Thompson Field Air Guard Station Area Apartment Housing(hide military information)
The long history of the Thompson Air National Guard Station began in 1928 when it served as a small, civilian airport. In 1940, it became Jackson Army Air Base and was used during WWII as a pilot training facility. Today, it is part of the Mississippi Air National Guard and is home base to the 172d Airlift Wing. The station is located at the north end of Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport.
Thompson Air National Guard Station is located on the east side of Jackson, Mississippi. Jackson is a terrific, affordable city situated south of the Yazoo River. Jackson is the capital of Mississippi and the largest city in the state. When looking for your Thompson Air National Guard Station area apartment, look in the eastern neighborhoods and suburban communities, such as Flowood, Pearl, Fondren, Ridgeland, and Madison.