The program is being realized by the Development Bank according to the order of the President of the Republic of Belarus and foresees the purchase of 300 buses in the period from 2013 to 2017.
MAZ school buses have been highly estimated by the specialists of mechanical engineering sphere as well as by the passengers. The main advantages of this model are the additional safety systems for children and a driver, reliability and durability of units and assemblies, bright design that makes the bus noticeable on the road and provides a higher level of its motion safety. There are 22 seats in MAZ 241 salon and all of them are equipped with safety belts. Flashing lights, external speakerphone, sliding footboard are also installed at this bus. The school bus is also completed with the system of speed limit up to 60km/h. The buses are equipped with “Cummins” engines and also with Euro-4 engines of Minsk Motor Plant production.