North Air is closely monitoring the situation with regards to the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  This includes close attention to the latest guidance from the UK Government, NHS and Public Health Authorities.  Following the most recent government advice we have revised our current working arrangements and have formally invoked our Business Continuity Plan.  Our top priority is the welfare of our employees, as well as maintaining a high level of service, safety and stability for our customers where required in keeping essential flights operational and playing our part in supporting the airlines and fuel suppliers through this unprecedented period.

The measures we continue to take are as follows:

Our People

  • In line with our tested plans, all employees who are able to work from home are doing so.
  • We will continue to closely monitor the situation with regard to our employees’ working arrangements to ensure their ongoing safety.
  • We are maintaining regular communication with our sites reiterating public health guidance.
  • We have introduced additional hygiene measures at our sites, for example, monitoring individuals’ body temperature, hand sanitiser, wipes and as a precautionary measure, deep cleaning activities across all sites.
  • A ban is in place on all non-essential travel.
  • Any large internal and external events/activities have been cancelled.
  • We are following guidance on self-isolation for any employees in accordance with latest public health requirements.

External Visitors

  • Any non-essential supplier visits to our sites have been stopped.
  • Any remaining external visitors, before being allowed access, will be required to confirm they are not showing symptoms of COVID-19, do not have household members who have COVID-19 or are being tested and have not come into contact with anyone who is confirmed to have it. Visitors are also required to follow our hygiene guidelines.

For updates from authorities, please visit the links provided below:

We continue to review our actions on a daily basis, closely following Government advice.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our outstanding staff for their unending dedication, loyalty, approach to safety and hard work at this difficult time and we wish them and their families a safe and healthy transition through this challenging period.

Who We Are?

North Air is a leading business handling into Plane Fuelling within the UK

We are committed to providing reliable, consistent and safe into Plane Fuelling services to UK airports. Currently we operate 20 managed sites throughout the UK employing over 400 dedicated aviation service professionals.

Our Vision

We will continue to embrace new technology and innovation so enabling fuelling excellence to the commercial aviation industry. Our stakeholders, from Airlines/Airport Authority, Fuel Suppliers and staff, will continue to enjoy operating in our safe, compliant and efficient environment, moreover, that our vision of continual improvement equates to a company that is a pleasure to do business with.

Our Mission

With our commitment and expertise, the mission of North Air is simple, to be the most successful into Plane Fuelling company in the UK delivering the very best customer experience in the market we serve. Fuelling excellence is our minimum standard.

David Atherton
CEO – North Air


Our dedicated team are always pleased to help and share their wealth of experience with colleagues and clients alike.

David Atherton


M: 07818 597918

Neil Cradock

Head of Operations Integrity


Catherine Parkinson

Head of Finance


Dave Freemantle

Head of Operations


Sharon Abbott

Head of Human Resources


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Our Service

North Air Services

  • Into Plane Fuelling
  • Stock Delivery and Storage Management
  • Aircraft Fuels Quality
  • Customer Inventory Control and Planning
  • Resource Planning and Scheduling
  • Infrastructure and Vehicle Maintenance

Compliance and Safety… The North Air Safety Management System ensures compliance with industry standards including UK HSE and Environmental Agency expectations. Based on JIG HSSEM Guidance North Air operate to JIG 1 and 2 at all sites. HSSEQ developed to align with stakeholder requirements and UK law.

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At the heart of our operations are our Airfield Operators who work airside to ensure that aircraft, whether they be fixed wing or rotary (helicopters) are fuelled safely and on time. The role can be physically demanding but extremely rewarding, especially if you enjoy working within an aviation environment.

If you would like the opportunity to work for North Air as an Airfield Operator then you will need to complete an online application form, via Monarch Personnel’s website who are our recruiting agent for this role.

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To apply visit:

Any queries:

Tel: 01257 478444 / Fax: 01257 425299


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