors flying into this Southern-influenced city stretching along the banks of the Ohio River.
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June 2014
CHICAGOLAND'S J.A. AIR CENTER ONCE AGAIN A TOP 2 FBO IN AIN'S ANNUAL SURVEY
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. – It's becoming a habit for the folks at J.A. Air Center. Once again the Phillips 66® Aviation-branded dealer took a top-two finish in Aviation International News's popular annual survey of FBOs.
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June 2014
PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION JOINS 2014 CITATION SPECIAL OLYMPICS AIRLIFT AS EVENT'S OFFICIAL FUEL
HOUSTON – A committed supporter of medical compassion flights, Phillips 66® Aviation is joining Cessna Aircraft Company, part of the Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT), to support the 2014 Citation Special Olympics Airlift (CSOA) and the efforts of volunteer pilots to transport Special Olympics athletes to the 2014 USA Games in New Jersey on June 14 and 21.
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April 2014
$4.2 MILLION FLIGHT CENTER RENOVATION UNVEILED AT CHICAGOLAND'S DUPAGE AIRPORT
WEST CHICAGO, Ill. – DuPage Airport recently completed a two-year, $4.2 million upgrade to its passenger and crew areas, with an updated lobby, renovated restrooms, state-of-the-art crew lounges, new customer entrances and upgraded facilities for U.S. Customs.
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March 2014
PHILLIPS 66® ANNOUNCES ONLY PILOTS REWARDS PROGRAM FOR FLYING OR DRIVING
HOUSTON – Phillips 66® Aviation has launched the aviation industry's first program to help pilots save on fuel costs whether flying or driving – Fly Savvy® Rewards.
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March 2014
DOWNSTREAM PETROLEUM EXPERT GREG HART TAKES HELM OF NATION'S LARGEST BRANDED FBO NETWORK
HOUSTON – Greg Hart, a downstream petroleum industry veteran, has been named Manager – General Aviation for Phillips 66®, the company announced, heading up the nation's largest network of branded fixed base operations (FBOs).
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2013
5,000 KIDS TAKE FLIGHT, THANKS TO LARRY & MAXINE DURST, WINNERS OF 2013 PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION LEADERSHIP AWARD
OSHKOSH, Wis. – Only one other person has flown more kids for EAA's Young Eagles program than volunteer pilot Larry Durst.
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2013
20 YEARS OF YOUNG EAGLES FUEL REBATES FROM PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION HAVE HELPED HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF KIDS TAKE FLIGHT
OSHKOSH, Wis. – Phillips 66® Aviation is celebrating 20 years of providing fuel rebates to Young Eagles pilots, who volunteer their time, aircraft and money to introduce young people to the joys of flight.
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2013
PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION INTRODUCES PERSONAL CARD FOR RECREATIONAL PILOTS WITH FUEL REWARDS
Avgas pilots can garner triple WingPoints® Rewards and double Young Eagles Fuel Rebates through 2013.

OSHKOSH, Wis. – The nation's largest network of branded fixed base operators, Phillips 66® Aviation, is launching a new personal credit card for pilots that makes recreational flying easier, while providing opportunities for triple WingPoints® Rewards and double Young Eagles Fuel Rebates through the end of 2013.

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2013
PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION ANNOUNCES 2013 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AND SAFETY AWARDS WINNERS
Showalter Flying Service & Perry Brothers Aviation Fuels Honored at Phillips 66® Aviation Marketers Conference.

LAS VEGAS – Phillips 66® Aviation, the largest branded aviation dealer network in the nation, has honored Showalter Flying Service with its 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award, and Perry Brothers Aviation Fuels with its 2013 Safety Values Award during the recent 2013 Phillips 66 Marketing Conference & Trade Show.

