Long Island Airport Facts
Long Island MacArthur Airport is a public airport on Long Island, in Ronkonkoma, Town of Islip, Suffolk County, New York. It is about 3 km south of Lake Ronkonkoma and shuttles connect the airport to the Ronkonkoma railroad station. Long Island MacArthur Airport covers 31 ha and has four runways and two helipads. The Town owns and operates the airport, which serves about two million commercial passengers a year, as well as general aviation.
Entrance sign to the airport.
Located between Montauk Point 108 km to the east and Manhattan 71 km to the west, MacArthur Airport serves the three million residents of Nassau and Suffolk counties and travelers who want an alternative to the congestion at JFK and LaGuardia airports – both in Queens.