News Listings for Coyne Airways

  • Coyne Airways managing director departs in restructuring

    News | 16 Apr 2014 15:33

    ​Coyne Airways managing director John Batten is to leave the cargo operator as part of a restructuring that sees Liana Coyne appointed chief operating officer.
  • Coyne Airways names new managing director

    News | 07 Jun 2013 11:20

    <p>Dubai-based cargo carrier Coyne Airways has appointed John Batten as managing director, effective September.</p><p>Batten has for five years served as executive...
  • ANALYSIS: Should airlines invest in full freighters?

    News | 20 Mar 2013 13:26 | Peter Conway

    All-cargo operations have been hit hard by the economic downturn, and airlines are making more use of their hold capacity. So does it make sense to invest in freighters?
  • Coyne Airways expands African operations

    News | 30 Jan 2013 12:56

    <p>Coyne Airways's African network now serves more than 30 destinations across the continent, utilising Lagos, Nairobi and Johannesburg as hubs.</p><p>The UK-based...
  • Dubai's Al-Maktoum Airport opens for freight operations

    News | 28 Jun 2010 08:37

    <p>Dubai's new Al-Maktoum International Airport has formally opened for freight operations, with initial services from operators Rus Aviation, Skyline and Aerospace...
  • Coyne returns to Vatry for Caspian flights

    News | 13 Aug 2004 16:48

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>UK freight operator Coyne Airways is to switch its European flight hub back to Vatry International Airport in France in a bid to achieve faster deliveries across its Caspian network.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The carrier has been using Brno in the Czech Republic for its service to Georgia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijn and Armeni since switching operations from Vatry in 2002 because of operating restrictions placed on its Ilyushin Il-76F flights.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Now Coyne is to operate two to three weekly Antonov An-12 flights from Vatry to Tbilisi, Aktau and Atyrau, as well weekly flights to Uralsk and Askhhabad.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Chief execu