Malaysia Airlines has taken delivery of its first of 36 ATR 72-600 for regional subsidiary MASwings as part of an order inked in December 2012. The MYR3 billion ($980 million) deal comprised 20 firm orders and 16 options for MASwings and Firefly, which received its first aircraft earlier this month. MASwings, which operates a fleet of 10 -500s-, will introduce nine -600s through 2017, as part of its fleet expansion plans. The new -600s, configured with 72 seats, will enable MASwings to ...

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