TUPELO AIRPORT AUTHORITY
The Tupelo Airport Authority was established in 1979 under Mississippi Law Code 1972 Title 61. Five Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor of Tupelo on a 5 year-term basis and exercise general powers to establish ordinances, to develop and operate the airport and associated industrial park, to execute contracts and to regulate, protect, enlarge, develop, improve, maintain and equip Tupelo Regional Airport.
The Tupelo Airport Authority encourages feedback from the public. If you would like to be added to the Public Agenda, please fill out a Hearing Request sheet. Such request must be received before 5 PM on Thursday prior to the next scheduled Authority meeting. If you do not meet the criteria as a tenant of the Tupelo Regional Airport, citizen, business owner or property owner within the City of Tupelo, please indicate such and a suspension of the rules may be granted.
For a hearing request form, please go to the Documents and Forms page.
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUESTS
Mississippi Code § 25-61-1 “Mississippi Public Records Act of 1983” states that it is the policy of the Legislature of Mississippi that public records must be available for inspection by any person unless otherwise provided. The Airport has and will do everything reasonable to fulfill this policy.
For a Freedom of Information Act form, please go to the Documents and Forms page.
TUPELO REGIONAL AIRPORT STAFF
The airport staff carries out the policies and direction from the Tupelo Airport Authority. The staff is charged with the responsibilities to ensure that FAA rules and regulations are followed for a Part 139 airfield, to execute the day-to-day operations of the airport and to provide the public with the services and safety for aeronautical pursuits.
COMMENTS & QUESTIONS
OPT-IN CONTACT LISTS
The Tupelo Airport has three distribution lists to pass information to those who are interested.
Stakeholders: The Tupelo Airport Authority values our partnerships with our stakeholders, who help us continually improve the quality of services to our consumers. People on this list will receive emails on a regular basis with information of interest to stakeholders including upcoming meetings, events, and information of general interest to our stakeholders around the airport.
Operations: The airport operations distribution list includes messages concerning airport safety, construction, and general information that impacts aircraft. Messages will typically include airport operations and safety practices, including aircraft rescue and firefighting and the mitigation of wildlife hazards; promotion of emergency operations, emergency management planning, and damage control ; and NOTAMs.
Press Release: All official press releases and public notifications will be sent in this list.
Cellular Text Notifications: Scan this QR code with your phone to sign up for the Airport Notification System through SMS(text.)
Tupelo Regional Airport is located on the northwest side of the City of Tupelo near Tupelo Furniture Market, follow directional signs from all major highways. The Tupelo Airport Authority Administrative Office is located at 2704 W. Jackson and the commercial terminal is located at 2763 W. Jackson Street.
Tupelo Aviation Unlimited is located on the northwest side of the City of Tupelo near Tupelo Furniture Market, follow directional signs from all major highways. The TAU Office is located at 105 Lemons Dr. and the commercial terminal is located at 2763 W. Jackson Street.