July 2005

Skytanking Purchases a Controlling Stake in Belgian Fuelling & Services Company

Skytanking purchases a controlling stake in Belgian Fuelling & Services Company NV (BFSC). Skytanking’s Belgian subsidiary Merlin Fuel NV, which at the time already provides aviation fuelling services at Ostend-Brügge International Airport, acquires the shares Sabena’s bankruptcy trustee.

BFSC handles approx. half of all into-plane fuelling at Brussels International Airport and additionally has an extensive portfolio of contracts to provide engineering, operations and management services for fuel companies at other European airports, including Athens, Luxembourg and Liège.