Flyer Industries D800B

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Flyer Industries D800B
Flyer D800B
Years of manufacture 1977 to 1981
Length 35 or 40 feet
Width 102 inches
Mississauga Transit 2139-b.jpg

The Flyer Industries D800B was the successor to the D800. Instead of a T-drive powertrain layout, the D800B used a V-drive layout. It was aesthetically similar to the D800, but omitted the scoop over the rear window.





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Demonstrator engineering units

Below is a list of known demonstrator and engineering buses.

Thumbnail Year Serial Engine Transmission Notes
1974 362 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730D
  • Ex-D800 demo
  • Rebuilt as a D900 in 1978.

Preserved units

Year Thumbnail Serial Original owner Fleet number Current owner
1977 Edmonton Transit System 854-a.jpg 1297 Edmonton Transit System 854 Edmonton Transit System
1978 Grand River Transit 793-a.jpg 1342 Grand River Transit 793 Grand River Transit
1978 1363 Mississauga Transit 2139 Mississauga Transit
(scrapped in 2007)
1978 1423 Toronto Transit Commission 8257 Canadian Transit Heritage Foundation
(scrapped in 2014)
Flyer Industries
Models Diesel: D700A - D800 - D800B - D900 - D901 - D901A - D902

Electric: E700A - E800 - E800B - E901A - E902