011218 | Dec. 4, 2018
U.S. Army equipment assigned to 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, will begin transport by rail between Fort Riley, Kansas and Joint Base Charleston Naval Weapons Station, starting at approximately 9 p.m. Dec. 3, 2018 and is scheduled to continue through Dec. 12 as part of a regular rotation of forces to Europe in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve.
Trains will impact commercial travel on Remount Road, Virginia Avenue, East Montague and Noisette Boulevard. Traffic will be impacted around Virginia Avenue and Remount Road while trains travel into and out of Joint Base Charleston’s Naval Weapons Station. Vehicles coming off of Exit 20 on I-526 will not have base access. Delays of up to 30 – 45 minutes can be expected. Due to train transportation operations, a train schedule is not available.