Christian Scherer

ATR Wins Major FedEx Order

FedEx Express has signed a contract for the firm purchase of 30 ATR 72-600Fs plus 20 options.  The turboprops will be the first new ATRs to be delivered from the factory in freighter configuration, with the new variant equipped with

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Iran Air Takes Delivery of ATRs

Flag carrier Iran Air has taken delivery of four ATR 72-600s, the first airframes from a firm contract for 20.  Deliveries of the aircraft will continue until 2018, with the deal providing Iran Air with options on a further 20

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IndiGo Opts for ATR

Indian low-cost carrier IndiGo has signed a term sheet for 50 ATR 72-600 turboprops in a deal valued at more than $1.3bn at list prices. The manufacturer says the carrier retains the flexibility to reduce the number of aircraft based

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Avianca Argentina Opts for ATRs

Synergy Aerospace has ordered 12 ATR 72-600s for operation by its new Argentinean subsidiary Avian Líneas Aéreas.  The airline will be branded Avianca Argentina under a license agreement.  Synergy has opted to configure the turboprops with 72 seats and expects

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More ATRs for PNG Air

Papua New Guinea-based carrier PNG Air has agreed a deal for five additional ATR 72-600s.  The $134m order represents a partial conversion of the 14 outstanding options the carrier agreed in 2014 alongside a firm commitment for six examples. The

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