Company milestones

  • February 1999

    First ATR 72 delivered to Cimber Air increasing its ATR fleet.

    Iberia's franchise airline Air Nostrum orders five new-generation ATR 72-500s.

    June 1999

    ATR has a breakthrough in India. Jet Airways, the largest private domestic airline of India orders five ATR 72-500s.

    The ATR training center is one of the first centers in Europe to be recognized as operating as a Type Rating Training Organization (TRTO) as defined by the JAA.

    July 1999

    The ATR Training Center celebrates 10 years of successful operations.

    October 1999

    ATR 72-500 operations start in India with Jet Airways.

    November 1999

    ATR 72-500 operations start in New Zealand with Air New Zealand