ATR Aircraft

Press Releases


  • Christian Scherer appointed Chief Executive Officer of ATR

    Toulouse, October 12, 2016 – ATR’s shareholders Airbus Group and Leonardo-Finmeccanica have appointed Christian Scherer (54), as Chief Executive Officer of ATR. He succeeds Patrick de Castelbajac, who will become Company Secretary and (...)
  • Binter firms up order for 6 ATR 72-600s

    Europe’s regional fleet is poised for growth by 2035 ATR sees need for 600 new turboprops   Toulouse, 12 October 2016 – Spanish carrier Binter, a long-standing ATR operator in Europe,  has today signed an agreement to (...)
  • ATR Hosts the ERA Air Safety Group Meeting

    Blagnac, 23 September 2016 – ATR welcomed the European Regions Airline Association (ERA) Air Safety Group at their headquarters in Blagnac.  ERA Air Safety Group brings together the European regional airlines, manufacturers and (...)
  • First ATR 72-600 High Capacity delivered to Cebu Pacific

    ATR increases its regional turboprop capacity with a new 78-seat cabin configuration Toulouse, September 22, 2016 – Cebu Pacific (PSE:CEB),  the Philippines’ largest airline , today took delivery of the (...)
  • ATR at the 2016 Farnborough Airshow

    Toulouse, July 7, 2016 – The world’s leading turboprop manufacturer ATR will participate at the 50th Farnborough International Airshow, from July 11 to 17, 2016, at Farnborough Airport (FAB), UK. Visitors will be welcomed at Chalet #B25. (...)
  • The ATR 72-600 takes off to North America

    Aircraft demonstration tour shows solutions for lowering operating costs and ensuring eco-efficient regional operations Toulouse, May 2nd, 2016 – An ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft will embark on a demo-tour of the United States and (...)