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Flying J Travel Center Brings Up To 100 Local Jobs, Fresh Offerings, Merchandise to Tehachapi

Anne LeZotte, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Relations

Pilot Flying J announced today that it will open a Flying J Travel Center in Tehachapi, California in early December. The travel center features full amenities for area residents and the traveling public, while adding approximately 100 local jobs and other economic benefits to the community.

“We’re thrilled to serve the Tehachapi community and contribute to the local economy with our new travel center,” said Ken Parent, president of Pilot Flying J. “Both Tehachapi residents and those traveling through the Kern County area will soon be able to enjoy the convenience and amenities of this Flying J Travel Center.”

This Flying J Travel Center offers many amenities, including:

The new facility at 1668 E. Tehachapi Blvd. will be Pilot Flying J’s 22nd location in California and it is expected to contribute $5.4 million annually in state and local tax revenues.

Customers can download the myPilot® app to receive a 3¢ gas or auto diesel discount. Customers can also take advantage of free offers and discounts when using the myOffers® feature on the myPilot® app. Simply download the app, create an account or log in, and start saving.

The combined network of more than 750 Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers across North America serves more than 1.2 million customers daily. For more information on Pilot Flying J, visit

About Pilot Flying J

Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers in North America, is committed to connecting people and places with comfort, care and a smile at every stop. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Pilot Flying J has more than 750 retail locations in 44 states, more than 100 Roadside Assistance Trucks and growing as part of its Truck Care Program, 44 Goodyear Commercial Tire and Service Centers, and 35 Boss Shops. The Pilot Flying J network provides drivers with access to more than 70,000 parking spaces for trucks, 4,900 showers and more than 5,000 diesel lanes offering Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the pump. Pilot Flying J is currently ranked No. 15 on Forbes' list of America's Largest Private Companies. Visit for more information.