POLTAVA RECEIVED ALL 40 BOGDAN T70117 TROLLEYBUSES
SE “Car Assembly Plant No. 1” has fully fulfilled the contract for the supply of 40 new twelve-meter trolleybuses “Bogdan T70117” with the Municipal Enterprise “Poltavaelectroavtotrans”, which was signed on December 24, 2019. The final batch of Bogdan T70117 trolleybuses was sent to Poltava last week. Bogdan T70117 trolleybuses are low-floor vehicles with a passenger capacity of 105 people. 34 seats in the cabin are provided for seating. They are convenient for all categories of the people, including wheelchair users, passengers with children, and the elderly. The city received new trolleybuses at the expense of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), with which Municipal Enterprise “Poltavaelectroavtotrans” signed a loan agreement on July 30, 2019. The EBRD has allocated € 10 million for a period of 13 years (3 years preferential) for the purchase of 40 low-floor, modern trolleybuses.