Re: The ATR72

Organization: University of Colorado at Boulder
Date:         10 Jul 96 12:47:14 
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In <airliners.1996.1193@ohare.Chicago.COM>, (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.

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