Francis S Gabreski (FOK) Airport
Francis S Gabreski FOK Airport Overview
Francis S. Gabreski Airport FOK is a general aviation airport located on 1,453 acres in the village of Westhampton on eastern Long Island, N.Y. Owned and operated by the County of Suffolk, the Airport has 3 Runways including one 9,000 feet long - among Long Island's longest.The Airport is utilized by private aviation, corporate businesses, and air taxi services. Two fixed based operators (FBO's), Malloy Air East, (631 288-5410/Fax 631 288-5411) and SheltAir (631 288-9866/Fax 631 288-5453) provide aviation services to the airport users.
Directions to the Airport: (a) from I-495, the Long Island Expresway, and take exit 70 to Mannorville, follow signs to Sunrise (Hwy 27) on Hwy 27 continue on to Southport, take exit South to next light & follow signs to Terminal Building.
Gabreski Airport is also home to the 106th Rescue Wing of the Air National Guard. With long range flying capabilities, the 106th operates over-water search and rescue missions, from the Azores to the Bahamas. The unit also assists in disaster relief and other state emergencies. The 106th Rescue Wing, New York Air National Guard, is the parent organization of the Oldest Air National Guard unit in the Country, the 102nd Rescue Squadron tracing its roots back to the 1st Aero Squadron which was formed in 1908 in New York.
The Airport is home to the Hampton Business and Technology Park. The Park will promote economic growth for the local community by coordinated and creative development of the site, suitable for multiple uses. The collaborative vision of the Town and County for the APDD site is that it will be developed as a corporate center with emphasis on high-technology, homeland security, and communications industries.
Sheldon Way & Cook St
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
- Website for Francis S Gabreski: http://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/Departments/EconomicDevelopmentandPlanning/FrancisSGabreskiAirport.aspx
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: (631) 288 1654
Francis S Gabreski FOK Airport Update History
- FOK Airports - Oct 27, 2013
- FOK Airport Intro - Oct 10, 2013