Tag Archives: ATR 72-600

First ATR 72-600 for Trujet

Trujet (India) has become a new ATR 72-600 operator. The airline has received its first brand-new ATR, which is leased from Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE). The aircraft is configured with 70 seats. It joins Trujet’s current fleet of three ATR 72-500s. The airline started operations in July 2015 with ATR aircraft. The new aircraft supports […]

Synergy orders twelve ATR 72s

The South-American company Synergy Aerospace has placed a firm order for twelve ATR 72-600s and has taken six options. The aircraft will be operated by the group’s new subsidiary in Argentina, Avian Lías Aéreas, commercially branded ‘Avianca Argentina’. The ATR 72-600s will be configured with 72 seats. Avian Líneas Aéreas will provide essential services in […]

Eight ATRs for Aeromar

Regional airline Aeromar (Mexico) has signed a firm order for eight ATR aircraft: two ATR 42-600s and six ATR 72-600s. The deal also includes options for six additional ATR 72-600s. The ATR 42-600s will be configured with 48 seats and the ATR 72-600s with 72. The new aircraft replace earlier ATR models in Aeromar’s fleet […]

Braathens orders extra ATR 72s

Braathens Aviation (Sweden) has ordered four additional ATR 72-600 aircraft. The order is a conversion of four of ten options, which were part of a deal inked at the Paris Air Show 2015. In Paris the Stockholm-based airline placed an order for five ATR 72-600s and took ten options. The aircraft are to be flown […]

ATR 72-600 combi certified

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has granted certification for the ‘combi’ passenger-cargo version of the ATR 72-600 tuboprop airliner. The cabin configuration of the combi combines increased cargo volume for over 19 m3 in volume and nearly 3,000 kg in weight with seating for up to 44 passengers. By replacing the forward seven rows […]

Flybe flies ATR 72 for SAS

UK regional airline Flybe has taken delivery of its first ATR 72-600, leased from Avation Plc. The aircraft is painted in SAS Scandinavian Airlines colours and will be operated from Sweden. During 2015 and 2016 Flybe will receive five new 70-seat ATR 72-600s, all leased from Avation. The aircraft will be based at Stockholm Arlanda […]