Re: The ATR72

From:         conly@bvsd.k12.co.us
Organization: University of Colorado at Boulder
Date:         10 Jul 96 12:47:14 
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In <airliners.1996.1193@ohare.Chicago.COM>, S.Catt@lancaster.ac.uk (Stephen Catt) writes:
>Last Friday we flew from Poznan to Warsaw on an ATR72 (twin
>engine turboprop) belonging to LOT, the Polish national airline. My
>question is - who makes this plane? It's not one I've come across before.
>TIA
>Steve
>

The ATR72 is made by Avions de Transport Regional.  The ATR organization
has both French and Italian roots.  It is a cooperative company of Aerospatiale
in France and Aeritalia in Italy.

Hope this helps!

David Conly

conly@bvsd.k12.co.us
http://bvsd.k12.co.us/~conly