Located in the Grand Prairie Region of Arkansas, the airport is situated on a 2,560 acre site in southeastern Paririe County. (Known for its agricultural industries, the Grand Prairie Region's best known agricultural product is rice.) Located in adjoining Arkansas County, the City of Stuttgart owns and operates the airport.
The airport is located 7.2 miles north of the City of Stuttgart along State Highway 11. Two U.S. Highways, Highways 79 and 165, converge at Stuttgart. Highway 79 connects Stuttgart with Memphis, Tennessee to the northeast and Pine Bluff, Arkansas to the southwest. U.S. Highway 165 connects Stuttgart with the state's capitol city, Little Rock, 50 miles to the northwest.