Le Bourget: Nordic Aviation Capital places a Landmark order for 90 ATR-600s

Le Bourget: Nordic Aviation Capital places a Landmark order for 90 ATR-600s

The European turboprop manufacturer ATR (the European JV between Alenia Aermacchi and EADS) and the Danish leasing company Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) signed a historic agreement today for the sale of 90 ATR -600s, including 35 firm orders (30 ATR 72-600s and 5 ATR 42-600s). The contract, including options, amounts to over US$ 2.1 billion.

 

NAC, which has signed several orders for new ATRs over the past three years, already has the largest fleet of ATRs in the world with over hundred aircraft.With the progressive arrival of the 30 additional ATR 72-600s and 5 ATR 42-600s into its fleet, NAC's ATR portfolio will exceed 150 aircraft by 2016.

Le Bourget (Paris) 18/06/2013