Going Places Just Got Easier.

Spinks Airport, opened in 1988, is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth and is home to a unique combination of corporate, general aviation and recreational pilots. Located 13 miles south of downtown Fort Worth, the airport features land ready on development and offers easy, quick access to I35W, bypassing DFW Class B airspace.

Land Here, Flexible Options.

A paved 6,002-foot runway coupled with a 3,660-foot turf runway provides flexible options suitable for small props, small, medium and long-range jets as well as regional aircraft. Only minutes from downtown Fort Worth, Burleson, Arlington and Mansfield, Spinks Airport is a control-towered field with many facilities to include:

  • Airport perimeter is fenced, gated and monitored
  • FAA air traffic control tower, full runway and taxiway lighting, ILS, localizer and RNAV approaches in place to ensure accessibility even under adverse weather conditions
  • A full-service FBO
  • Car rental services
  • Aircraft rental
  • Multiple fuel locations
    (26,600 gallon capacity)
  • Multiple maintenance facilities
  • Three flight schools
  • An aircraft paint shop
  • Helicopter services
  • Charter services

Tenant Directory

Flight Schools

Fly with Robert LLC 817-781-9737
Huffman Aviation 817-551-9484
Spinks Flight Center 817-295-8477


Air Center Helicopter 817-624-6300
B&S Aircraft Service 817-774-7803
BK Aviation 817-293-4182
CAM - Certified Aircraft Maintenance 817-551-1530
Helicopter Express 817-551-9484

Other Businesses

Civil Air Patrol 682-554-0153
Richard Wooten Interior Services 817-829-4647



Joe Hammond, A.A.E., Assistant Aviation System Director

Joe Hammond began his professional aviation career with the Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority (Centennial Airport) where he spent time in both the Operations and Planning and Development divisions.

Hammond is an accredited airport executive, a member of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) and a private pilot.

In 2012, Hammond joined the City of Fort Worth Aviation Department as an Airport Operations Officer at City of Fort Worth Meacham International Airport, before being promoted to Airport Supervisor at Meacham International Airport in 2016. Hammond was promoted to Assistant Director of Aviation in 2019.