R. L. Jones, Jr. Airport
Richard L. Jones, Jr. Airport (RVS) serves as the reliever airport for Tulsa International. RVS, a 700-acre facility, is located in southwest Tulsa and is home to 350 employees, generating an economic output of $36.5 million to the Tulsa area.
Aircraft operations (takeoffs / landings) totaled 202,421 in 2011, making RVS the busiest airport in the state and fifth-busiest general aviation airport in the nation. Six flight schools along with nearly 500 based aircraft contribute to this high level of operations.
Two full-service FBO’s operate at RVS:
- Christiansen Aviation - Christiansen Jet Center is South Tulsa’s Premier FBO. Serving Jones Riverside since 1972. Christiansen provides flight training, maintenance, aircraft leasing, aircraft sales and a full-service FBO.
- Riverside Jet Center - Riverside Jet Center is a full-service FBO, providing a wide range of services for all types of aircraft, from small private aircraft to large business jets.
Flight schools located at RVS:
- Christiansen Aviation
- Destinations EFC
- Riverside Flight Center
- Riverside Jet Center
- Robertson Aviation
- Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology
- Tulsa Community College Professional Pilot School
Please visit JRAA’s website for information about upcoming events.