Turboprop manufacturer ATR has opened its new aviation maintenance site at Toulouse-Francazal airfield, after receiving necessary approvals from French civil aviation safety regulator OSAC. ATR decided to invest in Toulouse-Francazal, a military airfield and flight-test center until 2010, in order to secure long-term maintenance, high-quality facilities close to its final assembly line at the southwestern French city’s current main civil airport, Toulouse-Blagnac. Toulouse-Francazal, ...

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