Finncomm Airlines firmed options on five ATR 72-500s. Aircraft will be configured with 68 seats and will be equipped with PW127M engines, EFB and the Elegance Cabin. Deliveries are scheduled for 2009-11. The Finnish carrier ordered eight ATR 42-500s plus options for eight additional aircraft in 2005. In 2006 it converted four firm 42-500s into the larger 72-500 and exercised three 72-500 options. Following this week's deal, valued at more than $90 million, it becomes the largest operator of ...

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