ATR 72 / 42

ATR72

ICAO type designator: AT72

ICAO type description: L2T

Wake turbulance category: M

Max operating level: FL 250

Typical cruising speed: 250 kt*

Climb performance: Medium

Approach category: B

Special Remarks:

*During descent the AT72 may keep high speed (around 280 knots).

Nice to know:

MTOW: 21.500 kg (AT72) / 16.700 kg (AT42)

Passengers: 74 (AT72) / 50 (AT42)

The AT72 is the long version of the ATR 42

Versions:

  • AT43: ATR 42-200
  • AT43: ATR 42-300
  • AT43: ATR 42-320
  • AT44: ATR 42-400
  • AT45: ATR 42-500
  • AT72: ATR 72-200

What to look for

  • High wings and T-tail
  • Landing gear retracts into fuselage
  • The tailcone is long and comes to a point.
  • „Standard“ nose and cockpit windows

ATR 72

ATR 42