For Government and Military Operators

    Your Mission is Everything

    It may involve getting a diplomat to an international summit, conducting a humanitarian relief effort, operating a large aircraft, or taking part in a military exercise. At Universal, we share your commitment to the mission, and we have the global resources and experience in government and military operations to enable your success.

    Discover how we can support you.

    Trip Support

    Head of State flight clearances. Logistics for large aircraft operations. Short-notice planning for high-traffic summits and events. Your dedicated trip support team can anticipate your operational challenges and provide timely solutions to help you achieve mission success.

    Continue your success

    UVair Fuel Program

    With us, you get a dedicated team of experts focused on fuel logistics for government and military operations – from an approved provider for the DLA, DoD, and 75+ other government and military organizations.

    Contact information

    Government and Military Fueling Division
    Worldwide: +1 (713) 947-5684
    govfuel@univ-wea.com

    Universal Aviation

    Strict operating and customer service standards. Industry-leading training and audit systems. With Universal Aviation, you have access to a global network of FBOs and ground support locations committed to exceeding the expectations of both you and those who land at our locations.

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    Online Flight Planning

    Worldwide flight planning and weather. Optimized routings. Highly accurate ETEs and fuel burn estimates. Completely do-it-yourself from your computer or Apple iPad.

    Plan and file

    Datalink

    Stay connected with unlimited SATCOM and SITA VHF ACARS datalink for ANY business aircraft you operate, regardless of avionics type. And enjoy complete integration with our flight planning, weather, and fleet status applications – all through uvGO, available via your Apple® iPad®.

    Stay connected

    Mobile App

    With uvGO, you can plan, build, and manage successful missions worldwide. You have access to do-it-yourself trip planning resources, as well as complete mission coordination through Universal.

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