Published On: Mon, Mar 11th, 2013

DAE keeps its promises: First ATR-72 arrives at Hato International Airport

ATR-72WILLEMSTAD – It was an emotional moment for the employees that were present when the first of a series of ATR - 72 made a low pass at the Hato International Airport of Curacao. This is the first part of the promises made by Nelson Ramiz of DAE. This new acquisition will be operated on the Caribbean routes and especially between Curacao and Sint Maarten. The aircraft has a capacity of 64 passengers.

The next step will be to get the aircraft certified by the Civil Aviation Authorities of Curacao as soon as possible to start flying. At this moment the aircraft has an American registration.

During the month of March, DAE expects another ATR-72 and the third MD-83. At the end of this month, the company will have 9 aircrafts in total, 3 ATR (2 ATR-72 and 1 ATR-42), 3 Fokker 100 and 3 MD-83.


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