Airports in East Texas

Cities and communities in East Texas operate a number of airports, from small airports to major regional airports such as those in Tyler, Longview, Beaumont, and Texarkana.

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR)

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (airport code TYR) is a state-of-the-art airport providing jet service to cities worldwide via connections at the DFW airport.

Completely rebuilt in 2002 at a cost of $17.6 million, the airport features on-site parking, rental car facilities and easy access from various areas of Tyler and East Texas.

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR)Tyler Pounds Regional Airport Terminal (TylerTexasOnline staff photo)

Tyler Pounds was named 2007 Airport of the Year for the State of Texas by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and serves about 150,000 passengers per year.

Improvements continue, with the airport receiving $8.3 million in federal funds for added safety enhancements in 2011, including runways, navigational aids, lighting, taxiways and and associated facilities.

In July of 2012, the airport received a $7.6 million grant for additional improvements, including construction of a taxi way for Runway 17/35. Work was completed in late 2018 for the extension of Runway 4/22 to 8,333'.

Flights are offered to and from Tyler Pounds Airport by American Eagle Airlines with flights to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in the Dallas Metroplex. Non-stop flights to Denver International AIrport (DIA) are being provided by Frontier AIrlines until April, 2020.

In addition to scheduled commercial airlines, Pounds Airport provides a wide range of air and ground services for private aviation, business travel, and air charter fleets. For example, fuel is available from the Jet Center of Tyler, and charter, maintenance and related services are provided by East Texas Jet Support.

 

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport in Texas

 

For more information on Pounds Airport, visit the official airport website provided by the City of Tyler at
Tyler Pounds Regional Airport

FAA Map of Tyler Pounds Regional Airport...click to view from the FAA website

Map of Tyler Pounds Regional Airport showing Runway 4/22
Runway 13/31
Runway 17/35

 

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East Texas Regional Airport (GGG)

East Texas Regional Airport is a county owned, public use airport located eight nautical miles south of the central business district of Longview at 269 Terminal Circle. Phone the airport at 903.643.3031.

Its IATA identifier "GGG" is derived from its prior name, Gregg County Airport.

Scheduled airline service to Dallas/Fort Worth is provided by American Airlines/American Eagle.

East Texas Regional Airport terminalEast Texas Regional Airport terminal in Longview

 

The airport also supports extensive general aviation aircraft and services.

 

Website of East Texas Regional Airport

East Texas Regional Airport diagramEast Texas Regional Airport diagram

 

 

Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK)

Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK) is located on the Arkansas side of the city, minutes away from the down town area, local industries, and tourist destinations.

It is easily accessible from Interstate 30, Loop 245, four U.S. Highways and rail service. The airport is open 24-hours daily and is served by American Eagle Airlines. Rental cars are available on the premises.

Website of Texarkana Regional Airport

Texarkana Regional Airport

Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT) in Beaumont

Jack Brooks Regional Airport, located in Jefferson County, serves an expanding regional population base in excess of 500,000 with connections to Texas and the world. It is located just minutes from anywhere in the Beaumont, Port Arthur, and Orange geographic areas and only an hour from Lake Charles, Louisiana and Houston, Texas.

Over 30,000 passengers a year choose Jack Brooks Regional Airport with free parking just outside the entrance to our newly renovated (Spring 2009) 24,000 square foot terminal and quick check-in and security checks.

Business and personal travelers find this more adaptable to their busy schedules and more affordable than the 3 to 4-hour round trip to Houston, additional time of check-in and security and the increasing cost of fuel for the trip and parking.

Situated on more than 1,180 acres, JBRA offers two runways with approach markers to accommodate commercial and executive aircraft. One runway is equipped with Instrument Landing System (ILS).

The airport also provides extensive general aviation and transportation services.

Website of Jack Brooks Regional Airport

Aerial view of Jack Brooks Regional Airport  in southeast Texas

 

 

Easterwood Airport (CLL) in College Station

Eaterwood Airport (CLL) is served by both American Eagle and United Airlines.

Easterwood Airport is owned and operated by Texas A&M University (TAMU) and is the sole air facility within the Bryan-College Station metropolitan area and the Research Valley.

Easterwood is a thriving non-hub regional airport providing scheduled commercial airline service and outstanding general aviation facilities.

The William A. McKenzie Terminal at Easterwood Airport provides daily flights within Texas to Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston.

Website of Easterwood Airport

Easterwood Airport in College Station, TX

 

List of East Texas Airports and Airport Codes

City
Name
Code
Airlines
Athens Athens Municipal F44  
Atlanta Hall-Miller Municipal ATA  
Beaumont Jack Brooks Regional Airport BPT American Eagle
Brenham Brenham Municipal 11R  
Bryan Coulter Field CFD  
Canton Canton-Hackney 7F5  
Carthage Panola County- Sharpe Field 4F2  
College Station Easterwood Airport CLL American Airlines and United Airlines
Crockett Houston County Airport DKR  
Daingerfield Greater Morris County 8F5  
Ennis Ennis Municipal F41  
Frankston Aero Estates T25  
Gilmer Fox Stephens Field - Gilmer Municipal JXI  
Gladewater Gladewater Municipal 07F  
Henderson Rusk County RFI  
Jasper Jasper County Airport - Bell Field JAS  
Jefferson Manning Field 6F7  
Longview East Texas Regional GGG American Airlines
Lufkin Angelina County LFK  
Marshall Harrison County ASL  
Mineola Mineola Wisener Field -

- Estabished in 1917, and operated by the same family since 1926, Mineola-Wisener Field is the oldest privately owned public use airport in Texas. 3203' x 40' paved and lighted runway. Homebase of over seventy aircraft.

Read more about Mineola Wisener Field

3F9  
Mineola/Quitman Wood County Airport JDD  
Mount Pleasant Mount Pleasant Regional OSA  
Mount Selman Tarrant Field 6X0  
Mount Vernon Franklin County F53  
Nacogdoches A L Mangham Jr. Regional OCH  
Palestine Palestine Municipal PSN  
Paris Cox Field PRX  
Sulphur Springs Sulphur Springs Municipal  SLR  
Texarkana Texarkana Regional TXK American Airlines
Tyler Tyler Pounds Regional TYR American Airlines and Frontier Airlines
Winnsboro Winnsboro Municipal F51  
Woodville Tyler County Airport 09R  


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