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The latest News of the Company.

Premiere with AHS: Somon Air

10.09.2016 - Frankfurt

AHS welcomes a new airline in its customer portfolio: The Tajik flagcarrier Somon Air. The privately run Somon Air is based in Dushanbe and connects the Tajik capital with Frankfurt Airport once a week.

On Saturdays flight SZ101 arrives at 6:20 am in Germany and leaves the Rhein-Main Airport on the same day at 17:25 pm back towards Tajikistan as SZ102.

Somon Air operates the nearly seven-hour flight with modern Boeing 737 aircrafts, which are equipped with two fare classes (economy and business class).

Somon Air

Welcome Singapore Airlines

22.07.2016 - Dusseldorf

AHS Dusseldorf is proud to welcome a new premium customer: From July 2016 Singapore Airlines flies non-stop from NRW's largest airport to Singapore. The Asian five-star airline connects Dusseldorf with its hub in Singapore three times a week.

The flights to Singapore Changi start in Dusseldorf on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 11.30 AM. Flight time is approximately thirteen hours.

On the new connection Singapore Airlines operates with the ultra modern Airbus A350-900 long-haul aircraft.
 

Singapore Airlines

WOW air starts in Frankfurt

02.06.2016 - Frankfurt

On 02nd June 2016 the colorful Icelandic airline WOW air launched its new route between Reykjavik and Frankfurt with AHS as handling company.

The new route will be operated daily except Saturdays with modern Airbus 320/321 and WOW air will offer this new service also in the upcoming winter timetable.

WOW air

AHS and ASF sign cooperation agreement

22.04.2016 - Hamburg/Friedrichshafen

ASF Airport Services Friedrichshafen GmbH, the largest local handling company for passenger services at Friedrichshafen Airport, is now a preferred partner of AHS Aviation Handling Services GmbH. Both companies terminated this commitment with the signing of an appropriate agreement on 22nd April 2016.

The cooperation stipulates that ASF provides operational services within the AHS Groups´ marketing network while AHS will promote them in the worldwide market.

Together with its new partner ASF AHS provides comprehensive services for airlines in the German market. AHS Aviation Handling Services GmbH is the leading provider of airline handling services in Germany.


Air France and KLM sign up with AHS Munich

01.03.2016 - Munich

On 1st March 2016, AHS Munich took over the handling of Air France and KLM. Both the Dutch and the French flag carrier connect Amsterdam and Paris up to five times a day with the Bavarian capital.

On the Paris route, Air France operates mainly with Airbus aircraft of the A320 family, while KLM serves the Amsterdam course with Fokker 70/100 or Boeing 737-700 / 800.
 

Air France | KLM

Köln Bonn Airport now shareholder of AHS

23.12.2015 - AHS Group

As of 1st January 2016 Köln Bonn Airport will hold a 10% share of AHS Aviation Handling Services GmbH Holding which is based in Hamburg. In addition Köln Bonn Airport will acquire / acquired a 49% share of the local AHS-station „AHS KÖLN Aviation Handling Services GmbH” from the AHS Holding.

In 2010 the Airport withdrew from the P&O sector. AHS successfully advanced in this sector at Cologne / Bonn as well as at several other locations. Michael Garvens, Chairman of the Management board of Flughafen Köln/Bonn GmbH, sees a lot of benefits from this investment: “ Now we can offer our airlines an competitive all-round carefree package that also includes the P&O sector.”


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Transavia expands in Munich

30.11.2015 - Munich

From March 2016, the Dutch low fare airline Transavia will considerably expand its schedule at our location in Munich and will offer 101 weekly flights to 18 destinations in Europe and North Africa.

Therefore Transavia will base four Boeing 737 aircraft including crews in Munich for the upcoming summer schedule. At the moment AHS München handles a daily Transavia flight to Paris-Orly. We congratulate Transavia on this extensive expansion in Bavaria and we are looking forward to the challenges ahead.

Transavia

Condor opts for AHS Berlin

04.09.2015 - Berlin

Starting on 1st November, AHS Berlin welcomes its new customer Condor Flugdienst GmbH at Berlin Schoenefeld Airport.

The popular German holiday airline has been for many years among the top customers of the AHS Group and is already handled by AHS in Hamburg, Bremen, Hanover, Dusseldorf, Cologne and Munich.

From Berlin, Condor is heading primary to holiday destination around the Mediterranean and operates with Airbus A320.

Condor

Kuwait Airways new in Munich

16.07.2015 - Munich

AHS welcomes a new top customer in Munich, the traditional golf Airline Kuwait Airways.

