Airports in 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.

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport in Texas
Tyler Pounds Regional Airport Terminal (TylerTexasOnline staff photo)

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 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. Other periodic flights are being provided by Frontier Airlines.

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.

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

 

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East Texas Regional Airport (GGG)

East Texas Regional Airport terminal in Longview

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.

The airport also supports extensive general aviation aircraft and services.

Website of East Texas Regional Airport

 

Texarkana Regional Airport
Texarkana Regional Airport

Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK)

Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK) is located on the Arkansas side of the city, minutes away from the downtown area, local industries, and tourist destinations. American Eagle service to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is available several times daily.

The Airport Authority has signed an agreement with United Airlines for a daily flight between Texarkana and Houston beginning in Feburary of 2022.

Also, a nearly $40 million project is now underway including not only a new terminal, but upgraded aircraft taxiways, parking lots, and jet bridges for loading passengers.

The address is 201 Airport Drive, Texarkana, AR 71854.

The airport is open 24-hours daily. Rental cars are available from Avis, Hertz and Budget.

Read more about Texarkana Regional Airport

Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT) in Beaumont

Aerial view of Jack Brooks Regional Airport  in southeast Texas

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.

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).

Scheduled jet airliner service to the DFW Airport is provided by American Eagle.

The airport also provides extensive general aviation and transportation services.

Website of Jack Brooks Regional Airport

Easterwood Airport (CLL) in College Station

Easterwood Airport in College Station, TX

Easterwood Airport (CLL) is served by American Eagle 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

List of East Texas Airports and Airport Codes

City
Airport 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
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 -

- Established 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.

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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
Winnsboro Winnsboro Municipal F51  
Woodville Tyler County Airport 09R  

Major Texas Airports and Airport Codes

City
Airport Name
Code
Runway
Abilene Abilene Regional ABI 7,202' x 150'
Amarillo Rick Husband Amarillo International AMA 13,502' x 200'
Austin Austin-Bergstrom International AUS 12,248' x 150'
Beaumont Jack Brooks Regional Airport BPT 6,750' x 150'
College Station Easterwood Airport CLL 7,000' x 150'
Corpus Christi Corpus Christi International CRP 7,508' x 150'
Dallas Addison ADS 7,203' x 100'
Dallas Love Field LOV 8,800' x 150'
Dallas-Fort Worth Dallas-Fort Worth International DFW 13,401' x 200'
Del Rio Del Rio International DRT 6,300' x 100'
El Paso El Paso International ELP 12,010' x 150'
Fort Stockton Fort Stockton-Pecos County FST 7,508' x 150'
Fort Worth Fort Worth Alliance AFW 9,600' x 150'
Fort Worth Fort Worth Meacham International FTW 7,501' x 150'
Harlingen Valley International HRL 8,301' x 150'
Houston George Bush Intercontinental IAH 12,001' x 150'
Houston William P. Hobby HOU 7,602' x 150'
Laredo Laredo International Airport LRD 8,743' x 150'
Longview East Texas Regional GGG 10,000' x 150'
Lubbock Lubbock Preston Smith International LBB 11,500' x 150'
Killeen/Fort Hood Killeen-Fort Hood Regional GRK 10,000' x 200"
McAllen McAllen Miller International MFE 7,120' x 150'
Midland Midland International Air & Space Port MAF 9,501' x 150'
San Angelo San Angelo Regional/Mathis Field SJT 8,049' x 150'
San Antonio San Antonio International SAT 8,505' x 150'
Sherman/Denison North Texas Regional/Perrin Field GYI 9,000' x 150'
Temple Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional TPL 7,000' x 150'
Texarkana Texarkana Regional-Webb Field TXK 6,601' x 144'
Tyler Tyler Pounds Regional TYR 7,802' x 150'
Victoria Victoria Regional VCT 9,111' x 150'
Waco Waco Regional ACT 6,596' x 150'
Wichita Falls Wichita Falls Municipal/Sheppard AFB SPS 13,101' x 300'

For more on Texas airports, visit the TXDOT Airport Directory

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