NEW YORK CITY ORDERS 108 XCELSIOR 60’ TRANSIT BUSES
New Flyer of America Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc. (“NFI Group”), the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, announced that the New York City Transit Authority (“NYCT”) has awarded New Flyer with another order for 108 Xcelsior clean diesel sixty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses. This order adds 216 equivalent units to New Flyers firm order backlog.
As the demand for bus transit in New York City becomes greater over the coming year, New Flyer will be there to support NYCT with reliable, innovative, and safe transportation for the citizens of New York.
NYCT and MTA Bus Company (together, “MTA”) comprise the largest transit agency in North America. NYCT serves an estimated 8.5 million citizens, and supports more than 60 million visitors annually.