The new flight from Kuwait City to Munich and back was taken into Kuwait Airways´ flight program this summer and AHS provides complete P&O services for the airline.

Flight KU173/174 operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with widebody Airbus A340-300 .

Kuwait Airways

Hello A380

01.07.2015 - Dusseldorf

Since July 1st the longtime AHS customer Emirates operates its daily flight EK56 from Dusseldorf to Dubai with the world’s largest passenger aircraft, the Airbus A380.

For the first time within the Network AHS Dusseldorf takes over the scheduled handling of this truly gigantic aircraft. Although AHS already proved its A380-worhtiness back in September 29th 2011 when Emirates flight EK060 from Hamburg to Dubai was one-time operated with an A380 / Superjumbo instead of the regular Boeing 777.

Next to Frankfurt and Munich, Dusseldorf is the third destination in Germany which is operated by the Gulf airline with the A380.

Emirates A380

Bem' vindo TAP

31.03.2015 - Hamburg

Starting on 1st March, our station in Hamburg welcomes our new customer TAP Portugal.

As biggest Portuguese Airline TAP is carrying more than 10 million Passengers per year, operating 88 destinations across 38 countries. Offering multiple routes to Brazil and Africa, TAP was voted "World’s Leading Airline to South America and Africa in 2014", again from the World Travel Awards.

From Hamburg, TAP is heading two times a day to Lisbon, the capital of Portugal and home base of TAP. The flight time is scheduled for two hours and 30 minutes.

TAP Portugal

Enter Air signs Handling Contract with AHS Group

01.02.2015 - AHS Group

Since 1st February, we welcome the Polish charter airline Enter Air as a new contract customer within the AHS Group.

The independent airline is based in Warsaw and operates from the Polish capital's Frederic Chopin Airport. Enter Air was founded in 2010 and flies from Warsaw and Katowice mainly to Mediterranean destinations.

Although the airline does not perform scheduled flights to Germany, Enter Air is a frequent and welcome guest at many AHS locations.

Enter Air

Grüezi SWISS

22.07.2014 - AHS Group

On 22nd July,welcomed the renowned Alpine region carrier SWISS International Airlines as the newest partner within the AHS network.

From AHS locations in Hamburg, Hannover, Dusseldorf and Cologne and as well from Stuttgart (S. Stuttgart Ground) the airline offers daily flights to its hub in Zurich.

For SWISS the AHS Group provides a full range of services, from check in / boarding through ticketing to Ramp Supervision / Operations and Lost & Found.

SWISS International Air Lines

Servus Austrian Airlines

22.07.2014 - AHS Group

On 22nd July,welcomed the renowned Alpine region carrier Austrian Airlines as the newest partner within the AHS network.

From AHS locations in Hamburg, Hannover, Dusseldorf and Cologne and as well from Stuttgart (S. Stuttgart Ground) the airline offers daily flights to its hub in Vienna.

For Austrian Airlines the AHS Group provides a full range of services, from check in / boarding through ticketing to Ramp Supervision / Operations and Lost & Found.

Austrian Airlines

Kon´nichiwa All Nippon Airways

25.02.2014 - Dusseldorf

From end of March 2014 the Japanese carrier ANA All Nippon Airways will introduce a new connection from Dusseldorf to the Japanese capital Tokyo in addition to the existing services from Frankfurt and Munich.

AHS Aviation Handling Services is delighted that our high quality service package has convinced this prestigious and well known Asian airline. On behalf of Lufthansa our station in Dusseldorf will be performing passenger handling, operations and lost & found services.

With the beginning of the summer schedule ANA will operate daily between Dusseldorf and Tokyo at 18.35, reaching the Japanese capital at 13.00 the following day. The return flight departs at 11.00 and reaches Dusseldorf at 16.00 on the same day.

ANA is the largest operator of the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner worldwide and will operate the route with this brand new plane.

ANA All Nippon Airways

Germanwings goes AHS

25.03.2014 - Dusseldorf

With the beginning of summer season´s flight schedule on 30th March 2014 the AHS Dusseldorf took over the passenger handling for the Lufthansa subsidiary Germanwings.

In Dusseldorf the LH management plans to switch most of their inner european routes from Lufthansa to Germanwings and AHS starts the handling with 24 Destinations. And in the following weeks the number of destinations will grow up to 40.

With our new customer the AHS Dusseldorf experiences significant growth and we are looking forward to a successful cooperation with the latest LH group product.

Germanwings