ALTA welcomes The Sol Group as a new Affiliate Member

Panama – July 11, 2018 – The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) continues strengthening its presence in The Caribbean and today welcomes Sol Aviation Services Limited as a new Affiliate Member.

With the commitment of connecting the region by air, Sol Aviation Services Limited is the company of The Sol Group of companies that supplies jet fuel and aviation gasoline to the commercial and general aviation sectors of the Caribbean region.

Luis Felipe de Oliveira, ALTA’s Executive Director, comments: “ALTA consolidates collaborative efforts across the entire Latin American and Caribbean region. Today we welcome Sol Aviation Services Limited with great enthusiasm as we are sure that its presence in the association will bring much value to continue developing aviation within The Caribbean and generating economic and social benefits for its nations”.

Gerard Cox, CEO of The Sol Group stated, “ALTA and Sol are important members of the aviation industry in the Caribbean and we are enthusiastic about our affiliation with ALTA and its associate members. This alliance enables us to collaborate, to share opportunities for synergies on safe and efficient practices, and to continue to fuel the growth in the region.”

About The Sol Group and Sol Aviation Services

The Sol Group is one of the biggest conglomerates in the Caribbean region. By providing fuels, lubricants, LPG products and an extensive network of service stations, Sol enables the energy that keeps the heart of our region beating. Sol is the largest independent petroleum marketing company in the region and is committed to supporting and empowering the communities in which it operates.

With operations spanning across twenty-three territories, Sol’s highly qualified team reflects the talent, spirit and diversity of the region. Sol serves a wide range of commercial customers who are involved in shipping, luxury boating, aviation, mining, trucking and fleet operations, as well as families and individuals – hard working men and women who need a reliable partner to fuel their vehicles, homes and lives.

Sol Aviation Services Limited is present in Antigua, Barbados, Bahamas, Bermuda, BVI, Dominican Republic, Grand Cayman, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Maarten y St. Vincent, maintaining international safety and quality controls that ensure smooth operations for our aviation customers and partners.

About ALTA

ALTA is a private non-profit association serving the airline industry whose objective is to develop safer, more efficient and sustainable aviation in Latin America and the Caribbean. ALTA coordinates collaborative efforts among all industry stakeholders, maximizing the impact that aviation has on the economic and social growth of the region for the benefit of the industry, countries, and populations served by air transport.

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