These ATR72-600 aircrafts are delivered to IranAir as part of the contract for the purchase of 20 regional jets. With this addition to the fleet, the number of ATR jets delivered to IranAir reaches 8 out of a total 20 purchased ATRs. IranAir also currently operates 3 newly-purchased Airbus commercial aircrafts.
The ATR72-600 has 70 seats with a flight length of 1528 kilometers. It is extremely efficient and safe, able to fly in different weather conditions, making it suitable for use in Iran’s airports and connecting smaller cities.
The Franco-Italian company ATR is the market leader for manufacturing below-90-seat regional aircrafts.