PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE:  There will be a legislative delegation meeting open to the public on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 commencing at 9:00 AM in the terminal building conference room.  (Click here to download details.)

Notice is hereby given of intent to apply to the 2020 Florida Legislature, in the 2020 regular or any special or extended legislative sessions, for passage of an act relating to the Tri-County Airport Authority; amending Ch. 69-534, Laws of Florida; amending the composition of the Authority Board of Directors and the term of office of Board members; providing for the appointment of members to the Board of Directors; providing for an initial organizational meeting and amending the date on which the Authority shall hold annual organization meetings thereafter; amending the Authority’s officer positions; and providing an effective date.   (Click here to download details.)


The Tri-County Airport Authority owns and operates The Tri-County Airport (FAA designator: 1J0), a public access airport with a runway (01-19) of 5,398 x 75 feet, a certified helipad and tie-downs available for short-term or long-term use.  Airport elevation is 85 feet.

We are approximately six miles northeast of Bonifay (Florida), six miles northwest of Chipley and eleven miles southwest of Graceville.

We provide access into the air transportation network in support of commerce and private general aviation and work closely with the Federal Aviation Administration and the Florida Department of Transportation.   Created by an act of the Florida legislature in 1969, we are located in the western Florida panhandle 56 miles north of Panama City and are in the central time zone.

We have 37 enclosed and shade hangars, a limited maintenance and repairs availability and flight instruction.  A skydiving school is based on the field and is active most weekends during good weather.

TCAA Size and Boundaries:
The airport consists of 304 acres aligned generally north and south with runway 01-19 bisecting the property and the terminal, services, and hangars being on the west-side of the property.  (Click on the photo for more detail.)

Services Provided:
We are a public airport with self-serve (24x7) 100 LL and Jet A fuel.  Fuel assistance using one of our small tanker trucks can be scheduled ahead using the phone number below. 

We have a terminal building (open 24x7) with conference room, a public lounge and break room with water, soft drinks and light snacks, restrooms (with shower), and an airport manager office (manned Monday through Friday during normal business hours). Hangar leases are available up to King Air/Citation size. 


CTAF/Unicom: 122.8   Automated weather (AWOS):  119.825 (850) 547-1431  

Cairns TRACON Approach & Departure: 133.75  (334) 255-8402


Tri-County Airport Authority

PO Box 756, Bonifay, FL 32425
1983 Tri-County Airport Road, Bonifay, FL 32425

Mark Wilson, Airport Manager (850) 547-6519