Jackson Municipal Airport Authority to Present Outreach Workshop

The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority is presenting an Outreach Workshop on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The workshop will provide businesses with information regarding the airport’s DBE certification process and procurement opportunities that are available at the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport and Hawkins Field Airport. The Outreach Workshop will […]

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Jackson Medgar-Wiley Evers International Airport Gears Up for Parking Management Transition

The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is gearing up for a parking management transition which will include new transportation services for travelers. “We are pleased to announce the transition of our parking management to SP+ and Global Parking which will provide new shuttle services with Smart Drive and Zonar tracking technologies,” said Chief Executive Officer […]

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The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport To Host IT Industry Day, July 12th

The Jackson- Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) is hosting its annual IT Industry Day on July 12, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the JAN Third Floor Community Room.   The event will serve as an opportunity to discuss technological improvements, enhancements and new initiatives at the airport. Upcoming IT opportunities will also […]

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Moody’s Downgrades Jackson Municipal Airport Authority from Baa1 to Baa2

Moody’s rating one notch below Fitch equivalent BBB+ rating, which was affirmed in April. The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) received a downgraded issuer rating of a Baa2 from Baa1, with a negative outlook from Moody’s Investor’s Services following its annual ratings surveillance.  The rating remains investment-grade.  The Moody’s rating is in stark contrast to […]

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Fitch Rating Affirms Jackson Municipal Airport Authority’s Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority’s (JMAA) approximately $11 million airport revenue bonds at “BBB+”. The Rating Outlook remains stable. The airport also has approximately $24 million in airport revenue bonds not rated by Fitch.   Some of the key elements used to determine JMAA’s rating and outlook include the following: JMAA […]

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The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport Ranks #12 on the American City Business Journal’s Airport Power Rankings

According to the American City Business Journal (ABCJ), the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) ranks #12 on its list of “Airport Power Rankings.” JAN was noted to have a 91% operating efficiency score.   To see the list or to learn more about the Airport Power Rankings, visit the website at: http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2017/03/14/acbj-airport-power-rankings-jfk-lga-ewr-new-york.html

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TSA Releases Additional Information on Electronic Device Restrictions on U.S. Domestic Airports

TSA recently provided additional information on the required screening of checked baggage carrying small electronic devices that come from 10 last point of departure airports in 8 Middle East and North African countries on 9 foreign air carriers. The domestic screening requirements are in effect. Currently, there are fourteen U.S. airports receiving flights from these […]

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Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport to Host Navigator Interest Event

The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is hosting a Navigator Interest Event for individuals who are interested in becoming a volunteer at the airport. The event will take place on Friday, March 24th and Saturday, March 25th, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on the third-floor mezzanine area of the airport. Volunteers will receive training […]

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JAN Expecting Busy Spring Break Holiday Season

The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is anticipating an increase in traffic and air travel during the Spring Break holiday season which typically begins in early March and continues into early April. In anticipation of this increase in travel, the airport is requesting all travelers to arrive at least 2 hours prior to their flight […]

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