Leading Regional Aircraft Manufacturer

Milestones

Company milestones

1988
milestones
  • August 1988

    ATR makes new inroads in the U.S. marketplace, Texas Air orders 50 ATRs, and Trans World Express receives the 100th ATR aircraft.

  • October 27, 1988

    First flight of the ATR 72. The aircraft is flown from ATR's Toulouse facility.

  • November 10, 1988

    France's TAT orders 30 ATRs.