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Middlesboro/Bell County Airport

1420 Dorchester Avenue
Middlesboro, KY 40965

Mailing Address:
2116 Cumberland Avenue
Middlesboro, KY 40965
(606) 242-3134 - Airport
(606) 248-3563 - Office
(606) 248-2551 - Fax

Hours of Operation:
Open Daily


The Middlesboro Bell County Airport is a public use General Aviation Airport located in Middlesboro (Bell County) Kentucky.


The Middlesboro Bell County Airport offers to the General Aviation community a variety of services, including self service fuel (24/7), two aviation certified mechanics, secure aircraft hangar storage, aviation weather services, flight instruction, courtesy car, and a 3650 foot asphalt runway with taxiway and apron area.

Airport FAQs:

Q: Do you have 100LL aviation fuel?
A: Yes, 24/7 self serve, accept all credit cards except Discover

Q: Do you have approach aids?
A: Yes, PAPIs and REILS on RWY 28

Q: Do you have mechanics available?
A: Yes, two located on the field

Q: How close are you to the nearest town?
A: We are located “in town” within one mile of the business district

Q: How close is food and what type of food is available?
A: McDonalds - two blocks away; Mexican, Chinese, and two steakhouses within a couple of miles.

Q: What lodging is available?
A: Holiday Inn Express, 3 miles; Downtown Inn & Suites, 2 miles; Pine Mountain State Park, 15 miles

Q: What activities/attractions are close by?
A: Attractions include:

  • Cumberland Gap National Historical Park (2 miles) includes museum, movie, overlook, cave tours, settlement tours, hiking, etc.
  • Pine Mountain State Park (15 miles).  Includes lodging, cabins, Chained Rock, Waisoto Winds Championship Golf Course
  • Historic Cumberland Gap (3 miles) quaint small town with a few antique shops, good country cooking restaurant
  • Middlesboro Country Club Golf Course – oldest continuous golf course in the United States
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