Mississippi International and Major Airports

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International, Regional and Municipal Airports Code Lodging Near Airports
Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport JAN

C-17 Globemaster (Mississippi ANG) takes off from Yeager Airport

Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport GPT
Columbus GTR
 Meridian MEI
.Hattiesburg/Laurel PIB
Tupelo TUP
Greenville GLH
Tunica UTA
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Getting to Know Mississippi's Airports

There are 83 Mississippi airports for the public to use. Mississippi airports are well connected to all US states and many international destinations. Mississippi airports make it easy to travel with their solid aviation technology and friendly service.

Mississippi's international airports include Gulfport Biloxi International Airport serving Gulfport / Biloxi and Jackson Evers International Airport Jackson. Other Mississippi international airports are Stennis International Airport at Bay St. Louis and Trent Lott International Airport at Pascagoula.

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  • Jackson–Evers International Airport

    Jackson–Evers International Airport
    Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport(JAN) is a city-owned civil-military airport located in Jackson, Mississippi, six miles east of Jackson, and the other side of the Pearl River. It serves commercial, private, and military aviation. JAN is named after Medgar Evers, the former Mississippi Field Secretary for the NAACP, and is governed by the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA), which also governs aviation activity at Hawkins Field (HKS) in northwest Jackson.

    JAN is one of Mississippi's major airports. This airport serves more than 700,000 passengers every year. Amenities at this airport include a Starbucks coffee shop, themed restaurant and cafe, a basic baggage claim area, a news and gift shop, ATMs, two business centers and easy parking.

    The airport is 3,381 acres at an elevation of 346 feet. There are two runways, 16L/34R and 16R/34L, each 8,500 ft × 150 feet made of asphalt.

    The airlines operating from this airport are American Eagle, Delta Airlines, Delta Connection, Frontier Airlines, Southern Airways Express, United Airlines and ViaAir.  - List of US Airlines

    Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport

    Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport
    Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport(GPT) is a joint civil–military public-use airport located three nautical miles northeast of the central business district of Gulfport, a city in Harrison County, Mississippi. GTP is owned by the Gulfport–Biloxi Regional Airport Authority and serves the Gulf Coast area.

    Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport serves nearly 500,000 people annually. Amenities at this airport include Skycap services, ATMs, meeting rooms, a news and gift shop, award-winning restaurants, a relaxing lounge and ground transportation.

    GPT encompasses 1,400 acres at an elevation of 28 feet above mean sea level. There are two runways: 14/32 is 9,002 by 150 feet with an asphalt and concrete surface; 18/36 is 4,935 by 150 feet with an asphalt surface.

    The airlines serving this airport are Allegiant Air, American Eagle, Delta Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and United Airlines.  - List of US Airlines

    The tickets for the above mentioned airlines can be booked online and some airlines even offer discounts for booking their tickets online.

    Other Important Airports in Mississippi

    Columbus, Meridian, Tupelo, Greenville, Tunica, Corinth, Greenwood, Hattiesburg/Laurel, McComb  Meridian, Natchez, Picayune, and ,

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