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The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) proudly announces the successful completion of its Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 audit by FORVIS LLP. This audit affirms JMAA’s strong financial performance, strategic investments, and steadfast commitment to excellence and community engagement.


By engaging FORVIS, a top-10 public accounting leader, JMAA ensured the audit’s adherence to rigorous U.S. industry standards. The resulting unqualified audit opinion underscores our dedication to financial integrity and accountability. FY2023 marked significant milestones, with a gain of $4,702,693 before capital grant contributions and a positive net position change of $7,544,240, showcasing our fiscal responsibility and proactive management.


Our commitment to infrastructure and service enhancements is demonstrated through $24,258,446 invested in future construction projects, ensuring our facilities meet community needs. Adopting GASB Statement No. 96 reflects our pledge of transparency and adherence to current standards. The Management’s Discussion and Analysis section provides valuable insights into our financial performance.


JMAA’s focus on responsible fiscal planning includes managing pension liabilities and emphasizing our dedication to financial stability and employee well-being. Looking ahead, JMAA remains dedicated to strategic growth and service excellence, enhancing infrastructure and services for the continued economic vitality and connectivity of Jackson and all of central Mississippi.


For detailed FY2023 audit information, visit our official website [FY2023 – Jackson Municipal

Airport Authority Audited Financial Statements.pdf (jmaa.com)].



For more information, please contact:


LSherie Dean

Jackson Municipal Airport Authority

Address: 100 International Drive, Suite 300, Jackson, MS 39208

Phone: (601) 715-6918

Email: ldean@jmaa.com

Website: www.iFlyJackson.com






The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) operates two airports: Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) and Hawkins Field Airport (HKS). JAN is the busiest airport in Mississippi, situated in the central part of the state, and serves the capital region of Jackson, which has over 3,000 acres of property. JAN serves several of the world’s busiest global hubs and is home to the Mississippi Air National Guard 172nd Airlift Wing. HKS is a general aviation airport that houses two emergency response medical air transporters and the Civil Air Patrol.  It is also home to the Mississippi Army National Guard 185th Aviation Brigade. The Authority provides service to over 1.29 million passengers per year.