Long Island MacArthur Airport Reviews
Long Island MacArthur Airport Reviews
Long Island MacArthur Airport (formerly Islip Airport) (IATA: ISP, ICAO: KISP, FAA LID: ISP) is a public airport on Long Island, in Ronkonkoma, Town of Islip, Suffolk County, New York. It is about two miles (3 km) south of Lake Ronkonkoma and shuttles connect the airport to the Ronkonkoma railroad station. Long Island MacArthur Airport (LIMA) covers 1,311 acres (531 ha) and has four runways and two helipads.
Located between Montauk Point 67 miles (108 km) to the east and Manhattan 44 miles (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.
During 2007, the Long Island MacArthur Airport served more than 2.3 million commercial passengers. In 2007 the airport had 182,142 aircraft operations, an average of 499 per day; 80 percent general aviation; 15 percent scheduled commercial; five percent air taxi and about one percent military. 243 aircraft are based at the airport: 63% single-engine; 10% multi-engine; 19% jet aircraft; seven percent helicopters; and less than one percent military. The Town-owned Foreign Trade Zone is next to Long Island MacArthur Airport property.
The Town owns and operates the Long Island MacArthur Airport, which serves about two million commercial passengers a year, as well as general aviation.
ATMs / Cash Machines – Information not available
Car Rentals – A-Car • Enterprise • Budget • Avis. Location: Baggage Claim area.
Currency Exchange – Information not available
Food / Dining – At the time of this update there were no 24 hour food and beverage concessions available in the airport.
Information Desk – Information not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – not available
Mother’s Room – The airport offers a private room for mothers to tend to their babies. Location: Airside, East Checkpoint, Veteran’s Concourse, across from Starbucks.
Showers – not available
Internet: Free WiFi is availble at the Long Island airport for subscribers of Cablevision’s Optimum Online, TimeWarner Road Runner, Comcast Infinity and Bright House Internet. If you are not a subscriber, you will need to pay for the WiFi. The rate is $4.99 for a one hour session.
The airport is open 24 hours. However, the security checkpoint is open from 4:30am until the last flight departure.
Long Island MacArthur Airport Map
Long Island MacArthur Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for MacArthur_Airport||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|19.08.2017||21–24||0 mm||24 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||4 m/s|
|20.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||23 °C||Light breeze from West||3 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||21 °C||Gentle breeze from West-northwest||4 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||25 °C||Light breeze from West-northwest||3 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||26 °C||Light breeze from West-northwest||2 m/s|
|21.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||21 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||19 °C||Light breeze from West-northwest||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||27 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||4 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||25 °C||Gentle breeze from South-southwest||5 m/s|
|22.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||23 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||5 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||22 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||4 m/s|
|14–20||0 mm||27 °C||Moderate breeze from South-southwest||6 m/s|
|20–02||0 mm||25 °C||Fresh breeze from South-southwest||8 m/s|
|23.08.2017||02–08||0 mm||24 °C||Fresh breeze from Southwest||8 m/s|
|08–14||7 mm||25 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||5 m/s|
|14–20||0 mm||25 °C||Light breeze from West||2 m/s|
|20–02||0 mm||23 °C||Light breeze from West-northwest||2 m/s|
|24.08.2017||02–08||0 mm||20 °C||Light breeze from North||2 m/s|
|08–14||0 mm||20 °C||Light breeze from North||2 m/s|
|14–20||0 mm||24 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||4 m/s|
|20–02||0 mm||21 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||3 m/s|