ATR sells nine ATR 72-600s to Caribbean

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ATR signed a deal today with Trinidad and Tobago's Caribbean Airlines for the purchase of nine ATR 72-600 aircraft.

With this $200 million order, Caribbean Airlines will become a new ATR operator.

Deliveries of the aircraft will start in late 2011.

The carrier will replace its current fleet of five Dash-8 300 aircraft with its fleet of brand new ATR 72-600s.