Jamaica takes VDL/Volvo

The Jamaica Urban Transit Company is taking delivery of 100 buses for operation in and around the capital, Kingston. The first 50, Volvo B12Bs with 12m-long VDL Jonckheere Arrow bodies were delivered last month. They will be followed in March by 50 modified VDL SB4000 chassis with 10.5m-long Mistral 30 bodies. VDL has been selling buses in Jamaica since 1986.