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- 05/12/2007, 20:22 #1
- 21 oct, 07
MALAYSIA AIRLINES compra 20 ATR-72-500
Malaysia Airlines compra 20 ATR-72-500 para sus filiales MASwings y Firefly- Firefly 10 unidades más 10 opciones y MASwings 10 unidades y 5 opciones.
On the occasion of the LIMA Airshow, ATR and Malaysia Airlines (MAS) today inked a deal, consisting in a contract and a MoU, for the purchase of 20 ATR 72-500s. Based on the agreement, Firefly and MASwings, the two fully owned subsidiaries of MAS, will operate 10 ATRs each. The contract, for the 10 ATRs of Firefly, includes options for 10 additional aircraft, while the MoU, for the 10 aircraft of MASwings, includes options for 5 additional ATRs. This major deal, valued at some US $ 650 million including options for both subsidiaries of MAS, was inked by YM Tengku Azmil Zahruddin, Executive Director and Chief Finance Officer of Malaysia Airlines and Stéphane Mayer, ATR CEO. The Honourable Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak, Dato’ Sri Chan Kong Choy, Malaysia’s Minister of Transport, as well as board members of Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and MASwings witnessed the signing ceremony.
These 20 new aircraft will feature state-of-the-art technological innovations in passenger comfort, communications and navigation tools. Firefly will take delivery of its first ATR aircraft in 2008, while the first ATR for MASwings will be delivered in 2009.