07:26 GMT +319 August 2019
Listen Live
    A Turkish Air Force F-16 fighter jet ( C foreground) is seen between US Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II fighter jets at Incirlik airbase in the southern city of Adana, Turkey, December 11, 2015.

    BP to Provide $244Mln in Jet Fuel to US Aircraft in Turkey Through Pipeline

    © REUTERS / Umit Bektas
    Military & Intelligence
    Get short URL
    0 38

    The US Department of Defense announced that BP has received a nearly quarter billion dollar contract from the US Defense Logistics Agency to supply jet fuel to air bases in Turkey and possibly along the Central European pipeline system.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — BP has received a nearly quarter billion dollar contract from the US Defense Logistics Agency to supply jet fuel to air bases in Turkey and possibly along the Central European pipeline system, the US Department of Defense announced.

    "BP Products North America [of] Chicago, Illinois, has been awarded a… $244.6 million… contract for jet fuel," the announcement state don Wednesday. "Locations of performance are Illinois, Turkey, and a defense fuel support point serving the Central European Pipeline System."

    BP will supply the fuel over the next thirteen and a half months up to June 30, 2018, the Defense Department said.


    US Officials Say Erdogan Bodyguards Behind Brutality at Turkish Embassy
    Turkey, US to Further Cooperate Despite Discord on Syrian Kurds
    Erdogan's 'Historic' Visit to US Fails to Produce Outcome Turkey Wanted
    US Backs Turkey in Fight Against Daesh, PKK - Trump During Talks With Erdogan
    fuel, BP, Turkey, United States
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik