Welcome to the Virginia Highlands Airport. The Sky's the limit when it comes to serving the needs of business travelers and the general aviation community.



Virginia Highlands Airport is a regional base of operations for corporate and private airplanes. Runway: 6-24/4470′ x 75′ asphalt. Elevation is 2088 feet. Strategically located on Interstate 81 in Washington County, the airport is just minutes from Bristol, located on the Virginia-Tennessee state line, to the South and historic Abingdon to the North. We are the gateway to the Northeast Tennessee and the Great Southwest of Virginia and the quality choice for airport services.


Up Coming Event

Latest News

DOT and FAA Finalize Rules for Small Unmanned Aircraft – for more information click on the following link –

FAA Press Release Rules for UAS

As of August 01, 2019 The Virginia Highlands Airport has a 50′ X 50′ Hangar (Clear Span Unit “B” in Group V) for rent. Rental price per month is $735.00. We also have 6 T-Hangars available in Group V for Rent. Rental price per month is $262.00. Security deposit and first month rent due at signing of lease. If interested, please come by the Administration Office between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., Monday thru Friday.

There will be a meeting of the Audit Committee of the Virginia Highlands Airport Authority, Monday, December 09, 2019 at 5:00 P. M.  The meeting will be held in Conference Room B of the Terminal Building.

The Virginia Highlands Airport Authority Regular Monthly Meeting is Scheduled for Monday, December 09, 2019 at 5:30 P.M. The meeting will be held in Conference Room A of the Terminal Building. If for any reason the Board Meeting is canceled, the meeting will be held at 6:00 P.M. on the following Wednesday.

Virginia Highlands Airport, Abingdon VA
December 2, 2019

Virginia Highlands Airport, operated by the Virginia Highlands Airport Authority, hereby announces and posts a proposed overall goal for its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program for federal fiscal years (FFY) 2020-2022.  The proposed goal is 3.92% for all FAA-AIP funded projects in FFY 2020-2022.  The methodology used in developing this goal is available for inspection during normal business hours at the office of the Airport Manager, Virginia Highlands Airport, 18521 Lee Highway, Abingdon VA 24210.  The Airport Authority will receive and consider public comments on the proposed goal until December 31, 2019.  Comments may be submitted to the Airport Manager at the above address, or at mhines@vahighlandsairport.com. For additional information and questions, please contact Mr. Mickey Hines, Airport Manager, at (276) 628-2909, during normal business hours.

If you have any questions please call the administrative office at (276) 628-2909.