Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is a city-owned civil-military airport in Jackson, Mississippi, 6 miles east of Downtown Jackson, across the Pearl River. It is located in Rankin County, while most of Jackson is in Hinds County.
It serves commercial, private, and military aviation. It is named after Medgar Evers, the former Mississippi Field Secretary for the NAACP, and is administered by the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority, which also oversees aviation activity at Hawkins Field in northwest Jackson.
In March 2011, the Jackson–Evers International Airport was ranked the 8th-best airport in a worldwide consumer survey conducted by Airports Council International.
Address 298 Weather Service Dr, Jackson 39232, United States
Coordinates 32°18'47.225" N -90°4'39.08" E