The undelivered aircraft from Iran Air’s order for 20 ATR 72-600 turboprops have all been placed, ATR CEO Stefano Bortoli said Jan. 31. The Franco-Italian manufacturer delivered 13 of the aircraft over 2017-18, the last in a batch of five that made a last-minute ferry-flight dash to Tehran in August 2018, just 24 hours before renewed US sanctions blocking trade with Iran were imposed. ATW understands that more would have been able to fly to Tehran just days later but ran afoul of the ...

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