Solutions

Focused on YOU.

Explore the different ways our global resources come together to help you achieve success.

Solutions by Profession

Flight Operations Manager

It doesn’t matter the size of your operation or how you operate. With us, you have a partner who understands your unique challenges and is committed to helping you keep the guarantees you make to your organization.

Keep your guarantees

Scheduler/Dispatcher

Your list of responsibilities is continually growing, and everyone depends on you to take care of it all.

As a company made up of schedulers and dispatchers, we understand the pressure you face. Let us show you how you can depend on us, too.

Stay dependable

Pilot

The world is becoming increasingly complex. Ever-changing regulations. Unforeseen events. High expectations. These are just some of the obstacles you can face on every mission. Count on us for expertise, global resources, and tools to help you successful manage these and keep your missions moving forward.

Keep moving forward

Flight Attendant

Delicious catering. Passenger weather. Destination security reports. Local area expertise. We are going to help you shine in front of your crew and passengers.

Shine on

Executive Assistant

Trying to connect the dots between when the aircraft lands, the car arrives, and the meeting starts? Oh! And arrange to pick up a gift, too? The expectations on you are high. But no problem. Accurate information. Last-minute and special requests…it’s what we do.

Exceed expectations

Owner

Whether your preferred view is from the flight deck or the cabin, discover how we can help you minimize your risk and maximize your investment.

Maximize your investment

Supplier

We are looking for ground handling, transport, and other logistics partners who share our core values and are committed to providing support that exceeds our clients’ expectations.

Let’s work together

Procurement Professional

Are you putting together requirements for a Request for Proposal (RFP) or ready to submit one? We can help.

Start here

Solutions by Base of Operation

A trip support operations center in your time zone with a team that speaks your language. Local and global fuel expertise. FBOs and ground support locations nearby and around the world. Whether operating in-region or beyond, learn how we customize our support to your regional needs.

North America

Expertise in U.S. and Canadian regulations. The UVair Fueling Card. Air Culinaire Worldwide kitchens. The UVair FBO Network – a network of independently-owned FBOs.

Discover how we can serve you

Latin America and the Caribbean

An operations center in Sao Paulo. Portuguese- and Spanish-speaking trip support. Universal Aviation ground support locations throughout the region. The UVair Fueling Card. A network of Air Culinaire Worldwide associate catering partners.

Discover how we can serve you

Europe, the Middle East, and Africa

An operations center in London. Universal Aviation ground support locations throughout the region. The UVair Fueling Card. Air Culinaire Worldwide kitchens and associate catering partners across the region.

Discover how we can serve you

Asia-Pacific

An operations center in Hong Kong. Universal Aviation ground support locations throughout the region. The UVair Fueling Card. A network of Air Culinaire Worldwide associate catering partners.

Discover how we can serve you

Solutions by Operation Type

Private / Non-revenue

Trip coordination. Regulatory assistance. Fuel savings. Mobile tools. These are just some of the ways we can support your missions.

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Charter / Non-scheduled Commercial

Is the trip doable? Am I looking at special permit requirements? What about cabotage? Our dedicated charter teams know the answers.

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Government & Military

Head of State flight clearances. Large aircraft operations. Bulk fuel logistics. We understand your unique operating needs and have the experience and resources to meet and exceed them.

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Helicopter

Aviation weather. Turbine fuel. Airport information. You may not always think of us for helicopter operations, but we have solutions to help your operation succeed.

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OEM

Experimental and special airworthiness permits. Unique flight plans. Delivery flight logistics. Concierge requests. We’ve got you covered.

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  • Explore operational insights from our blog.

    • Aircraft Security Airside – Top GA Considerations
      by Tracie Carwile on September 16, 2019 at 18:00

      Aircraft guards are recommended for many worldwide locations and can be a worthwhile investment in enhancing safety and security of your operation, personnel and assets. These arrangements need to be considered early in the trip planning process as there are often airport authority restrictions and limitations to consider. The post Aircraft Security Airside – Top GA Considerations appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Ops Update: Upcoming Japan Emperor’s Enthronement in Tokyo – Restrictions announced
      by Hiroshi Higashiyama on September 13, 2019 at 11:50

      On October 22, 2019, Japan will hold an Emperor's Enthronement ceremony for its new Emperor, Naruhito. The event is expected to draw a large contingent of international dignitaries and is expected to impact business aviation operations to the country. The post Ops Update: Upcoming Japan Emperor’s Enthronement in Tokyo – Restrictions announced appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Business Aviation Destination Guide: Indonesia
      by Teguh Prasetyo on September 11, 2019 at 20:00

      Historically, operating to or over Indonesia required significant lead time, as the country had one of the longest lead-time requirements within the business aviation operating environment. Those requirements have been streamlined, making short-notice trips, planned tech stops, and schedule revisions now possible. Here’s everything you need to know about operating a business jet to Indonesia. The post Business Aviation Destination Guide: Indonesia appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Chairman’s Note* Universal to sell UVair Fueling Division to World Fuel Services
      by Greg Evans on August 22, 2019 at 13:30

      Dear Valued Friends and Colleagues, I’m writing to you personally, to inform you of some current developments at Universal. For the last 60 years, Universal has remained the industry leader in international mission support, by remaining nimble, not resting on our past successes, and always adapting to the ever-changing needs, of our industry and customers. Today, I’m pleased to announce that Universal has officially signed an agreement to sell our Contract Fuel Division, UVair, to World Fuel Services. Why did we do it? Universal has the most comprehensive, end-to-end mission management infrastructure in our industry. We integrate more phases of the mission, and we support more global trip legs than […] The post Chairman’s Note* Universal to sell UVair Fueling Division to World Fuel Services appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.