The USGA Golf Open is planned for the week of June 11-17, 2018. The event will take place at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton but Gabreski Airport will be affected by an increase in aircraft operations and vehicle parking. Check NOTAMS for airfield updates during this time period.
Aircraft owners and pilots should plan accordingly and contact the FBO (SheltAir) in advance to arrange for parking, rental cars, fuel, catering, and any other special requirements.
International Flights can be accommodated by US Customs and Boarder Patrol with advance notice by contacting 718-487-2691.
Remember to Fly Neighborly - Voluntary Noise Abatement Procedures are in effect all year around. Procedures are defined for Helicopters, Jet Aircraft, and Single and Multi-Engine Propeller Aircraft (See noise abatement section of this site). Make best effort to and avoid flying over populated areas to reduce noise and help our neighbors on the ground!
Fly safely and enjoy the season!