Tunisair Express has confirmed a firm order for
three ATR 72-600s.
The aircraft will renew Tunisair Expressís
regional fleet and supply essential connectivity, both
domestically and internationally.
Tunisair Expressí passengers will be able to
ATRís Cabinstream In-Flight Entertainment system, offering a range of
multimedia content on their personal electronic devices.
Tunisair Express Director General, Yosr Chouari, said, ďWe
have had a long and strong partnership with ATR since the early 1990s, and we are pleased to introduce the modern ATR 72-600 into
our fleet thanks to the support of the Tunisian Government and
parent company Tunisair. When deciding on a fleet renewal
strategy, it was clear that the combination of its unbeatable
economics and most eco-responsible performance made the ATR the
best choice for our regional network. Furthermore, we are sure
that our passengers will greatly appreciate the modern, spacious
cabin with its widest-in-class seats and the new cutting edge Cabinstream technology giving our passengers an exceptional on
ATRís Market Forecast sees a demand for 350 new
turboprops over the next 20 years for the Africa and Middle-East
ATR Chief Executive Officer,
Stefano Bortoli, added, ďWith a dispatch
reliability of 99.7%, its effectiveness in hot conditions, and its
performance perfectly suited to the operations envisaged by Tunisair, the ATR is the ideal aircraft to continue supplying
essential connectivity throughout Tunisia and beyond its borders.Ē