Arriva North East Fleet Arriva North East's 1482
February 2020 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received exhaust modifications, increasing the Euro standard of this bus from Euro 5 to Euro 6.
December 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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This vehicle has received sub-branding for "MAX" service X12 (Middlesbrough - Newcastle).
November 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle's sub-branding for service 306 has now been removed.
October 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Tony Kuy
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As a result of the inward transfer of four Volvo B7TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini at Jesmond for use on "MAX" service 306, this vehicle has been released for transfer to Belmont Depot for use on "MAX" service X12. It still presently retains sub-branding for service 306.
July 2017 Arriva North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has received "MAX" branding, with sub-branding for service 306 (Whitley Bay - Tynemouth - North Shields - Coast Road - Newcastle). The combined 'up to every 7 minute' frequency with the "MAX" 308 service is promoted in the branding.
May 2017 Arriva North East Photograph by trfc37409
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Following the completion of repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has returned to service at Jesmond Depot.
May 2017 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Jesmond to Jesmond (Under Repair), whilst being refurbished and repainted to "MAX" specification. It is thought that "Coastliner" services 306/308 are both being upgraded to "MAX" specification. The existing Volvo B5LH/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 allocation will be retained on service 308, but service 306 will be revised to operate with VDL SB200/Wright Pulsar 2 vehicles, with the existing "Coastliner" branded Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Max Micro-Hybrid allocation deployed elsewhere.
January 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received generic "MAX" branding.
January 2017 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Jesmond (Under Repair) to Jesmond, having returned to service after being refurbished and repainted to "MAX" specification.
January 2018 Arriva North East
This vehicle has been repainted into Arriva's 2018 fleet livery.
January 2016 Arriva North East
Following the completion of modifications to comply with DDA / PSVAR regulations, this vehicle has transferred from Stockton Depot to Darlington.