Board of Commissioners Approve $220,000 in Renovations and Innovations to Hawkins Field

(Jackson, MISS) –At its regular scheduled meeting of the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority Board of Commissioners held March 28, 2016, the Board approved work to begin on the initial Hawkins Field improvement projects identified in the JMAA Strategic Plan 2021.  Elements of work being addressed at this time include:  enhancements to the airport signage, lighting […]

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Jackson Municipal Airport Authority Receives National Honor for Business Diversity

(Jackson, MISS) – The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) was included among this year’s honorees at the 2016 Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) Awards Gala held in Orlando, Florida this week.  JMAA was awarded the Inclusion Champion Award that carries with it a global recognition for JMAA’s commitment to diversity and inclusion among businesses and […]

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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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