Category Archives: Royal Air Maroc Express

Royal Air Maroc orders an additional ATR 72-600

Royal Air Maroc Express ATR 72-212A (ATR 72-600) CN-COH (msn 960) (Ole Simon). Image: 927519.

Royal Air Maroc, is adding an additional ATR 72-600 to its fleet. This will bring its total ATR 72-600 fleet to six aircraft. The aircraft will be delivered before the end of the year and will be configured in the same dual-class configuration as the airline’s current ATR fleet.

Royal Air Maroc was the launch customer for the ATR -600 series and took delivery of their first ATR 72-600 in 2011. In the following seven years, ATR has delivered in total over 500 ATR-600 series aircraft, becoming the market leader in the regional segment thanks to its unbeatable economics, the widest and most comfortable cabin, operational flexibility, and state-of-the-art avionics.

In 2018 in the Africa region, ATR has delivered brand-new ATR 72-600s to Air Sénégal and Air Botswana. EWA Air and Royal Air Maroc will be the next customers to receive their new ATR-600s before the end of the year.

Copyright Photo: Royal Air Maroc Express ATR 72-212A (ATR 72-600) CN-COH (msn 960) (Ole Simon). Image: 927519.

Royal Air Maroc signs contract for new ATRs

Royal Air Maroc (Casablanca) today (June 16) signed a previously-announced contract for the purchase of four ATR 72-600s and two ATR 42-600s for its new Royal Air Maroc Express subsidiary. RAM also secured options for two additional ATR 72-600s. Deliveries will start in 2011. In the meantime in order to launch Royal Air Maroc Express, RAM is leasing four ATR 72-200s from ATR. The first, ATR 72-202 CN-COD (msn 483, ex F-WKVC) was accepted on June 12..

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.