Israir takes delivery of its first ATR 72-500

Israir Airlines (Tel Aviv) has taken delivery of its first 72-seat ATR 72-500 in the form of ATR 72-212A 4X-ATH (msn 931). A second copy will follow at the end of this month. The ATR 72 will join three ATR 42-320s and two Airbus A320s.

The ATRs mainly operate on the Tel Aviv (Sde Dov-City Airport) and Eilat on the Red Sea.