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The Jackson International Airport is positioned as a major alternate cargo distribution hub with superior air facilities and capabilities. Ground transportation links include two major interstates located 5 miles from the capital city of Jackson, which has been called the “Crossroads of the South”.

Currently under construction at JIA is the Mississippi Air Cargo Logistics Center. This is a segmented project that will ultimately provide 450,000 square feet of warehouse space with direct access to four-lane Highway 475 three miles north of I-20.

JIA is currently served by five integrated cargo carriers:

  • DHL/Airborne Express
  • DB Schenker
  • Menlo Worldwide Forwarding
  • Integrated Airline Services, Inc.
  • United Parcel Service

JIA also has on site Freight Forwarders:

  • M.G. Maher Company
  • Page & Jones, Inc.



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