University-Oxford Airport

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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
UOX is located in Mississippi
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

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[edit]

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]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for UOX (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (UOX: University-Oxford)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved August 13, 2013. 
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on September 27, 2012.  External link in |work= (help)
University-Oxford Airport
University-Oxford Airport

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