Aerospatiale / Alenia ATR-72
1988
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Aerospatiale / Alenia ATR-72

The ATR 42 and ATR 72 are a family of twin-turboprop short-haul regional airliners built in France by ATR (Avions de Transport Regional). The ATR 42 seats up to 60 passengers, while the ATR 72 seats 74 passengers. Both aircraft are operated by a 2 person crew.

The ATR 42 is the initial version and was announced in 1981, having its first flight August 16, 1984. The ATR 72 is the basic ATR 42 stretched by 4.5 m (14 ft 9 in) and with modified wings. The ATR 72 was announced at the 1985 Paris Air Show and made its maiden flight on October 27, 1988. Exactly one year after that, on October 27 1989, commuter airline Kar Air of Finland became the first company to put the plane into service.

Aerospatiale / Alenia ATR-72

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Jonathan, 01.10.2013

Hi there...I am interested to get IPC for ATR42 for keeping purpose as I love to keep aircraft information for personal keeping. Can someone assist me how to get one? Thank you.

sanjoy, 28.10.2012

good morning, this is the good aircraft .i need atr-72 ipc can u help me I am hoping you will be able to help me get some information on these above listed documents . Thanks i just need to find out if what i have is still current.

Rupinder khakh, 07.11.2011

How many bags on passengers carry on and check whats the weight/s limit on Kingfisher Airline

Rupinder khakh, 07.11.2011

How many bags can passanger carry on and check what is the weight/s limit on kingfisher Airline

huaren, 20.06.2011

I have flown 1 hour flights with this airplane with Olympic twice the same day. It's a bit noisy but I found it to be adequately confortable otherwise.

, 20.06.2011

Aerospatiale / Alenia ATR-72
1988

manish, 03.06.2011

NICE PLANE AND COMFORTABLE @jain_manish20@yahoo.co.in

pilot, 03.05.2011

from the back!

WR BABUS, 09.03.2011

DOES THE ATR72 LOAD FROM THE BACK OR FRONT?

Luis Eduardo, 20.12.2010

Es un aviĆ³n muy seguro, algo ruidoso.

Kiril, 30.09.2010

I am able to offer ATR-72 for sale. Contact me for more information.
E-mail: chochkov@aero-x.eu

Carl Quinn, 22.07.2010

One of these crashed on Chicago to Columbus flight due to ice build up on wing leading edges. Rubber boot continuous operation believed to be primary cause.
Boot formed a larger ice bulge on leading edge instead of breaking ice as designed if used intermittently.

Brian, 26.05.2010

How many questions will people ask before they see NO ONE IS ANSWERING?!?!?!?! DONKEYS!!!

VIPUL RAWAL, 02.04.2010

ITS A NICE PLANE....BUT ITS ONLY PROBLEM IS TO WORK AT IT.

DSG, 16.03.2010

I worked for a short time in the 80's as a ramp runner for the smaller planes. The ATR was one of them. Maybe I know enough to scare me, but I know they were the ones that crashed in the WInter because of unbalance of snow and Ice. How Safe are they to Fly really? From Ft. Myers to Miami.

Joe Harris, 26.11.2009

How many bags can passenger carry on, and check, what is the weight/s limit on Lao airline?
Safety record please??

George, 10.11.2009

The aircraft is amazing! I loved the trip!

BB, 28.06.2009

Does this aircraft load passengers in the front or rear? On American Airlines.

margie rojas, 24.06.2009

Good Morning,, I am in need of some information i have Aerospatiale as one of the vendors but i don't know if that still holds true. I am in need of getting the current issues of a few issues i have i have had no luck in finding any information on the below list of issues.31-48-82 AEROSPATIALE ATR Multi Function Computer, IPC V1986 R-7 11/30/99 35-OA5
31-48-82A AEROSPATIALE ATR Multi Function Computer, Auto Test Req APP A V1985 R-1 11/15/98 35-OA5
31-53-81 AEROSPATIALE ATR Crew Alerting Computer, VOL 1 V0690 R-11 11/30/97 35-OA2
31-53-81 AEROSPATIALE ATR Crew Alerting Computer, VOL 2 V4244 R-12 11/30/97 35-OA2
31-53-81 AEROSPATIALE ATR Crew Alerting Computer, IPC V4245 R-10 12/15/97 35-OA2
I am hoping you will be able to help me get some information on these above listed documents . Thanks i just need to find out if what i have is still current.

J. Truelove, 18.05.2009

Does any one have a good 3 or 4 view of this aircraft.
Need one asap.
In my part of the world both Thai Airways and Bangkok Airways operate this aircraft

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