Specialty Bus Training Days 6 & 7: PRIMO

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It’s been a pretty good week doing training on the specialty buses in the fleet.  I was pretty much excited to train on every bus so far (with the exception of the trolley), but only one bus remained in the fleet: the NABI 60-BRT CNG.

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Specialty Bus Training Day 5: NABI

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I honestly never thought this day would come.  When I started training back in early November, VIA was in the process of retiring the entire NABI fleet.  They would stop the process later that same month, but have at least 20-30 buses in storage at the Madla Transit Center.  The remaining 10 or so would sometimes enter service.  As training progressed, all of my instructors made it seem like I would never get to train on the NABI’s at all.  Low and behold today’s greatest achievement, I actually got trained to drive this bus!

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