Indonesia's Lion Group signed a purchase agreement Thursday for 40 additional ATR 72-600 turboprops in a deal worth $1 billion at list prices. The agreement was signed in Rome and brings the Lion Group’s total order book for ATR 72-600s to 100, making it the largest customer for the type. Lion Group already has three of its subsidiary airlines operating ATRs: Wings Air with a fleet of 32 ATRs in Indonesia; Malindo Air with 10 ATRs in Malaysia; and Thai Lion Air, with one aircraft ...

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