Become a JAX Airport Ambassador

The Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) Ambassador Program plays an integral part in fulfilling the Jacksonville Aviation Authority’s mission of “Going Beyond, Daily.” The JAX Airport Ambassador Program was founded to assist travelers in locating such things as arrival and departure gates, telephones, baggage claim, and ticketing areas. Ambassadors provide assistance in a friendly, timely, and…

JAA Arts & Culture Program Announces Call to Artists at JAX

Summary of Opportunity: The Jacksonville Aviation Authority Arts & Culture Program (JAAACP) invites artists to apply for temporary exhibition at the Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) for the four quarters of 2023. The Jacksonville Aviation Authority Arts & Culture Program is committed to showing the work of professional and emerging artists from the sixteen-county service region…

JAX Airport businesses to host job fair Tuesday, May 11th

More than 20 companies doing business at Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) will participate in a job fair on Tuesday, May 11. WHEN: Tuesday, May 11 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHERE: DoubleTree by Hilton Jacksonville Airport Ballroom 2101 Dixie Clipper Drive Jacksonville, FL 32218 WHO: American Airlines, Avis Budget Rental Cars, AvMax Aircraft Maintenance, Comfort…

Overnight Detour Planned for Airport Road and Airport Center Drive – March 17, 2020

As part of the Florida Department of Transportation’s Airport Road and I-95 interchange improvements project, detours of eastbound and westbound Airport Road are scheduled for March 17 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for overhead sign work, weather and unforeseen circumstances permitting. Airport Road Eastbound: Drivers heading east on Airport Road will take a right…

JAA Police Officers Awarded Life Saving Medal

Earlier this year, three Jacksonville Aviation Authority Police Department Officers received the Jacksonville Fire/Rescue Department Award of Merit with Life Saving Medal for their heroic efforts to revive an airport passenger in 2018. Director Mark Stevens, Sergeant James Pledger and Officer Rod Nelson were alerted to a male passenger who had collapsed, unconscious, on the…

JAX Conducts Emergency Response Drill

Preparedness. It’s anticipating what can go wrong, and developing a plan to minimize the impact and get back to normal as quickly as possible when things do go wrong. The Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) recently held an emergency response drill to practice for just such an event. After months of planning and coordination with agencies…

Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) Buries Time Capsule to be Opened in 2068

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 will be remembered as a historic day at Jacksonville International Airport (JAX). Airport tenants joined Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) employees to bury a time capsule. It contained contributions from many of the airlines serving JAX, each JAA department as well as other items from tenant and community partners. The time capsule was buried…