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History

2020

Today, Hahn Air cooperates with more than 350 partner airlines, thereby creating ticketing opportunities for more than 100,000 travel agencies in 190 markets.

Hahn Air celebrates the 20th anniversary of its ticketing business.       

Hahn Air welcomes 40 new airlines into its leading partner network.       

Hahn Air issues the first NDC tickets and launches its NDC platform powered by 2e Systems and achieves IATA Level 3 NDC certification.       

In cooperation with the travel distribution platform Winding Tree, Hahn Air issues the first airline ticket using blockchain technology.       

Hahn Air launches a dedicated website for flight operations, www.hahnair.aero.       

Hahn Air Technologies introduces the product X1-Air thereby enabling airlines to enter the GDS world under the code X1.       

Hahn Air launches the product HR-Corporate to support corporations in distributing their corporate shuttle flights.

2019

Hahn Air celebrates the 20th anniversary of its ticketing business.       

Hahn Air welcomes 40 new airlines into its leading partner network.       

Hahn Air issues the first NDC tickets and launches its NDC platform powered by 2e Systems and achieves IATA Level 3 NDC certification.       

In cooperation with the travel distribution platform Winding Tree, Hahn Air issues the first airline ticket using blockchain technology.       

Hahn Air launches a dedicated website for flight operations, www.hahnair.aero.       

Hahn Air Technologies introduces the product X1-Air thereby enabling airlines to enter the GDS world under the code X1.       

Hahn Air launches the product HR-Corporate to support corporations in distributing their corporate shuttle flights.

2018

Hahn Air adds a new summer route to its network with a weekly flight from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Palma de Mallorca (PMI).

Hahn Air Technologies is founded. The sister company of Hahn Air provides solutions to airlines that are looking to expand their indirect sales. It also serves as a think tank and innovation centre for the Hahn Air Group.

An increasing number of partners decides to make use of a Dual Partnership, meaning they combine their availability under the H1 code with an HR-169 agreement.

Hahn Air signs its first interline agreement with a train company, the British high-speed rail company Eurostar.

The number of travel agency partners cooperating with Hahn Air reaches 100,000 in 190 markets.

2017

An increasing number of partners decides to make use of a Dual Partnership, meaning they combine their availability under the H1 code with an HR-169 agreement.

Hahn Air signs its first interline agreement with a train company, the British high-speed rail company Eurostar.

The number of travel agency partners cooperating with Hahn Air reaches 100,000 in 190 markets.

2016

Hahn Air takes delivery of a second Cessna Citation Sovereign, which replaces one of its two Cessna Citation Jet 4’s.

The Hahn Air event location, The Aircraft at Burghof, adopts a new strategy and wins a Location Award as “Best Newcomer Location”.

Hahn Air purchases a Cessna Citation Sovereign to offer medium and long-haul services.

Hahn Air supports Interline Electronic Miscellaneous Documents (IEMDs) enabling interline partners to sell ancillary services in markets where they have not joined the local Billing and Settlement Plans (BSP).

2015

Hahn Air purchases a Cessna Citation Sovereign to offer medium and long-haul services.

Hahn Air supports Interline Electronic Miscellaneous Documents (IEMDs) enabling interline partners to sell ancillary services in markets where they have not joined the local Billing and Settlement Plans (BSP).

2014

Hahn Air expands its global presence with an office in Delhi, India.

Hahn Air Systems introduces the product 5W-Rail&Shuttle. It allows travel agents to book train, ferry and shuttle providers directly in the airline display of the GDSs under the reservation code 5W. The product is terminated for strategic reasons in 2019.

Hahn Air announces 24/7 Service Desk hours and opens another international office in Manila, the Philippines.

The Hahn Air Business School is founded and recognised as an IATA-authorised training centre. The school offers online and offline training programmes for travel agents on topics related to airline distribution.

2013

Hahn Air announces 24/7 Service Desk hours and opens another international office in Manila, the Philippines.

The Hahn Air Business School is founded and recognised as an IATA-authorised training centre. The school offers online and offline training programmes for travel agents on topics related to airline distribution.

2012

The Hahn Air Foundation is founded by the owners of Hahn Air to provide financial support for social projects worldwide.

The complimentary insolvency insurance Securtix® is extended with financial support for stranded passengers.

Hahn Air Systems introduces the product H1-Air. It allows partner airlines to outsource the entire sales process (GDS/BSP/travel agency) and to sell flights on the HR-169 ticket using the designator H1.

The Aircraft at Burghof, Hahn Air’s training and conference centre, is opened in Dreieichenhain, Germany, just five minutes from the Hahn Air head office.

Hahn Air opens its first international offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, and in Montevideo, Uruguay.
2011

Hahn Air opens its first international offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, and in Montevideo, Uruguay.
2010

Hahn Air signs a contract with the insurance company Generali Versicherung AG and becomes the first airline to provide complimentary and automatic insolvency insurance with every HR-169 ticket. It provides reimbursement in case one of Hahn Air’s partners should file for insolvency.

Starting February 1st, Hahn Air operates scheduled flights between Düsseldorf International Airport (DUS) and Luxembourg Findel Airport (LUX) twice a week.

Hahn Air extends its services to travel agents in markets that do not have a BSP (Billing and Settlement Plan) or where tickets sales cannot be settled via BSP. Tickets are provided through so-called Hahn Air Ticket Offices. The first Ticket Office is opened in Taiwan.
2009

Hahn Air extends its services to travel agents in markets that do not have a BSP (Billing and Settlement Plan) or where tickets sales cannot be settled via BSP. Tickets are provided through so-called Hahn Air Ticket Offices. The first Ticket Office is opened in Taiwan.
2008

The IATA initiative “Simplifying the Business (StB)” is implemented and electronic ticketing is introduced exclusively worldwide.

Hahn Air enters the 100th BSP. 

Hahn Air receives the IOSA certification (IATA Operational Safety Audit) and has renewed it ever since.
2007

Hahn Air receives the IOSA certification (IATA Operational Safety Audit) and has renewed it ever since.
2006

The first Hahn Air e-ticket and the first electronic interline HR-169 ticket are issued. Hahn Air Systems is founded.

The subsidiary offers computer reservation services for airlines.

The 100th interline agreement is signed.

Hahn Air starts to operate charter services.

2004

The 100th interline agreement is signed.

Hahn Air starts to operate charter services.

2003

The airline Hahn Air is incorporated into the Saspo Holding GmbH which today is known as the Hahn Air Group.

Hahn Air becomes a member of IATA (International Air Transport Association).
2001

Hahn Air becomes a member of IATA (International Air Transport Association).
1999

Hahn Air and Saspo enter into a partnership to enable ticket sales of airlines represented by Saspo on the Hahn Air HR-169 ticket.

The first interline agreements between Hahn Air and five airlines in Latin America are signed, marking the beginning of the Hahn Air ticketing platform and the company’s distribution services.

Hahn Air enters the first GDS, Amadeus, and the first HR-169 ticket is issued.

The airline Hahn Air is founded as an independent regional airline located at the Frankfurt Hahn Airport.
1994

The airline Hahn Air is founded as an independent regional airline located at the Frankfurt Hahn Airport.
1980

The tour operator and general sales agent office Saspo (South American Service Partner Organisation) is founded. It represents various Latin American airlines in Germany.