The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified the ATR 72-600 aircraft for the use of new PW127N engines. “Following in the PW127M's flight path with over 10 million hours of operation, the PW127N provides a 4.5% power increase for Maximum Take-Off ratings (MTO), thus enhancing performance in hot and high operating conditions,” ATR said. The PW127N will be rolled out progressively to Latin American carrier Avianca’s ATR fleet throughout 2014 and 2015. The ...

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