ATR Aircraft

ATR NEWS

Highlighted News

ATR at Wings India

08 March 2018

A delegation from ATR will be present in Hyderabad, where the Wings India exhibition will take place from March 8 to 11, 2018. This biennial event is the flagship meeting on civil aviation in Southern Asia. It will host more than 150 exhibitors, as well as the CEOs and key representatives of various airlines from India and neighboring countries.
The presence and visibility of our aircraft in India recently enjoyed a boost with the signing of a contract for the sale of 50 ATR 72-600s to IndiGo and their gradual entry into service last year. The ATRs, renowned for their ability to open up new routes with the lowest operating costs, have a significant role to play in this highly dynamic market. In 2017 alone, they enabled the opening of 14 new routes across the country, served exclusively by ATR, and generated more than 100,000 new seats.
India, with a population of over 1.3 billion, is poised to become the third largest domestic market by 2020.  To support and encourage the growth of air traffic, particularly to the most remote regions, the Indian government has set up a vast program known as the “Regional Connectivity Scheme.” Moreover, the development of regional aviation across the country also offers opportunities for the deployment of freight traffic and for the arrival of our new ATR 72-600F, an ideal tool to meet these expectations. 
  • Highlighted News

    The ATR 72-600 arrives in Japan

    Tuesday 12 June 2018

    Japan Air Commuter (JAC) and ATR today announced the conversion into an ATR 72-600 of one of the ATR 42-600s that the airline currently has on order. The carrier and ATR have previously signed firm (...)

  • Highlighted News

    ATR, the patron of ENAC's international scholarships

    Monday 11 June 2018

    At the end of May, ATR’s Human Resources Director, Olga Renda-Blanche, represented ATR as the “great witness” (grand témoin) at the Fourth International Scholarship ceremony (...)

  • Highlighted News

    1,500 fuselages already!

    Wednesday 06 June 2018

    ATR was in the spotlight on Wednesday, June 6 at the Leonardo plant in Pomigliano d'Arco, Italy. That day marked the delivery ceremony of the 1,500th ATR fuselage, attended by Leonardo’s (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Angolan Presidential Delegation Tours FAL

    Thursday 31 May 2018

    29 May saw the President of the Republic of Angola, His Excellency Joao Lourenço, visit our Final Assembly Line. The President was accompanied by a (...)

  • Highlighted News

    ATR Input in Africa

    Thursday 24 May 2018

    ATR has been a key participant at the 27th African Aviation Summit from 22-24 May, in Johannesburg. The event allows stakeholders from the African Aviation industry to discuss and address the latest (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Blagnac Training Center receives renewed FAA certification

    Thursday 03 May 2018

    This certification enables ATR to train pilots for US operators in Toulouse Our Blagnac Training Center has just received the renewal of its Part 142 certification from the Federal Aviation (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Promoting Flight Safety

    Tuesday 24 April 2018

    The ATR Flight Safety Conference will be held in Bangkok on 27 and 28 June.  This conference is a key enabler to connect with customers and progress on safety, operational and technical (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Mandarin Airlines adds a GMA to its partnership with ATR

    Wednesday 11 April 2018

    More than 300 in-service aircraft are now covered by our flagship maintenance offer Mandarin Airlines, the regional subsidiary of Taiwan’s flag carrier China Airlines, has signed a Global (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Afrijet takes the plunge and introduces Cabinstream at Aircraft Interiors Expo

    Wednesday 11 April 2018

    The first day of the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) in Hamburg saw Gabon-based carrier Afrijet announced as the launch customer of ATR’s latest cabin solution. Developed in coordination with New (...)

  • Highlighted News

    ATR at the Southeast Europe Aviation Summit

    Friday 23 March 2018

    ATR has attended the Southeast Europe Aviation Summit, held in Belgrade in March 8 and 9. On this occasion, ATR had the opportunity to take part in a panel, along with Bombardier and Embraer (...)

  • Highlighted News

    ATR at Wings India

    Thursday 08 March 2018

    A delegation from ATR will be present in Hyderabad, where the Wings India exhibition will take place from March 8 to 11, 2018. This biennial event is the flagship meeting on civil aviation in (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Making the Right Connections in Europe

    Thursday 01 March 2018

    ATR attended the Connect Europe event in Tblisi, Georgia, between 20-22 February. The event is a meeting of operators, airports, tourist agencies, suppliers and manufacturers who discuss potential (...)

  • Highlighted News

    Mandarin Airlines introduces its new ATR fleet

    Monday 15 January 2018

    Mandarin Airlines introduces its new ATR fleet to Taiwanese representatives Mandarin Airlines, a member of the China Airlines Group, organised a ceremony in Taiwan to introduce the first two (...)