Pilots across India will soon see the Shell Aviation sign going up for the first time at a number of airports as the international fuel supplier expands its presence from two airports to 12 in the country. Locations soon to welcome Shell Aviation service include Mumbai, Goa, Chennai, Calicut, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Coimbatore and Mangalore. Shell currently operates at Bangalore and Hyderabad.
The new Indian service, under the Shell MRPL Aviation Fuels and Services Private Limited banner, is a joint venture between Shell and Mangalore Refinery & Petrochecmicals Ltd (MRPL). Shell Aviation has also recently expanded its presence in Dubai at Al Maktoum International Airport, London City Airport and Roskilde Airport in Denmark.