City of West Memphis



Municipal Airport (AWM)

"Experience The Convenience"

Phone: 870-735-4656 

Fax: 870-735-2814 




West Memphis Municipal Airport is a General Aviation airport catering to business jets, private aircraft, and freight and cargo operations.  We are conveniently located 9 miles from downtown Memphis, TN and less than 5 miles from the Union Pacific Intermodal Rail Yard, West Memphis River Port and Mid-America Industrial Park.






  • The terminal is staffed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., 7 days a week to park and fuel aircraft.

  • For the convenience of our business traveler, conference room facilities are available; as well as classroom space for 50.

  • We provide a full line of concierge services including rental cars, limos, hotel accommodations, and catering.

  • As an added convenience, we offer two after-hours fueling options:  line technicians are on call 24-hrs/day, 365 days/year; and a self-serve AvGas dispenser is located on the north end of the ramp.


 Airfield & Pilot Facilities

  • 6,003' concrete Runway 17/35, full parallel taxiway, and 56,000 sq. yds. of aircraft parking apron.

  • Designated Reliever to Memphis International Airport.

  • Hangars available for single-engine aircraft up to business jets.

  • Lav Cart and GPU.

  • ILS, GPS, PAPI, and VOR/DME navigational aids.

  • On-field ASOS reports current weather conditions 24-hrs./day.

  • Pilot Planning Room and private Pilot Lounge.



  • Phillips 66 Aviation Performance Center (5-star rating)

  • Named one of the top 10 non-mainstream General Aviation Airports in the U.S. by Professional Pilot magazine.

  • "Arkansas Airport of the Year"



Airport Amenities


Let us take care of your private air travel needs.



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