Report: Cleveland Browns Owner A Frequent Flier

The Wall Street Journal tracked who flies the most out of Hamptons airports.

The Wall Street Journal reports as part of their Jet Tracker database exactly who is flying in and out of Hamptons airports and how often they are by-passing highway traffic.

The Journal has tracked all private jet flights nationally since 2007. The results for the Hamptons searches show hundreds of different companies, some owned and used privately and others available for charter, making frequent trips to and Westhampton Beach's Gabreski Airport.

The most frequent flier is Cleveland Browns Transportation, owned by the NFL team of the same name. Owner Randy Lerner, who keeps a large estate and owns a restaurant in Amagansett, has made 390 trips in four years, according to The Journal. He often flys from LaGuardia Airport in Queens or Teterboro in New Jersey.

Musician Jimmy Buffet's corporate jet has made over 80 trips to South Fork airports, while a jet owned by the made over 30 trips. Eli Zabar owns the .

Other frequent fliers include financial firms and large manufacturers.

You can read the full article and check out the database here.

T. James Matthews June 28, 2011 at 02:53 PM
Now maybe someone will do the same thing for helicopter passengers. There are many more of them and they have made themselves the unwelcome auditory guests in bedrooms, livingrooms, back yards, beaches, and nature preserves all over eastern East Hampton. I'd like to be able to thank them in person.


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