MacArthur Airport to undergo major upgrades

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MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma has received a $15 million federal grant for construction of the main runway, according to Newsday.

The Federal Aviation Administration gave the money to Islip Town for the 7,000-foot runway.

The existing runway will be ripped up this fall, and be replaced with new asphalt, LED lighting, pavement markings and grooves.

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