Etihad Regional leases four ATR aircraft

March 16, 2014 12:11 am

Swiss carrier Etihad Regional, in which Abu Dhabi’s Etihad has a 33% stake, has signed an agreement to lease four ATR 72-500 aircraft, which will see the carrier boost its regional fleet to 12 and support its rapidly expanding network, Khaleej Times has reported. All four aircraft are scheduled for delivery between April and June, with the first touching down at Geneva International Airport on April 1. Etihad Regional will configure each aircraft with 68 seats.