KTUP Tupelo Regional Airport (1,061 acres) Tupelo, MS
Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[5A4] 15 S ; [8M1] 20 N ; [M72] 21 NW ;
[M40] 28 SE ;(ave. distance: 21 nm)
Total Based Aircraft: 11
(1 gliders & ultralights)
(10 military aircraft )
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 141 ops/day … with 12,749 enplanements in 2012)
16hr Contract tower
FAA began compiling ATADS data in 1999. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 30% from the peak year (2002).
KTUP search (aiR) METAR AIRNAV WIKI
Four-year average AIP funding: $2,176,693 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #38: $144,773 for “Improve Building, Install Perimeter Fencing, Wildlife Hazard Assessments”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $42 per operation.
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