• Air Transportation

  • Airports

    Commercial Airports

    Memphis International Airport (MEM)

    • Located in Memphis, TN
    • International and domestic flights
    • 93 miles from Corinth, MS
    • Length of runway: 9,300 feet (2,835 meters)
    • 334 daily outgoing flights
    • Over 3 million passengers a year
    • Major airlines: Air Tran Airways, American Airlines, Delta Airlines
    • Regional/Commuter airlines: American Eagle, Continental Express, Skywest Airlines, United Express, and more
    • Accessed by US Hwy 72
    • Rental cars available

    Tupelo Regional Airport

    • Located in Tupelo, MS
    • 50 miles from Corinth, MS
    • Length of runway: 6,500 feet (1,981 meters), 150-foot wide grooved pavement
    • Full lighting system
    • Air traffic control tower
    • Type III Enhanced airport
    • 6 daily outgoing flights
    • Major airlines serving airport: Delta
    • Rental cars available
    • Accessed by US Hwy 45 S

    Roscoe Turner Field

    Roscoe Turner Field - Corinth-Alcorn Airport

    Roscoe Turner Field

    • Located in Corinth, MS
    • Length of runway: 6,500 feet (1,981 meters)
    • 30,000 pound single-wheel weight limitation 
    • Lighted taxiways
    • Modern terminal facility staffed full-time 
    • Weather monitoring system 
    • Communication system 
    • Excellent highway access to US Hwy 45 & 72
    • Incoming/outgoing flights: 2 to 14 daily

    Air Cargo Services

    Memphis International Airport (MEM)

    • Total cargo handled in 2009:  2,589,087,663 lb.
    • Airlines include Air Transport International, Baron Aviation, DHL, Mountain Air, United Parcel Service, U.S. Check
    • FedEx world headquarters is located at MEM
    • Accessed by US Hwy 72