The Avialliance GmbH (formerly Hochtief Airport ( HTA) ) is an association founded by Hochtief Airport 1997 investor and operator based in Essen. Hochtief was the beginning of May 2013, sale of Hochtief Airport to the Canadian infrastructure investor PSP Investments for about 1.1 billion euros known.

Business Model

Avialliance acquires stakes in privatized airports and operates this - together with the other shareholders - as an independent business enterprises. Avialliance support the operational and economic management of the airport holdings, but also offers services for other airports and companies from airport related industries, for example, at start Retailkonzeptionierung, as an international transaction manager or creating master plans, the construction project and sustainability management. 2005, jointly launched with the Australian Hastings Funds Management Ltd. , The Caisse de dépôt et placement Canadian du Québec and the German KfW IPEX- Bank Avialliance Capital (formerly Hochtief Airport Capital ( HTAC ) ) to life the former HTA. The former HTA shares of airport investments has brought to the partnership.

Avialliance holds jointly with Avialliance Capital investments in 5 airports:

  • Dusseldorf, 30 percent (including Avialliance Capital), since 1998 ( first airport partial privatization of Germany )
  • Hamburg, 49 percent (including Avialliance Capital), since 2000
  • Tirana, 47 percent, since 2005
  • Budapest, 49.666 percent, since June 2011

A minority stake in Sydney Airport was sold in September 2013.