[KFOK]

KFOK Francis Gabreski Airport (1,451 acres) Westhampton Beach, NY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [87N] 8 E ; [KHWV] 11 W ; [KHTO] 19 E ; [KISP] 21 W ;(ave. distance: 15 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 144 (103 single-props, 16 multi-props, … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2015Q3]

The following table presents a chronology for the third quarter of 2015, showing all known ‘fatal’ U.S. civil aviation accidents, as well as a few selected non-fatal accidents and incidents. Data shows date (weekends are underlined), location, number of fatalities, … Continue reading

[KHWV]

KHWV Brookhaven Airport (795 acres) Shirley, NY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KISP] 11 W ; [KFOK] 11 E ; [87N] 18 E ; [KBDR] 24 NW ;(ave. distance: 16 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 255 (231 single-props, 13 multi-props, 7 gliders … Continue reading

[KISP]

KISP Long Island MacArthur Airport (1,311 acres) Ronkonkoma, NY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KHWV] 11 E ; [KFRG] 15 W ; [KFOK] 21 E ; [KBDR] 22 N ;(ave. distance: 17 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 233 (135 single-props, 16 multi-props) … Continue reading

[KHTO]

8-25–2015 KHTO EAST HAMPTON AIRPORT (570 acres) EAST HAMPTON, NY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [87N] 12 SW ; [KMTP] 17 NE ; [KFOK] 19 W ; [0B8] 20 NE ;(ave. distance: 17 nm) Total Based Aircraft:97 (82 single-props, 6 multi-props) … Continue reading

[3C8]

In 1954, the U.S. Navy developed an airport near the east end of Long Island. It included a 10,000′ x 200′ runway, and a 7,000′ x 200′ runway, on 6,000 acres. Grumman Aerospace Corporation used the facility for the flight … Continue reading