PUBLIC TRANSPORT * China: Hong Kong's
* Hong Kong - Longest buses, with room for more passengers, hit the streets
(Photo by Edward Wong - Appreciative crowds gathered inside and outside the new 12.8-metre buses yesterday during an unveiling ceremony in Lai Chi Kok)
Kowloon,HK,China -The China Morning Post, by Phila Siu -3 June 2014: -- The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (KMB) has introduced the longest buses in Hong Kong, and they can carry 11 more passengers than any of the other vehicles in the firm's fleet... Two of the four 12.8-metre buses that the bus company has ordered, with a price tag of about HK$3 million each, have already arrived in Hong Kong... The new buses can seat a total of 98 passengers - 63 on the upper deck and 35 on the lower deck. The lower deck can also take 48 standing passengers, bringing the total capacity to 146...
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