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 137,623 in 2013, making RVS the busiest airport in the state and one of the top 100 busiest airports 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
- Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology
- Tulsa Community College Professional Pilot School
Please visit JRAA’s website for information about upcoming events.