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General Aviation

More than 45% of aircraft operations at Tucson International Airport (TUS) come from general aviation aircraft. The airport is dedicated to serving pilots who are part of this important component.

The Tucson Airport Authority developed a 2014 TUS General Aviation Strategic Plan or you can read the Executive Summary.

  • The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) provides air traffic control tower services are operational 24/7 year-round.
  • TUS is a U.S. Port of Entry with 24-hour U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) services.
  • TUS has some “Hot Spots” that pilots should familiarize themselves with before operating.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office at Tucson International Airport (TUS) is a full-service Port of Entry.

7150 S. Tucson Blvd.
Hours: 8.a.m-8 p.m. daily (to report an aircraft arrival or for general information)
Phone (520) 799-8348, Ext. 5
Fax: (520) 799-8388

Passenger processing: Available 24/7.
Cargo processing: Available 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, except federal holidays.


See below for Fixed Based Operators at Tucson International Airport.

AirNav information for pilots about TUS is here*.
*AirNav is not affiliated with the Tucson Airport Authority or Tucson International Airport, which cannot guarantee the accuracy of its information. 


TAA has space available for lease. For information contact:

Barbara Hempel, Director of Properties
(520) 573-4819

Rules & Regulations

Tucson International Airport’s Rules and Regulations are intended to ensure the safe and efficient operations. They govern the general conduct of the public, tenants, employees, and commercial users of Tucson International Airport.

TUS Disabled Aircraft Recovery Plan
TUS Airside Driving Rules and Regulations
TUS Rules and Regulations

Minimum Standards

Tucson International Airport’s General Aviation Minimum Standards are intended to encourage, promote, and ensure the delivery of high quality general aviation products, services, and facilities and provide safety and security for all users.

TUS Minimum Standards

Fixed Base Operators

Atlantic Aviation 

1921 E. Flightline Drive
Tucson, AZ 85756
Phone: (520) 889-0593
Fax: (520) 889-3221
Hours: 24/7 daily

Bombardier Aerospace

1256 E. Aero Park Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85756
Phone: (520) 746-5100

Million Air

1840 E. Valencia Road, Building 8
Tucson, AZ 85706
Phone: (520) 445-6300
Fax: (520) 445-6350
Hours: 6 a.m.-10 p.m. daily

Premier Aviation

1951 E. Airport Drive
Tucson, AZ 85706
Phone: (520) 889-6327
Fax: (520) 889-8249
Hours: 6 a.m.-10 p.m. daily  (after hours available by request and additional fee)

Tucson Jet Center

6720 S. Plumer Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85706
Phone: (520) 746-1411
Fax: (520) 746-1257
Hours: 24/7 daily

Velocity Air

6971 S. Apron Drive
Phone: (520) 434-0440 or 1-866-267-8330
Fax: (520) 573-1805

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Tucson International Airport
7250 South Tucson Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85756
(520) 573-8100