Technology has made it possible to communicate instantaneously all over the world, but language barriers remain one of the greatest challenges to understanding each other worldwide. Located in Huntsville, Alabama, Foreign Language Services (FLS, Inc.) provides technical translation and interpretation services to customers in over 80 languages.

Breaking Through Language Barriers. Whether your business communications require written technical translations, or your customers have a need for face-to-face communication, the language experts at FLS help break through the language obstacles that hinder the smooth flow of information across international lines. From translating official government documentation, business correspondence, and legal documents, to providing personal interpreting services, FLS can even provide corporate language support services for employees relocating from abroad, or for temporary assignments in other countries.

Since Wernher von Braun brought a large team of German scientists and their families to North Alabama in the 1950s, Huntsville has cultivated a growing reputation as a desirable career destination for engineers and high tech professionals worldwide. With international growth came the need to communicate on an international scale. Centered in a city where written and verbal communication is the key to everyone’s success, FLS leads the way in translation and interpretation services.

Over 35 Years of Experience. Longevity leads to knowledge and expertise. With over 35 years of experience in language translation and interpretation, FLS utilizes technologically advanced tools and an experienced staff, to provide everything needed to communicate in a foreign language.

  • Technical and certified (legal) document translations
  • Interpreting
  • Translation/graphic design for marketing support and web
  • Video transcription and voiceover translation
  • Bilingual/technical staff placement

Outstanding Customer Service. Centered around our Core Values, at FLS, we attribute our success to outstanding customer service. Our commitment to excellence in every job means developing professional relationships that serve our customers well. From government agencies to corporations, small businesses, and individuals—our customers know they can trust FLS.


FLS belongs to a number of professional and civic organizations both in our local community and throughout the foreign language translation and interpreting industries.

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses - Alumni Badge
2014 WEDC logo
The Association of Language Companies - logo
American Translators Association - logo
Hunstville Alabama Committee of 100 logo
Leadership Flagship - logo
North Alabama International Trade Association-logo
National Defense Industrial Association-logo
Huntsville Regional Economic Growth Initiative - investor badge
Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville Madison County, Alabama - 2015 Member Badge
WBCNA logo
Tennessee Association of Professional Interpreters and Translators
Certified Women's Business Enterprise - logo
WEDC Foundation logo
Women in Defense logo