03 December 2022

Second ATR enters service


Air Chathams second ATR 72-500, ZK-MCU, entered service yesterday, 2 December 2022, and flew its first revenue flight from Auckland to Chathams as 3C 591 followed by a flight from the Chathams to Wellington as 3C 512.


  1. Good to see they are expanding, Wonder what their next purchase is going to be now

  2. Doubt they will be purchasing anything for a while. They will build upon what they already have for a while before they look to expand or acquire more aircraft. Covid hit hard.

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    1. Ah yes, apart from the upcoming 737, I cannot see any major changes for a while.

      Bring on the mighty 737!