Airports & Air Cargo

Starkville’s general aviation airport is located in town and is publicly owned by the City of  Starkville. Commercial flights may be obtained only 23 miles from Starkville at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport, serviced by Delta Airlines. Two international airports are within 170 miles of Starkville, providing non-stop daily flights to many cities in the U.S. and internationally. These airports also provide air cargo transportation services.

Starkville Airport

Map of Airports in Mississippi

George M. Bryan Field (STF)

Contact Information: 662-418-5900

  • Located in Starkville, MS
  • One runway – 5,550 x 150 ft.
  • Asphalt and concrete surface
  • General aviation, no commercial flights
  • Publicly owned by City of Starkville
  • 24-hour fueling
  • A&P mechanic on staff

Regional Airports

Golden Triangle Regional Airport

Contact Information:, 662-327-4422

  • 17 miles from Starkville, near Columbus, MS
  • Accessed by Mississippi Hwy 82
  • 3rd busiest airport in the state
  • 8,000-foot asphalt runway
  • Delta Airlines has daily flights to Memphis, TN and Atlanta, GA
  • Full-range of business and general aviation services
  • View airport  fees and car rental information
  • Daily air cargo service available

International Airports

Jackson-Evers International Airport

Contact Information:, 601-939-5631

  • 124 miles southwest of Starkville, in Flowood, MS
  • Accessed by Mississippi Hwy 25
  • Daily non-stop service to 9 cities including Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago, IL; Baltimore/Washington DV; and Atlanta, GA
  • Commercial service provided by Southwest Airlines, American Eagle, US Airways, Continental Express, and Delta Air Lines
  • 6 car rental companies
  • An 8,500-foot runway for general aviation

Memphis International Airport

Contact Information:

  • 165 miles northwest of Starkville in Memphis, TN
  • Accessed by US 45 Alt and I-22
  • Major carriers include AirTrain, American, and Delta Airlines
  • Delta Airlines hub
  • 15 regional/commuter carriers
  • Daily non-stop flights to  many U.S. cities and Amsterdam

General Aviation

Cargo Transportation

  • 7 cargo airlines including Federal Express, UPS, and Air Transport International
  • FedEx Express global hub

Cargo Transportation

Mississippi Air Cargo Logistics Center, Leasing information: 888-740-2227

  • At the Jackson-Evers International Airport
  • Air cargo building space: over 100,000 square feet
  • Air cargo aircraft parking: 450,000 square feet
  • Service provided by 6 integrated cargo carriers
    • DHL/Airborne Express
    • BAX Global
    • Menlo Worldwide Forwarding
    • Integrated Airline Services, Inc.
    • United Parcel Service (UPS)
  • View the center’s brochure

General Aviation

Nearby Transportation

  • Intermodal facility within 10 minutes
  • Port access within 35 miles (Port of Vicksburg)
  • Refrigeration facilities within 4 miles