Morehead – Rowan County
Clyde  A. Thomas Regional Airport
(KSYM) (Old M97)

The Morehead-Rowan County Airport Board is a member of the Morehead Chamber of Commerce

Opening in 2007, we’re Kentucky’s newest public airport serving the needs of local, state, and national air traffic including business jets with:

  • A 5500 ft. runway;
  • Modern office facilities with visitor and pilot lounges, and conference room;
  • Full service and 24 hour self-serve 100LL and Jet A fuel
  • AWOS 3
  • 24 T-Hangars (12 new in September, 2014!)
  • 10 tie-down spots
  • Courtesy car

Managed by Mike and Tracey Potter of Midwest Aircraft Services, the FBO is open 7 days a week providing:

  • Aircraft maintenance
  • Flight instruction (private, instrument, commercial)
  • Aircraft rental
  • Other assistance as needed

Airport Hours

Monday – Friday:

March – November:                    8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

December – February:                8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Weekends Year round:

Saturday:                                  10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday:                                    11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Phone: 606-780-0085

After Hours: 606-776-0999


1800 Rodney Hitch Blvd (formerly Kissick Road)

Morehead KY 40351

Click here for map.

Driving Directions:

From I-64, turn on exit 133 (4 miles west of Morehead exit 137) and then turn north onto KY 801. After 1.7 miles, turn left on to Rodney Hitch Blvd and continue for approximately two miles to the airport. 

Note: Many online map services provide an incorrect location for the airport.

Visitor Parking

Two parking lots are available close to the Terminal Building and Community Hangar for visitor, general public and T-Hangar tenant  parking.  Entrance into the Terminial Building area can be gained at the rear south gate of the Terminal Building.


The Airport Board’s FBO lives on the premises.   The airport property is accessible by vehicle during regular day-light hours.  After hours, access can be gained by calling the FBO.  Please visit the FBO site on the web site.

Proud Members of:

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