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FOK Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: FOK / KFOK
Airport Name: Francis S. Gabreski Airport
Location: Westhampton Beach, New York, United States
GPS Coordinates: 40°50'36"N by 72°37'54"W
Area Served: Westhampton Beach, New York
Operator/Owner: County of Suffolk
Airport Type: Public / Military (ANG)
Elevation: 67 feet (20 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Francis S. Gabreski Airport (FOK):

  • Because of Francis S. Gabreski Airport's relatively low elevation of 67 feet, planes can take off or land at Francis S. Gabreski Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The Suffolk County Police Aviation Section bases a Law Enforcement and MEDEVAC helicopter at the airport.
  • The furthest airport from Francis S. Gabreski Airport (FOK) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,798 miles (18,988 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Francis S. Gabreski Airport (FOK) has 3 runways.
  • The closest airport to Francis S. Gabreski Airport (FOK) is Calverton Executive Airpark (CTO), which is located only 10 miles (16 kilometers) WNW of FOK.
  • Military operations were reintroduced in June 1970 when the 102nd Air Refueling Squadron of the 106th Air Refueling Group, New York Air National Guard, relocated to Suffolk County with their KC-97 Stratotankers after the closing of Naval Air Station Floyd Bennett Field.
  • In 1975, the designation and mission changed again to "Aerospace Rescue and Recovery", later shortened to "Air Rescue" and then simply "Rescue".
  • Suffolk County Airport operated as a civilian general aviation airport without a military unit from 1969 until 1970.
  • The airport is both a general aviation facility utilized by corporate businesses, private aviation and air taxi services, and an Air National Guard base for the 106th Rescue Wing, an Air Combat Command -gained unit of the New York Air National Guard.

Map of Nearest Airports from Francis S. Gabreski Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Francis S. Gabreski Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.72 miles (15.64 km) WNWCalverton Executive Airpark (CTO)Calverton, New York, United StatesView Calverton Executive Airpark on a map View satellite image of Calverton Executive Airpark Set CTO as destination Airport Get more information about Calverton Executive Airpark
212.39 miles (19.94 km) WBrookhaven Calabro Airport (WSH)Shirley, New York, United StatesView Brookhaven Calabro Airport on a map View satellite image of Brookhaven Calabro Airport Set WSH as destination Airport Get more information about Brookhaven Calabro Airport
321.40 miles (34.44 km) ENEEast Hampton Airport (HTO)East Hampton, New York, United StatesView East Hampton Airport on a map View satellite image of East Hampton Airport Set HTO as destination Airport Get more information about East Hampton Airport
424.73 miles (39.80 km) WLong Island MacArthur Airport (HAP)Long Island, Queensland, AustraliaView Long Island MacArthur Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Island MacArthur Airport Set HAP as destination Airport Get more information about Long Island MacArthur Airport
524.73 miles (39.80 km) WLong Island MacArthur Airport (ISP)Islip, New York, United StatesView Long Island MacArthur Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Island MacArthur Airport Set ISP as destination Airport Get more information about Long Island MacArthur Airport
631.93 miles (51.39 km) NNWTweed New Haven Airport (HVN)New Haven, Connecticut, United StatesView Tweed New Haven Airport on a map View satellite image of Tweed New Haven Airport Set HVN as destination Airport Get more information about Tweed New Haven Airport
733.95 miles (54.64 km) NWIgor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)Bridgeport, Connecticut, United StatesView Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport on a map View satellite image of Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport Set BDR as destination Airport Get more information about Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport
840.45 miles (65.09 km) ENEMontauk Airport (MTP)Montauk, New York, United StatesView Montauk Airport on a map View satellite image of Montauk Airport Set MTP as destination Airport Get more information about Montauk Airport
941.65 miles (67.03 km) WRepublic Airport (FRG)East Farmingdale, New York, United StatesView Republic Airport on a map View satellite image of Republic Airport Set FRG as destination Airport Get more information about Republic Airport
1042.09 miles (67.73 km) NEElizabeth Field (FID)Fishers Island, New York, United StatesView Elizabeth Field on a map View satellite image of Elizabeth Field Set FID as destination Airport Get more information about Elizabeth Field
1145.42 miles (73.09 km) NEGroton-New London Airport (GON)Groton, Connecticut, United StatesView Groton-New London Airport on a map View satellite image of Groton-New London Airport Set GON as destination Airport Get more information about Groton-New London Airport
1251.10 miles (82.24 km) NNWWaterbury-Oxford Airport (OXC)Oxford, Connecticut, United StatesView Waterbury-Oxford Airport on a map View satellite image of Waterbury-Oxford Airport Set OXC as destination Airport Get more information about Waterbury-Oxford Airport
1357.37 miles (92.33 km) NWDanbury Municipal Airport (DXR)Danbury, Connecticut, United StatesView Danbury Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Danbury Municipal Airport Set DXR as destination Airport Get more information about Danbury Municipal Airport
1458.22 miles (93.69 km) WNWWestchester County Airport (HPN)White Plains, New York, United StatesView Westchester County Airport on a map View satellite image of Westchester County Airport Set HPN as destination Airport Get more information about Westchester County Airport
1559.35 miles (95.51 km) ENEBlock Island State Airport (BID)Block Island, Rhode Island, United StatesView Block Island State Airport on a map View satellite image of Block Island State Airport Set BID as destination Airport Get more information about Block Island State Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Francis S. Gabreski Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Francis S. Gabreski Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,798.33 miles (18,987.52 km) SWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,776.05 miles (18,951.67 km) SWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
311,774.43 miles (18,949.06 km) SWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
411,747.80 miles (18,906.21 km) SWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,737.43 miles (18,889.51 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map View satellite image of Albany Airport Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
611,687.07 miles (18,808.47 km) SWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map View satellite image of Katanning Airport Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
711,676.55 miles (18,791.54 km) SWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
811,670.25 miles (18,781.40 km) SWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
911,658.48 miles (18,762.46 km) SWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1011,590.90 miles (18,653.70 km) SSWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1111,506.99 miles (18,518.66 km) SSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,502.49 miles (18,511.41 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map View satellite image of Esperance Airport Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport
1311,496.26 miles (18,501.39 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,465.81 miles (18,452.39 km) SSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,447.40 miles (18,422.75 km) SSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport