RENEWING ANTONOV COMPANY’S MOTOR FLEET
Antonov Company received the first of 10 ordered buses from Lutsk Automobile Factory. Major routes on which the new motor vehicles will be operated include Kyiv-Hostomel and Hostomel-Kyiv. They will provide transfer service between the company’s premises and apartment buildings where Antonov Company’s young employees live, and perform business-related tasks, including transfers of aircraft crews, the company’s press service said. According to Antonov Company, renewal of their bus fleet is not only a business need but also a component of their social program, aimed to improve working conditions of the Antonov personnel. It is worth reminding that the Bogdan A14532 is a suburban-/ intercity-type bus 9.82 meters long. This model is compliant with the Euro 5 standard, has comfortable soft seats, and is easy and safe to operate. The Bogdan A14532 can carry the total of 70 passengers (on suburban routes), including 43 seats. The buses will be equipped with European-manufactured units, including the Iveco-made engine. The Automotive Assembly Plant No 1 SE offers 2 years / 100 thousand km warranty service for these buses.