Airport Industrial Park
Situated along Northampton Boulevard near where I-64 and Route 13 converge, the Airport Industrial Park is located in the northwestern part of the City and in the center of the region.Airport Industrial Park is a 250-acre park which includes more than 1 million square feet of office and flex space and more than 2.5 million square feet of industrial space.
Notable tenants in the park include ARAI Americas (A.R.S. Manufacturing), Advanced Integrated Technologies, Aetna Wire and UPS. The park is also home to the Mid-Atlantic Maritime Academy, a state-of-the-art vocational training center that offers 90+ U.S. Coast Guard deck courses and engineering courses. The academy benefits from the park's strategic location and the thousands of military veterans in the City and region who serve as both students and instructors.
Port traffic and military bases nearby are huge economic engines that bring value to this area for future economic development. The park is also adjacent to Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, making it a desirable location for defense contractors. The
strategic growth planning process confirmed that redevelopment within the study area will yield great opportunities for job creation, residential living, improved public amenities and growth of the city's tax base.