Coyne, CEO of Coyne Airways and Coyne Aviation, has been selected by TIACA’s Chairman’s Council as the association’s 2020 Hall of Fame Recipient.

The annual TIACA Hall of Fame Award honours professionals who have made outstanding achievements in the development of the air cargo industry, and who have demonstrated a leadership record and an innovative spirit.


Coyne established Coyne Aviation in 1994, providing cargo charter flights to the fast-developing CIS countries, in particular to Transcaucasia and Central Asia. Coyne Aviation quickly became the number one cargo carrier to the whole of the CIS from Europe, with a strong reputation for providing reliable and secure scheduled cargo services to some of the world’s hardest to reach destinations.