Description of ATR 72
The ATR 72 is a twin turboprop regional aircraft developed on the basis of the ATR 42 by the ATR company and capable of carrying 40 to 75 passengers over short and medium distances in a large and comfortable cabin with plenty of luggage storage space.
The success of the ATR 72 with airlines is due to the fact that it is a very reliable and economical aircraft well suited to carry both passengers and freight in its cargo version.
The ATR-72 is an extended version of the ATR-42 with a higher capacity. This aircraft is reliable and particularly suitable for carrying more passengers on short or medium-flights.