World Wide Aviation & Air Refueling (WWAARS) Inc., is the Next Generation (NEXGEN) in Commercial Aerial Refueling (AR). We are not an airline, but a multimodal logistic company dedicated to deliver rapid high-quality fuels and services to the American Military Warfighter ONTIME-EVERYTIME-ANYTIME-ANYWHERE!!!
World Wide addresses the Department of Defenses (DOD) need for a commercial Transportation Service Provider capable of augmenting the United States Air Force (USAF), Naval, Marine Corp and Army (Special Operations) Air Refueling fleets. Developed to support the US Secretary Of Defense, Military Service Chiefs and US Transportation Commands (USTC) Air Refueling requirements worldwide. Our business model is designed to integrate seamlessly to support of the DOD’s AR requirements as a commercial Fee-For-Service Air Refueling (FFSAR) service provider. Bringing the world an International Air-to-Air Refueling (AAR) capability poised to support US DOD, North Atlantic Treaty Organizations (NATO) allied, coalition military and commercial AR requirements. WWAARS will operate the nation’s first US owned Hose-n-Drogue Inflight Refueling Multirole Passenger/Cargo tanker fleet. Our Fixed and Rotary Wing AR platforms are modified and maintained in the United States, FAA certified to operate throughout North America and Europe. We are experienced, trained and equipped to support and operate our platforms in compliance with USTRANSCOM’s Defense Transportation Regulations, Air Force Instructions, NAVAIR and NATO’s Allied Tactical Publication (ATP-184.108.40.206 and ATP-56) standards. We bring industry leading subject matter experts in Air Refueling planning and operations under one organization in direct support our nation’s warfighters and commercial AR needs. Our owner, senior staff, planners, mission managers, aircraft maintenance, and flight crews come from diverse backgrounds in military and commercial AR.
The WWAARS team draws upon 250 years of combined operational, tactical and strategic Airlift and Air Refueling experiences with honed tenures throughout US Transportation (USTC), Headquarters Air Mobility Command (HQ/AMC) its Air Operations Center (aka Tanker Airlift Control Center –TACC) as Short Notice, Dual Role, Coronet and Homeland Defense planners, Flight Managers/Dispatchers, Executions, Floor Seniors and Air to Air Refueling mission managers. The vision of WWAARS began in 2005 as the Nation’s first US owned commercially operated Aerial Refueling Company. WWAARS Incorporated in 2011, headquartered in Southern Illinois as an 8a, minority and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business.