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Hall of Fame

The TIACA Hall of Fame honors air cargo professionals who play a role in the progress of aviation and help to shape and grow the industry. Our industry is made up of many exceptional professionals who go above and beyond everyday. However there are those that standout above all the rest. These individuals:

  • Demonstrate an innovative spirit
  • Display outstanding leadership
  • Contribute greatly to the development of the air cargo industry

Official Hall of Fame Award Recipient Criteria (pdf)

Award ceremony 2020 update

Although the Air Cargo Forum 2020 has been canceled, we continue to call for nominations for the Hall of Fame and. The Hall of Fame, TIACA’s prestigious award for outstanding air cargo heroes, is maintained this year, but the ceremony itself will be held at a later stage when the situation allows.

Hall of Fame Recipients

2019
Issa Baluch

2018
Chris Leach
2017
Desmond Vertannes

2016
Alexey Isaikin

2015
James Jackson

2014
Jacques Ancher

2013
Philip Wei

2013
Bill Boesch

2012
Ray Crane

2012
John Raven

2011
Camille Allaz

2010
Chris Chapman

2009
Yang Ho Cho

2009
Edwin Wallace

2008
Delford Smith

2008
Klaus- Michael Kuehne

2007
Christopher Foyle

2006
Stanley Hui

2006
Manfred Kiel

2006
Geoffrey Bridges

2005
Richard Malkin

2005
Ram Menen

2004
Martin Schröder

2003
Pyotr Balabuyev

2003
Eric Campaña

2002
Siegfried Koehler

2002
Joseph Sutter

2000
Helmuth Klumpp

2000
Guenter Rohrmann

2000
Robert Lynn

2000
Larry Hillblom

2000
Adrian Dalsey

1999
USAF Maj. Gen. William H. Tunner

1999
Walter H. Johnson, Jr.

1999
Peter Abeles

1999
RAF Air Commodore R.N. Waite