English English

Russell County Industrial Development Authority logo

Russell County Airport

The Russell County Airport is 2.5 miles from the Lake Cumberland Regional Industrial Complex Site 1, 2.9 miles from downtown Jamestown, and 3.9 miles from Downtown Russell Springs. The runway is 5010 x 78 ft. asphalt, tie-downs, and 24-hour fuel (self-service with credit card). Hanger and repair facilities are available to private aircraft.

Other nearby airports include: Wayne County Airport (15 nm SE), Taylor County Airport (23 nm NW), Lake Cumberland Regional Airport (23 nm E), Tompkinsville-Monroe County Airport (31 nm SW)



Airport Manager
Chris Maynard

Phone: 270 858-1390 (Office)
628 C Smith Road
Russell Springs, KY 42629

Russell County Airport Board Chairman
John Stivers

Airnav link:

Aopa link: 


Commercial Airlines Services

  • Blue Grass Airport in Lexington, Kentucky (85 miles by road)
  • Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport, Louisville, Kentucky (111 miles by road)
  • Nashville International Airport, Nashville, Tennessee (140 miles by road)


Russell County Airport runway

(270) 858-1390 (Office)
Slide backgroundSlide thumbnail

One of Kentucky's First Gigabit Communities with Advanced Broadband Connectivity


Slide thumbnail

Centrally Located to the Eastern United States and within a day’s drive of two-thirds of the population.


Slide background

Community-Owned Water Plant Capacity of 7.5 Million Fresh Gallons/Day, 3.6 Million Wastewater/Day