Jackson Municipal Airport Authority Announces Information Regarding Regulations of Unmanned Aircraft Systems

(Jackson, MISS) – The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority announces updates and information regarding regulations by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Inherently different and unique from manned aircrafts, the introduction of UAS into the nation’s airspace is most challenging for both the FAA and the aviation community. With the busiest global […]

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Jackson Municipal Airport Authority’s Police Promotions to Strengthen Front-Line Defense

Jackson Municipal Airport Authority’s Police Promotions to Strengthen Front-Line Defense (Jackson, MISS) –The Police Department for the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority recently announced the promotion of 3 of its officers to the rank of Sergeant.  The three bring with them a wealth of knowledge and mastery in varied law enforcement capacities including crime scene investigations, […]

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Former New York City Mayor, Rudolph “Rudy” Giuliani Visits Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport

Former New York City Mayor, Rudolph “Rudy” Giuliani Visits Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (Jackson, MISS) – Former New York City Mayor, Rudolph Giuliana visited the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport during a visit to Jackson this week. Confirmed by Ron Garfinkel, travel coordinator for Mr. Giuliani, the former mayor was in the capital city […]

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Jackson Municipal Airport Authority Lauded for Our Mississippi 2016 Top Honors

Jackson Municipal Airport Authority Lauded for Our Mississippi 2016 Top Honors (Jackson, MISS) – The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority was included among this year’s hallmark of honorees at the 3rd Annual Our-Mississippi Honors Gala held earlier this month in Tupelo, Mississippi. JMAA was awarded the Champion of Diversity Award and celebrated for its commitment to […]

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Congressional Delegation and Mayors to Headline Ground Breaking Ceremony for Phase II of the East Metro Parkway

Congressional Delegation and Mayors to Headline Ground Breaking Ceremony for Phase II of the East Metro Parkway  (Jackson, MISS) – Congressman Gregg Harper of Mississippi’s Third Congressional District will be included among the headliners for this week’s Ground Breaking Ceremony for Phase II of the East Metro Parkway to be held this Thursday, March 31 […]

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JACKSON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES STRATEGIC PLAN 2021 – A MODEL FOR 21st CENTURY AIRPORT ENTERPRISES

JACKSON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES STRATEGIC PLAN 2021 – A MODEL FOR 21st CENTURY AIRPORT ENTERPRISES (Jackson, MISS)– In an ongoing effort to promote and enhance its services to Mississippi’s communities, the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority announces the unveiling of  its Strategic Plan 2021.  A roll-out of stakeholder meetings for citizens and for the Cities of […]

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JMAA Joins the East Metro Corridor Commission in Ground Breaking Ceremony for Phase II of the East Metro Corridor Phase II

Jackson Municipal Airport Authority Joins the East Metro Corridor Commission in Ground Breaking Ceremony for Phase II of the East Metro Corridor Phase II (Jackson, MISS) — The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) announces its collaboration with the East Metro Corridor Commission in hosting the Ground Breaking Ceremony for Phase II of the East Metro […]

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JMAA Commissioners Tapped for Select Committees for Airports Council International-North America

  (Jackson, MISS) — The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority proudly commends Commissioners Vernon W. Hartley, Sr. and Evelyn O. Reed for their appointments to positions on the Airports Council International-North America Commissioners Committee. Comprised of representatives from among the more than 400 airport Board Members, Commissioners, the Committee is devoted to shaping policies that strengthen […]

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Spring Break Holidays to Impact Air Travel

Passengers Requested to Arrive at Least 2 Hours Prior to Flight Departure Times (Jackson, MISS)– On the eve of one of the nation’s most celebrated holiday periods, The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is bracing for Spring Break 2016 with the anticipation of increased traffic and air travel. Students and passengers from almost every college […]

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