Land Acquisition

Today, Jasper County Airport Authority closed on a land parcel adjoining the airport to the west, previously owned by the Eldridge family. Because the northern 47 acres will be used for airspace protection for the current grass runway in addition to future development of the east/west paved runway, that portion qualifies for Federal Aviation Administration…

Internship Opportunity

Airport Management and Operations Internship Opportunity The Jasper County Airport has established a summer Airport Management Internship Program, which allows students to align educational knowledge with real world experiences in the aviation industry. The Airport Management internship is sponsored by the Jasper County Airport Authority, which owns and operates the Jasper County Airport. This internship…

Rental Aircraft

The rental aircraft will have an introductory rate of $115 per hour wet (including fuel) plus tax. Renters will pay the airport for the rental of the aircraft and pay the instructors directly for instruction received. The airport will keep the introductory period going as long as it can, especially if there is a lot…

Aviation Education Initiative

Jasper County Airport hosted an Aviation Career Day  on May 12, 2017. Local students from Jasper and surrounding counties were invited to tour the airport and learn about aviation careers from industry professionals. Over 600 students attended, spread out throughout the day, in addition to dozens of parents, teachers, and school administrators. On hand to…