September 23, 2015
AFSR Aichach celebrates 30th anniversary in 2015
This year, Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings Aichach Aerospace Fasteners Operations is celebrating its 30th anniversary.

July 3, 2013
One Million is possible!
Alcoa Fastening Systems Aichach Germany knows exactly what One Million means to them! AFS Aichach has achieved an EHS milestone on July, 3, 2013!

August 17, 2012
Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) Aichach attains “Known Consignor” status in Germany
AFS Aichach has been certified by the Luftfahrt-Bundesamt LBA, German Federal Aviation Office, as Known Consignor, and is registered under DE/KC/00107-0170217 in the European Regulated Agents and Known Consignors Database (RAKCD).

May 9, 2011
We are now an AEO certified company!
As of May 9, 2011 AFS Aichach has become one of few AEO-F certified companies in Europe.

April 5, 2011
AFS Aichach supports the Deutsche Lufthansa Berlin-Stiftung in the Lockheed Constellation Project
In view of the close, positive and long term business relationship between AFS and Lufthansa Technik AG, AFS Aichach Operations has provided outstanding support to the Lockheed Super Star project. AFS Aichach enthusiastically sponsored a request for fasteners needed for the restoration of the Lockheed L-1649A project by shipping more than 12,000 parts. Lufthansa Technik AG, Auburn, U.S.A. was appointed by Deutsche Lufthansa Berlin-Stiftung to restore the Super Star.

April 1, 2011
AFS Aichach is now listed in the FAA-AC-00-56-list of Aviation Suppliers Association.


March 9, 2011
Alcoa Completes TransDigm Aerospace Fastener Acquisition
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today it has completed the acquisition of the aerospace fastener business of TransDigm Group Inc., a global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components. The business will become part of Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS), a leading worldwide designer and manufacturer of specialty fastening systems, components, and installation tools for aerospace and industrial applications.

February 2, 2010
Alcoa Re-Aligns Engineered Products and Solutions Business to Accelerate Growth Initiatives
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today a re-alignment of its Engineered Products and Solutions (EPS) business to accelerate its growth. The EPS business is composed of Alcoa units that serve the aerospace, automotive, commercial transportation, building and construction, and oil and gas markets. The EPS businesses reported revenues totaling nearly $4.7 billion in 2009.

December 15, 2008
Alcoa Fastening Systems (Aichach) Enters Partnership with EgyptAir
Torrance, California…. Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) announced today that its distribution & services center for worldwide MRO/Airlines customers, located in Aichach, Germany, has entered into a new partnership with EgyptAir Maintenance & Engineering.

April 30, 2007
Planting trees in the community forest of the city of Aichach
Employees from Alcoa Fastening Systems are actively protecting the environment.

September 18, 2006
Alcoa Fastening Systems Aichach Introduces Payment by Credit Card
AFS Aichach is pleased to announce an improved and innovative payment option for our actual and new customers. In order to simplify and expedite your transactions and credit line requests we accept from now on payment by credit card (only Master Card and Visa at the moment).

September 5, 2006
Alcoa Fastening Systems Introduces Fast, Global Quotes Online
TORRANCE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 5, 2006--Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) (NYSE:AA) introduces fast, global quotes from anywhere in the world through its new online inventory lookup and quote system. The new site allows customers to check stock online and generate requests for quotes from AFS' distribution/logistics centers in Simi Valley, California and Aichach, Germany.

August 4, 2006
Reduce environmental impacts - increase profitability Certificate EMS according to ISO 14001:2004
Alcoa Fastening Systems Aichach has implemented the ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System (EMS) during the last year. Now we got the Registration by BSI - Certificate.

June 20, 2005
Alcoa Fastening Systems Aichach Celebrates 20 Years Jubilee
On Saturday the 28th of May the employees of AFS Aichach together with their families and friends celebrated a cheerful 20 years birthday party with over 200 people who experienced a very sunny and diversified day.

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