For Immediate Release

Release No. ASW 08-01
June 21, 2001
Contact: John Clabes, Roland Herwig
Phone: (405) 954-7500

TULSA — The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced temporary local air traffic management procedures will be put in place during the U.S. Open golf tournament at Southern Hills Golf and Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma this week.

The golf tournament site is under Class D airspace surrounding the Richard Lloyd Jones (Riverside) Airport. New procedures are effective June 14–18. Pilots are advised to contact Riverside Tower, (918) 298-5960, or Tulsa Approach Control, (918) 831-6700, for details of the new flight procedures.