Aer Arann commissioned 8 regional ATR 72-600 aircraft
Aer Arann (Aer Arann Regional) (Aer Lingus Regional) (Dublin) commanded 8 regional aircraft ATR 72-600. These will replace the older models ATR 42-300 and ATR 72-200, but will also be operated on new races.
The agreement was concluded at the Farnborough International Airshow 2012.
600 ATR series brings added performance and reliability on regional flights. ATR-600 offers very good performance on short runways, comes equipped with state-of-the-art technology, increased maximum load, fuel efficiency and maintenance cost. ATR 72-600 can have a capacity between 68 and 74 of seats.
(photo credit: airliners.net)
ATR 72-600 presented itself, at FIA 2012, as the "greenest" regional aircraft in the world!