Jackson-Evers International Airport is a city-owned civil-military airport in Jackson, Mississippi, 9 km east of Jackson, across the Pearl River. 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 (JMAA), which also oversees aviation activity at Hawkins Field (HKS) 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 (ACI). It was the only airport in the United States to be ranked in the top ten.
Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport code (JAN)
Airport Name: Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
Airport Keywords: Jackson Evers Intl
Airport (IATA) Code: JAN