Description of ATR 72
Learn more about the ATR-72, a highly adaptable turboprop
The ATR 72 is a twin-turboprop regional aircraft developed on the basis of the ATR 42 by the French-Italian company ATR. It can carry 40 to 75 passengers over short and medium distances in its large and comfortable cabin and offers plenty of luggage storage space.
The commercial success of the ATR 72 is due to the fact that it is a very reliable and economical aircraft well suited to carrying both passengers and freight in its cargo version. Highly adaptable and customisable, these aircraft guarantee a safe flight in all types of conditions. They are also able to access a wide range of airports, including those with steep approaches, unpaved airfields, or short or narrow runways.
With a higher capacity, the ATR-72 is an extended version of the ATR-42. This aircraft is reliable and particularly suitable for carrying larger numbers of passengers on short or medium-haul flights.
Some key figures for the ATR72:
- 1000: number of aircraft delivered in 2018.
- 2: number of pilots required to fly the aircraft.
- 75 m³: maximum airfreight load capacity.
- 1,315: length of runway required for takeoff and landing.
The perks of chartering an ATR72 with AEROAFFAIRES
Our bespoke air charter company offers a wide range of turboprop planes such as the ATR-72. If you are looking to head to a smaller airport for your next business trip or holiday, this aircraft is a great choice for short to medium-haul flights.
We understand the importance of a personalized service when it comes to private air travel. That is why our teams are at your service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout the year. For each flight, you are provided with your own charter advisor, who will provide you with the best advice and assist you throughout the booking process. With AEROAFFAIRES, you can charter an ATR-72 as easily as booking a taxi.
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Not only do you save time and money when you charter a turboprop with AEROAFFAIRES, you also have a range of options and perks to make your journey easier. For example, you can customise the aircraft for your flight and choose onboard catering to suit your requirements.