News Releases

  • April 6, 2018
    ATR will showcase new In-Flight Entertainment system and new seats at Aircraft Interiors Expo

    ATR will attend the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, from April 10-12 (ATR booth: stand 6C51, Hall B6). ATR's presence at the world's largest event dedicated to the design and furnishing of aircraft cabin interiors underlines the manufacturer's strong commitment to passenger comfort and wellness.

  • April 5, 2018
    First Embraer E190-E2 delivered: MTU Aero Engines contributes GTF technologies

    Brazilian airframer Embraer has delivered the first E-Jet E190-E2 to its launch customer, Norwegian regional carrier Widerøe.

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    April 4, 2018
    Powered by Pratt & Whitney, Widerøe celebrates delivery of first Embraer E190-E2 aircraft

    Pratt & Whitney joins Widerøe today in celebrating the delivery of the first Embraer E190-E2 aircraft, powered exclusively by Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines.

  • March 9, 2018
    ATR takes part in project to further optimise satellite-based navigation

    ATR, the world's leading turboprop manufacturer, is taking part in the EDG²E project (Equipment for Dual frequency Galileo, GPS and EGNOS).

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    February 8, 2018
    Asia-Pacific has potential for 750 turboprops: ATR
    By Rohit Srivastava

    Global leader in turboprop aircraft, ATR anticipates huge demand for the company’s aircraft in the Asia-Pacific region. The company foresees demand for around 750 turboprops aicraft in next 20 years in the region. This does not include China.

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    January 22, 2018
    ATR makes its comeback to the US

    ATR announces its first deal of 2018 which sees the introduction of the ATR -600 series in the US, to be operated by Silver Airways. The airline will introduce 20 ATR -600 aircraft into its fleet, of which 16 will be ATR 42-600s and four will be ATR 72-600s.

  • January 22, 2018
    ATR: Firm 113 aircraft sold in outstanding 2017

    ATR achieved outstanding commercial results in 2017, booking firm orders for 113 aircraft, along with 40 options (see table below). The level of firm sales in 2017 tripled the number of orders received in 2016 (36).

  • December 11, 2017
    The ATR 72-600 tours West Africa

    From December 11 to 14, an ATR 72-600 in the colours of Air Sénégal will embark on a demonstration tour in three West African countries.

  • November 28, 2017
    ATR 72-500 gets certification to operate in Canada

    ATR, the world's leading turboprop manufacturer, is pleased to announce that the ATR 72-500 aircraft has just received its certification from Transport Canada, the Canadian airworthiness authority.

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    November 24, 2017
    Mandarin Airlines Receives its first ATR 72-600

    ATR today delivered the first of the nine ATR 72-600s to Mandarin Airlines. The ATR 72-600 will bring the regional subsidiary of Taiwan's flag carrier China Airlines the highest standards of comfort alongside unbeatable economics.

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    November 17, 2017
    IndiGo takes delivery of its first ATR 72-600

    IndiGo, India's largest airline by market share, today took delivery of its very first ATR 72-600. The airline and ATR announced earlier this year an agreement for the acquisition of 50 ATR 72-600s.

  • October 24, 2017
    ATR offers new Vibration Monitoring System

    ATR, the world's leading turboprop manufacturer, has certified its new Vibration Monitoring System (VMS) which will allow airlines to constantly monitor and fine tune propeller vibration.

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    October 18, 2017
    PowerJet completes assembly of 300th SaM146 engine

    PowerJet has manufactured the 300th SaM146 integrated propulsion system that powers the Sukhoi SuperJet 100 regional jet. This milestone highlights the successful industrial partnership built by Safran Aircraft Engines and UEC Saturn through PowerJet, their 50/50 joint-venture.