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Old 3rd Jun 2019, 14:59
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AVGAS price going up?

At Charleroi, it's gone from EUR2.009/litre (March), to EUR2.317/litre (May) - over 15% increase in less than three months.

Not noticed anywhere else, is this a global/European thing, a Belgian thing, or a Charleroi thing?

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Old 4th Jun 2019, 04:35
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€2.11 in Chambery yesterday.
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Old 4th Jun 2019, 06:31
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Wait till that clown Bolton talks Trump into attacking Iran to see where gas prices will be at. We’ll all be taking up stamp collecting or train spotting.
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Old 4th Jun 2019, 09:17
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Oban in May at £2.26 for Avgas made my eyes water!
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Old 4th Jun 2019, 09:31
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£1.94 In Newquay yesterday - must be a local market thing
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Old 4th Jun 2019, 16:47
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Around £3 a litre in Islay!!!
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Old 4th Jun 2019, 17:07
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Had anyone expected it to decrease, perhaps?
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Old 5th Jun 2019, 13:15
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Price of crude oil down 10% in last 14days.
Someone is taking a hefty profit
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Old 7th Jun 2019, 08:47
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Shoreham £2.02 ��

Blackbushe £1.764 ��

as at today.
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Old 7th Jun 2019, 14:04
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Get it down, anywhere charging more than 1.80 at this time is frankly taking the pi$$
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Old 7th Jun 2019, 15:50
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Its not that simple, the price depends on what was paid when the tank was last topped up, for some fields this can be months ago. The price of filling the tank depends on current prices, quantity and distance from the depot so there are many variables at play.
Also some airfields own the tank and pump so they can shop around, many are owned by one oil company so no competition.
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Old 7th Jun 2019, 19:03
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100LL is selling for $5.00/U.S. gallon in Cincinnati at KLUK. This equates to $1.34/liter or ₤1.05/liter. I clearly recall topping my Cessna 152 off at a cool $1.00/gallon in 1976, not all that long after the 1973 Arab Oil Embargo. Oh, to be young again!

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