Around the Island
Explore local lodging, dining and entertainment options.
DKX offers many different fuel options.
Fuel prices change frequently and can be found on AirNav.com.
Access airfield information, NOTAMS, pertinent procedures and more.
Around the Island
Located in the heart of downtown Knoxville, Downtown Island Airport (DKX) provides visitors with direct access to a variety of natural, cultural and entertainment opportunities. DKX is your connection to fun and adventure.
Facilities & Services
DKX offers a variety of aircraft maintenance services, performed by well-trained experts who specialize in serving Part 91 and Part 135 aircraft. From annual inspections to minor repairs, Xpress Maintenance is available to meet your maintenance needs.
Want to fly?
The most asked question at any general aviation airport is: “How do I become a pilot?” For some, learning to fly can be a lifelong dream or a bucket list item. And for others, it can be a chosen career path. If you are interested in learning to fly, no matter the reason, DXK has the tools and schools to help you get started.
Hangars & Parking Options
In order to accommodate a variety of aircraft and storage needs, DKX offers multiple hangars and parking options, including t-hangars, shade ports, community hangars and tie-down spaces.
Due to the high demand for hangar space at DKX, the wait time for rental space could be extensive. Staff will provide an annual update to those who are on the wait list.
DKX has more than 40 t-hangars that offer enclosed hangar space.
- Rental Fees:
- $365 per month (small)
- $390 per month (large)
- Availability: Currently on waitlist
Hangar Waiting List
“Can't say enough good things about this nice airport and the FBO. …From fueling to parking to arranging a nice rental car, everything was perfect. Thank you! And the proximity to beautiful downtown Knoxville is the icing on the cake.
– Martin, Beechcraft Bonanza
“Great place. Very helpful. Reasonable price for my Citabria in the hangar. Even cleaned the windshield. Convenient airport thanks for being helpful.”
– Leo, American Champion Citabria
“Staff friendly and cookies! …Check NOTAMS to be aware of occasional TFR around UT stadium that covers KDKX. Uber was fast and ride to hotel near West Town Mall/Kingston Pike about $16. Will be back!”
– Cindy, Cessna 182 Skylane