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2013
COLORADO'S BLACK CANYON JET CENTER POWERS UP TO HELP FIGHT BREAST CANCER
MONTROSE, Colo. – Black Canyon Jet Center (BCJC) at Montrose Regional Airport has added a little pink to its ramp and some cash to Bosom Buddies of Southwestern Colorado. Half of the revenue from their new pink JetGo ground power unit (GPU) will be donated to the breast cancer awareness group and all monies raised will stay in Western Colorado.
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J.A. AIR CENTER TOPS AIN'S COVETED 2013 FBO SURVEY FOR THE SECOND TIME IN THREE YEARS
Phillips 66® Aviation FBOs Rated Top 20% Include Hangar 10, Texas Jet, Jet Aviation Palm Beach, Business Jet Center Dallas, Jet Aviation Houston, Million Air Indianapolis
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PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION PROMOTES LOGISTICS/PROCUREMENT EXPERT TIM BEAUGH TO SALES REPRESENTATIVE
HOUSTON – Phillips 66® has announced the promotion of aviation fuel supply and procurement expert Tim Beaugh to Sales Representative, General Aviation, supporting the nation's largest network of branded fixed base operators (FBOs).
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GALAXY FBO BREAKS GROUND ON NEW FACILITIES AT NW HOUSTON'S LONE STAR EXECUTIVE AIRPORT
HOUSTON – A fltpln.com Pilot's Choice survey winner two years running, Galaxy FBO (KCXO) has broken ground on a new 25,000 square-foot FBO terminal and 80,000 square feet of hangar space at Lone Star Executive Airport north of Houston.
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AT 2012 AIRVENTURE, PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION IS 85 YEARS YOUNG AND JUST GETTING STARTED
OSHKOSH, Wis. – This summer, when 500,000 visitors stroll across AirVenture's Phillips 66® Plaza, filled with historic aircraft, military planes and other icons of flight, they will be taking in the 85-year-old legacy of one of aviation's pioneering companies.
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PASSION FOR FLYING YOUTHS EARNS DAVID AND LARAMIE RESLER AIRVENTURE'S 2012 PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION LEADERSHIP AWARD
OSHKOSH, Wis. – Don't tell David and Laramie Resler that America's young people aren't interested in general aviation. The Indiana couple – winners of the coveted 2012 Phillips 66® Aviation Leadership Award – is on an persistent mission to get kids and their parents interested in flying.
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OKLAHOMA CITY FBO FEATURES EXTENSIVE MAINTENANCE & OFFSITE REPAIR EXPERIENCE, PLUS A $1 MILLION PARTS INVENTORY
OKLAHOMA CITY – Valair Aviation at Wiley Post Airport (KPWA) in Oklahoma City has joined the Phillips 66 Aviation network, featuring a full-service maintenance facility ready for modifications, inspections, avionics overhauls and custom makeovers – all backed by a parts inventory worth nearly $1 million.
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AVIATION ENGINE OIL EXPERTS FEATURED AT PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION'S AIRVENTURE TENT
OSHKOSH, Wis. – Two of the aviation industry's top lubricant experts answered questions and discussed engine protection during the 2012 AirVenture at the Phillips 66 Aviation tent.
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Young Eagles Pilots Can Win Rides on a Historic 1929 Tri-motor at the Phillips 66® Aviation AirVenture Tent
OSHKOSH, Wis. – Every day at 2012 AirVenture, Phillips 66® Aviation is giving Young Eagles volunteer pilots a chance to win free rides on a storied 1929 Ford Tri-motor airplane.
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COOLING OFF AT POPSICLE HOUR – PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION HANDS OUT FREE POPSICLES TO CROWD AT AIRVENTURE
OSHKOSH, Wis., July, 2012 – Phillips 66 Aviation cooled off hundreds of AirVenture visitors with a Popsicle Hour every afternoon at 1 p.m. at the Phillips 66 Aviation tent, on Phillips 66 Plaza.
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PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION LAUNCHES TRUSTEDFUEL.COM ONLINE RESOURCE CENTER FOR FUEL HANDLERS
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. – TrustedFuel.com, a comprehensive online resource center for aviation fuel handlers, is now live, built with a wide range of information, technical data, specifications, training tools and links to additional industry guidance.
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NATIONAL JETS, A 22-YEAR PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION DEALER, EXTENDS FUEL CONTRACT
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – National Jets, Inc. – a well-appointed fixed base operator that features one of the newer terminals in South Florida – has extended its contract as a Phillips 66® Aviation branded dealer for another five years.
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85 EXXON FBOS REBRAND AS PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION, JOINING THE INDUSTRY'S LARGEST DEALER NETWORK
HOUSTON – Eighty-five fixed base operators formerly with Exxon have joined the Phillips 66 Aviation network of branded dealers, the nation's largest.
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BUSINESS JET CENTER OAKLAND JOINS PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION NETWORK
OAKLAND, January 2012 – Business Jet Center Oakland at Oakland International Airport (OAK) has become a Phillips 66® Aviation-branded dealer.
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PHILLIPS 66 AVIATION TO LAUNCH 85TH YEAR WITH 2012 SCHEDULERS & DISPATCHERS CELEBRATION
SAN DIEGO – America's Most Trusted Wings in Aviation® will launch its 85th year by celebrating at the NBAA 23rd Annual Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference, January 15-18, 2012, in Southern California.
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LAFAYETTE AVIATION FBO AT HISTORIC PURDUE UNIVERSITY AIRPORT JOINS PHILLIPS 66® AVIATION
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., November 2011 – Serving the airport where Amelia Earhart prepared for her round-the-world flight attempt, Lafayette Aviation has joined the Phillips 66® Aviation-branded dealer network.
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2012
CONOCOPHILLIPS—FIRST RECIPIENT OF CAN'S ‘ANGEL OF THE YEAR' AWARD
ConocoPhillips Company, the third largest integrated energy company in the United States, will be awarded the first Corporate Angel Network "Angel of the Year" Award for outstanding service to cancer patients.
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