JANS – The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) has been honored as one of the Top 10 Favorite Domestic Airports of 2023 by Travel + Leisure readers. The results were derived from “The World’s Best Awards 2023” survey, conducted by Travel + Leisure from October 24, 2022, through February 27, 2023. JAN is managed by the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA).
“This recognition is a testament to the dedication and hard work of the entire team and the many partners at Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport,” said Rosa M. Beckett, JMAA Chief Executive Officer. “We do not take our goal to ‘Be the Airport of Choice’ lightly and are working closely with our airlines and other airport partners to enhance facilities, amenities, and accessibility to provide the best in customer experiences here at JAN.”
JAN is Mississippi’s ticket to the largest global hubs with hundreds of connections worldwide. Delta Air Lines (DL), celebrating 94 years in Jackson, will operate up to six (6) daily flights to the world’s #1 hub airport of Atlanta (ATL).
Southwest Airlines (WN) returned to JAN in 2021, and now flies up to seven (7) flights daily to Atlanta, Baltimore/Washington (BWI), Houston (HOU), and weekend flights to Orlando (MCO).
American Airlines (AA) has increased service to their Dallas/Ft. Worth (DFW) and Charlotte (CLT) hubs and continue the nonstop to the nation’s capital airport, Washington-Reagan National (DCA). All totaled, American has up to nine (9) daily flights on peak days. And United (UA) operates three (3) daily flights to Houston-Bush (IAH), with flights to six (6) continents from there.