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On December 13, 2006, Thomas Built Buses delivered the last FS-65 school bus, and the FS-65 was replaced by the [[Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2|Saf-T-Liner C2]]. A total of 62,764 Freightliner FS-65 chassis have been produced.
 
On December 13, 2006, Thomas Built Buses delivered the last FS-65 school bus, and the FS-65 was replaced by the [[Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2|Saf-T-Liner C2]]. A total of 62,764 Freightliner FS-65 chassis have been produced.
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==Other Photos==
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Image:Southland Transportation 756.jpg|A shorter, low-roof model of the FS-65.
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==Operators==
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===Canada===
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* [[Elk Island Schools]] - Sherwood Park, Fort Saskatchewan, Vegreville, Counties of Strathcona, Lamont, and Minburn, AB
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* [[Golden Arrow School Buses]] - Edmonton, AB
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* [[Red Arrow Student Transportation Services]] (now [[Southland Transportation]]) - Edmonton, AB
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* [[Southland Transportation]] - Calgary, AB
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
* [http://www.thomasbus.com/bus-models/type-c/fs65-retired.asp Thomas retires the FS-65]
 
* [http://www.thomasbus.com/bus-models/type-c/fs65-retired.asp Thomas retires the FS-65]

Revision as of 21:41, 21 October 2008

Thomas Built Buses - FS-65
Golden Arrow 376.jpg
Thomas Built Buses - FS-65
Years of manufacture 1995-2006
Length
Width
Power/Fuel Diesel
Golden Arrow 326.jpg

The Thomas Built Buses FS-65 is a Type C school bus built on the Frieghtliner FS-65 chassis. The body is essentially he same conventional Type C body Thomas has offered on other chassis for many years. The FS-65 chassis was first offered in 1995, and was made the standard Type C chassis for Thomas, when Thomas was acquired by Freightliner Group.

On December 13, 2006, Thomas Built Buses delivered the last FS-65 school bus, and the FS-65 was replaced by the Saf-T-Liner C2. A total of 62,764 Freightliner FS-65 chassis have been produced.

Other Photos

Operators

Canada

References