Local private carrier Novoair yesterday added another 68-seater ATR 72-500 aircraft to its fleet.
The airline now has four ATR 72-500 aircraft, the airline said in a statement.
Air Commodore M Mostafizur Rahman, member for operations and planning at the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh, and Fayzur Rahman, chairman of Novoair, attend a programme to celebrate the reception of the aircraft.
Syed Moinul Haq, acting managing director of Novoair, was also present at the event at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.
Currently, Novoair operates daily four flights from Dhaka to Chittagong, two flights to Cox's Bazar, two to Jessore, one to Sylhet, two to Saidpur and one flight to Kolkata.
It plans to add one flight each on its routes to Chittagong, Jessore and Saidpur from September 20 with the new aircraft.