ATR gets Wings

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January 7: Indonesia’s Wings Air, a regional subsidiary of national carrier Lion Air, has taken delivery of three ATR 72-500s.
The aircraft are the first of 15 ordered last year in a $600 million deal that also includes options on a further 15 aircraft.
The ATR 72-500s will replace the MD-80 on some routes and supplement Lion Air Boeing 737-900ERs on others. The remaining 12 aircraft will all be delivered by 2011.