Patriot Rail Corp. and the Kingman Airport Authority Inc. announced that newly formed Patriot subsidiary Kingman Terminal Railroad (KGTR) obtained a long-term license agreement to provide rail services to customers at the Kingman Airport & Industrial Park in Mohave County, Ariz.
Owned by the city of Kingman and managed by the airport authority, the 4,000-acre industrial park is located along historic Route 66, midway between Las Vegas and Phoenix. The park is home to more than 80 businesses and features its own airport.
KGTR obtained rights to operate and maintain track, and serve customers in the park for up to 22 years. The short line will interchange traffic with BNSF Railway Company.
Patriot Rail Corp. is a short line and regional freight railroad holding company based in Boca Raton, Florida. Including KGTR, Patriot Rail currently owns and operates 13 short line freight railroads comprising approximately 500 total rail miles in 13 states.
For more information on Patriot Rail Corp., contact Wayne August at (561) 443-5300 or visit them at www.patriotrail.com
Tim Woods is the Kingman, Arizona person to contact for Kingman Terminal Railroad service. (928) 692-8988