Kingfisher sinking fast

Kingfisher Airlines is sinking fast. Consider: ATR turbo-prop orders have been canceled, all 38 of them; IATA has booted the airline out of its various services for non-payment and sinking financial condition; Staff isn’t being paid and as a result, pilots...

Not Your Father’s Turboprop!

ATR has delivered its first new model ATR-72-600 to Royal Air Maroc.  The new aircraft are more efficient that prior models, and compete with the Bombardier Dash-8 Q400 in the turboprop sector. Perhaps the biggest change for ATR is the interior.  The new Armonia...

A simple, but effective, idea

Take a simple idea like adding color to the blades of a turboprop and you get a truly stunning impact. The color choice is delightful. The impact is instant and the airplane stands out here at the show.Here’s another frontal view of both engines. A simple but...