Transportation and Aerospace
US Route 23 travels approximately 1400 miles from northern Michigan through the Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth (APEG) region on its way to northern Florida. As it travels through the APEG region it is provides easy access to a number of United States automotive assembly plants — 4 in Kentucky, 12 in Michigan, 4 in Indiana and 6 in Ohio. The US Route is a primary commerce highway in the United States with excellent connectivity north, south, east and west. Appalachian Ohio is home to a major aerospace corporation with state-of-the-art testing facilities.