ATR Aircraft

Milestones

Company milestones

1997
milestones
  • 31st July 1997

    Delivery of the first ATR 72-500 to American Eagle, affiliate of American Airlines.

    5th September 1997

    American Eagle takes delivery of the 500th ATR. This milestone distinguishes ATR by making it the first European program in its market segment to reach the 500 delivery mark in only 12 years.