Malaysia Airlines’ turboprop operation Firefly will have 10 ATR 72-500s by the end of January and it is poised to place an order for four more. “The ninth one will be delivered as planned on Dec. 27 and another in January 2011,” says Firefly. “Entry into service will be one month from delivery date upon thorough pre-service checks,” it adds. The two aircraft will be used to strengthen Firefly’s current network footprint and “reinstatement of some Penang-based routes that were ...


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