More ATR 72-500s for Air Algérie

February 11: Air Algérie took delivery of a new ATR 72-500 at the EADS factory at Toulouse in France, one of four ordered in 2009.
Air Algérie already operates eight ATR 72-500s and with the latest deliveries will become the largest ATR operator on the African continent. The airline will use the new aircraft on new routes, in particular in the south of the country and to the Mediterranean area.