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BC Transit 1617, 1619 1642-1644, 1647, 1650 1653, 1671, 1689 and 1694 were Flyer D900 buses built in 1979 for King County Metro Transit of Seattle Wa. Some accounts say they were leased from King County, others say they were purchased outright for $1000 each by BC Transit in 1997 to alleviate a shortage of vehicles. Assigned to Surrey Transit Centre, all were retired by late 1998 1998, and resold to ABC Bus Sales.


Engine Transmission Seating Destination sign
Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730 Rollsign

Details

Fleet
Number
Renumbers Provincial
Number
Thumbnail Date Serial License Plate Paint Notes
1617 1979 D102401483
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store by July 1998,
1619 1979 D102401485
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store by July 1998,
1642 1979 D102401508
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store by July 1998,
1643 1979 D102401509
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in November 1998,
1644 1979 D102401510
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in November 1998,
1647 1979 D102401513
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in November 1998,
1650 1979 D102401516
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in November 1998,
1653 1979 D102401519
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in November 1998,
1671 1979 D102401537
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in July 1998,
1689 1979 D102401555
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store by Fall 1998,
1694 1979 D102401560
  • In service December 1997
  • To Store in July 1998,.