Camilla/Mitchell County Airport (CXU)
Airport Manager: Randy Pool
The Camilla-Mitchell County Airport is a city-owned, public-use general aviation airport located two nautical miles southwest of historic downtown Camilla. The airport is staffed six days a week during normal business hours and after hours by appointment.
Situated on 125 acres of land, the airport is equipped with one 5,004' x 100' runway. Runways 26 and 8 are equipped with Medium Intensity Runway Lights NDB and automated AWOS. Services offered at the airport include 100LL and jet fuel, major airframe and power plant repairs, and maintenance by a certified mechanic. Other amenities available are rental car accommodations, parking, courtesy car availability, and leasable hangar space. The main terminal provides a pilot planning area, high speed internet, radar weather information, phone service, refreshments, and rest rooms. Tie downs are provided at no cost for visiting aircrafts.
Prominent area businesses generate a significant amount of corporate air traffic throughout the year. Considered a hunting destination, Camilla-Mitchell County is home to some of the finest, world renowned quail hunting plantations in southwest Georgia. Hunters from across the nation fly in to the Camilla-Mitchell County Airport to enjoy quality hunting experiences, relaxed and refined accommodations, and Southern hospitality at its best.
A capital improvement plan for FY 2020-2024 has been planned and developed for the Camilla-Mitchell County Airport identifying and prioritizing critical airport development. Elements of the plan includes construction of a corporate hangar, terminal area design and construction, perimeter fencing, access road relocation, fuel farm/fueling station, 10 unit T-Hangar building and taxiway, maintenance hangar design and construction, and updating the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise plan.
The following forms of payment are accepted for services: AVCARD/MS Aero, American Express, Visa (Qualified), Visa (Non-qualified), MasterCard (Qualified), MasterCard (Non-Qualified), Discover, US Bank Multi-Service Aviation Card, and AIR Card (Non-Contract).