ATR Aircraft

Our Partners

 ATR benefits from the experience and know-how of two leading European aerospace industries, the Airbus Group and Alenia Aermacchi, who each have a 50% share in the ATR programme.


Alenia Aermacchi, a Finmeccanica Group company, is the largest Italian aeronautic player, and operates worldwide in the commercial and military aviation, unmanned aerial vehicles and aero structures. The Alenia Aermacchi military and commercial aircraft businesses are based in Turin and Naples, with training aircraft and systems based at Venegono. 
ATR, the product portfolio includes proprietary products like the M-346, aircraft designed to meet the training needs of pilots of combat aircraft, and the modern tactical airlifter C-27J. Alenia Aermacchi has key roles in worldclass programs like Eurofighter Typhoon, the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the Neuron European UCAV demonstrator. It also plays leading roles in commercial aircraft, designing and building advanced aerostructures for state of the art airliners including the Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The total workforce is 12.000 approximately.


AIRBUS GROUP brings together businesses that are market leaders in their own right, forming a collective driven by a single vision. The Airbus Group includes Airbus, Airbus Defence & Space and Airbus Helicopters subsidiaries. Airbus is the leading global manufacturer of the most innovative commercial aircraft. Airbus Defense & Space is the European leader in military aircraft, covering tanker and mission aircraft, and provides also innovative solutions for armed forces and civil security worldwide, and space technologies from largescale space systems to satellite services. Airbus Helicopters is the world’s primary helicopter manufacturer in the civil sector, offering the largest civil and military helicopter range in the world. The Airbus Group is also the major partner in the Eurofighter consortium and a stakeholder in the missile systems provider MBDA. Airbus Group employs some 144,000 people worldwide.