Shell aviation 100 years

100 years of going beyond

Since the dawn of powered flight, Shell Aviation has worked with visionaries and pioneers to solve problems, break down barriers and power progress for people all around the world.

Celebrating 100 years of supporting aviation

Shell Aviation officially celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2021. But as we mark this milestone by sharing stories of achievement and collaboration we must look forward too - towards arguably the greatest challenge the sector has ever faced – reaching net-zero emissions. This is a challenge we can overcome if we apply the same spirit of collaboration, problem-solving and innovation that built the aviation industry – working together today to achieve a sustainable tomorrow.

Our Stories

A collaborative spirit is born

Helping the pioneers of flight go further, higher and faster.

Aviation takes off

Supporting aviation’s evolution into to a global business.

Game-changing aviation

Working together to push the boundaries.

Setting safety standards

Championing safety, in the air and on the ground.

Less downtime, more uptime

Driving efficiency and enabling growth.

Flying together towards net-zero emissions

Tackling the challenge of sustainable flight.

Decarbonising Aviation: Cleared for Take-off

Our new report, produced with Deloitte, reflects views from right across the aviation industry on the obstacles the sector faces and provides a clear pathway for the sector to accelerate progress towards net-zero emissions.

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Work with us today for a low carbon future

Shell has supported the pioneers of aviation for over 100 years. Share your challenge and let’s work together today for a sustainable tomorrow.

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