New airplanes are acquired by Air Algerie


New airplanes are acquired by Air Algerie

7 January 2014. One of the major air carriers of North Africa - the company Air Algerie has signed a contract for the supply of new aircraft.

The cost of three aircraft type ATR-72-600 will be $ 74,1 million. They will begin to deliver aircraft in 2014 year. There will be 68 seats in the cabin. Perform ATR-72-600 will be mostly domestic flights, occasionally - intra-regional flights.

Earlier the airline ordered already 12 aircraft of this type, and with their account ATR-72-600 will be the most operated on the continent.

In addition to ATR-72-600, the airline plans to acquire Aircraft Boeing 737-800. Documents for purchase have already been signed. The total cost to be spent on narrow-bodied aircraft is $ 724 million. All vessels will be delivered to 2016-2017.

In the aircraft fleet of the airline already has 5 aircraft Boeing 737-600 and 17 - Boeing 737-800.