Royal Air Maroc to launch Royal Air Maroc Express

Royal Air Maroc (Casablanca) will launch a new regional subsidiary called Royal Air Maroc Express this summer. RAM is leasing four used ATR 72-200s from ATR as an interim measure in order to start the new airline. The parent has also ordered two new 48-seat ATR 42-600s and four new 70-seat ATR 72-600s. The new aircraft will start to arrive in the spring of 2011.