Macon County Airport has a state-of-the-art airfield and terminal facility serving the immediate area. The Macon County Airport is located in Iotla Valley in the Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina. It is approximately 3 miles from Franklin, and the nearest airport facility to the Highlands, Cashiers and Cherokee area. Operated by Macon Air, LLC providing you with full service FBO Shell Aviation Fuels – 100LL & Jet A. The Macon County Airport with accommodate any size business jet.