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University-Oxford Airport


University-Oxford Airport

University-Oxford Airport
Airport type Public
Owner University of Mississippi
Serves Oxford, Mississippi
Elevation AMSL 452 ft / 138 m
Coordinates 34°23′04″N 089°32′12″W / 34.38444°N 89.53667°W / 34.38444; -89.53667Coordinates: 34°23′04″N 089°32′12″W / 34.38444°N 89.53667°W / 34.38444; -89.53667

Location of airport in Mississippi
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 5,600 1,707 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 65,811
Based aircraft 39
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

University-Oxford Airport (IATA: UOX[2]ICAO: KUOXFAA LID: UOX) is a public use airport located two nautical miles (4 km) northwest of the central business district of Oxford, a city in Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States.[1] The airport is owned by the University of Mississippi.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[3]

Facilities and aircraft

University-Oxford Airport covers an area of 297 acres (120 ha) at an elevation of 452 feet (138 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 9/27 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,600 by 100 feet (1,707 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2011, the airport had 65,811 aircraft operations, an average of 180 per day: 89% general aviation, 9% air taxi, 2% military, and <1% scheduled commercial. At that time there were 39 aircraft based at this airport: 64% single-engine, 28% multi-engine, and 8% jet.[1]

Airlines and destinations

Airline offering scheduled passenger service to non-stop destinations:

Airlines Destinations
Southern Airways Express Destin, New Orleans-Lakefront, Panama City Beach [4][5]


External links

  • University of Mississippi
  • The National Map
  • FAA Terminal Procedures for UOX, effective June 26, 2014
  • Resources for this airport:
    • FAA airport information for UOX
    • AirNav airport information for KUOX
    • ASN accident history for UOX
    • FlightAware live flight tracker
    • NOAA/NWS latest weather observations
    • SkyVector Terminal Procedures
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