Pilot opens new travel center in Iowa

| 11/12/2008

Pilot Travel Centers recently opened a new location in Atalissa, IA, on Interstate 80 at Exit 265.

The new Pilot will include 60 truck parking spots with for drivers wanting to take their 10-hour breaks. There is no time limit on how long trucks can park there. The new travel center has 11 diesel islands, two restaurants, showers and a CAT scale, as well as other amenities.

“We believe our familiar Pilot sign will be a welcome sight for professional drivers,” wrote Vincent Barrett, general manager for the Atalissa location, in a press release.

Pilot, headquartered in Knoxville, TN, has more than 300 locations in 41 states and in Canada.