Supervisor Carpenter Discusses MacArthur Airport’s Progress with Congressman King

 

Islip, NY – Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter met today with Congressman Peter King at Long Island MacArthur Airport to discuss the progress that has been made at the airport, as well as plans for the future. The most significant sign of progress is the recent agreement that was reached with National Airlines, who will begin direct flights to Puerto Rico in June. Congressman King was also impressed by the airport’s security measures that protect MacArthur’s travelers and the Islip community.

“I was thrilled to demonstrate the progress that has been made here at Long Island MacArthur Airport to Congressman King. The airport is a unique asset that we want to see reach its full potential,” said Supervisor Angie Carpenter.

“The agreement with National Airlines to have direct flights to Puerto Rico is a tribute to Angie Carpenter's strong leadership and her commitment to fully enhancing Long Island - MacArthur Airport,” said Congressman King.

Pictured (l-r): Acting Airport Commissioner Robert Schneider; Supervisor Angie Carpenter; Congressman Peter King.