News Media


Thank you for your interest in Long Island MacArthur Airport. All inquiries, including requests for interviews and questions about filming at LIMA should be made to the Town of Islip's Director, Office of Communications and Media Relations, Caroline Smith, at (631) 224-5485 ext. 1648. In the event of an after hours request, media can call Ms. Smith directly at (631) 459-1114. When leaving a message, please provide your name, name of news organization, return phone number, and nature of the request. Calls will be returned ASAP.

News Media Photography/Videotape

Long Island MacArthur Airport makes every effort to accommodate the needs of the working press, but reserves the right to restrict access to specific areas when necessary. For access to all areas of LIMA controlled by the airport administration, members of the press must contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. directly. Access to runways, taxiways and secure areas is prohibited at all times. Videotaping and photographing in any part of the airport for commercial purposes requires the approval of Airport Operations. Members of the press must carry a valid press pass from Suffolk County, Nassau County, or New York City, unless an exception has been arranged.