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Arriva confirms King Long order

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Arriva has this week confirmed its order for 174 King Long buses. There will be 125 standard 12m vehicles and 49 midibuses which will be 9m long. All are for operation in Malta. The order is one of the biggest to be placed with a Chinese manufacturer by a Western European transport company.

Keith Bastow, newly-appointed managing director of Arriva Malta, says: “In recent years King Long has developed as a bus manufacturer and I have been impressed by their hard work and commitment to improvement. King Long has earned a good reputation for quality, design and customer service within the international bus industry.”

Arriva starts operating on Malta in July.

www.arriva.com.mt

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