To report lost baggage to the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport in Jackson, Mississippi, passengers must contact the airline on which they lost their baggage. For items lost at a security checkpoint in the airport, passengers should call the Transportation Security Administration in Jackson.
The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport states on its website that if a customer loses baggage while traveling with Delta Airlines, he should visit the baggage office located on the lower level of the main terminal building, which handles lost and found inquiries. All other airlines in this airport deal with mishandled luggage at their ticket counters.
The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport is located 6 miles east of Jackson, Mississippi, and flies commercial, private and military aviation. The airport offers nonstop service to six cities daily via four airlines: Delta, US Airways, American Airways and United.
The airport opened in 1963 and was named after Medgar Evers, a civil rights activist and field secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. In March 2011, this airport was ranked the eighth-best airport in the world by the Airports Council International and was the only airport in the United States to be included on the list. The Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport has two runways and covers 3,381 acres.