Transportation

The site is served by rail and is adjacent to Interstate I-65 for immediate truck access.  River port and international air cargo services are accessible within minutes of the site. 

The Huntsville, Alabama Mega Site is served by truck, rail, air and water for the efficient transfer of goods and equipment. The site is located adjacent to Interstate I-65 and is rail served by Norfolk Southern Railway. The Huntsville International Airport with Foreign Trade Zone #83 is a few minutes away and provides rail transfer services, U.S. Customs and international cargo flights serving Europe, Mexico and Asia.

 

 

 

TRUCK SERVICE
Interstate Highways: I-65 / I-565
Distance: 4 miles
Access Road: Greenbrier Parkway
Bridge Capacity: 80,000 lbs
   
RAIL SERVICE 
Rail Provider: Norfolk Southern Railway
Distance: 2 miles
Rating: Class 1 (286,000 lbs)
   
COMMERCIAL AIR SERVICE
Air Service: Huntsville International Airport (HSV)
Distance: 8 miles
Rating: Class 1 (286,000 lbs)
Passenger Air Lines: American Airlines, Delta, US Airways, United Airlines
Cargo Service: Atlas Air, Federal Express, Panalpina, Cargolux Airlines, United Parcel Service
Services: International Intermodal Facility, U.S.Customs, Foreign Trade Zone #83, Executive Airport Services (Signature Aviation)
   
WATER PORT SERVICE
Port Facility: Mallard-Fox Creek Port
Distance: 16 miles
Location: Tennessee River Mile Marker 299
Channel Depth: 9 ft
Barge Facilities: 500 ft
Cargo Facilities: 12.5 acres
Crane Capacity: 200 tons
Storage Facilities: 57,000 sf
Rail Access: Norfolk Southern, CSX
Deep Water Access: Gulf of Mexico (Port of Mobile)