ATR triples firm orders in 2017

A file image of an ATR 72-600. (ATR)

Turboprop maker ATR says it more than tripled the number of firm orders in calendar 2017 as it broadened its global footprint around the world. The company said it secured firm orders for 113 aircraft in the 12 months to December 31 2017, up from 36 firm orders in the prior corresponding period. "In … [Read more...]