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Columbus Municipal

Columbus, IN
Phone: 812-376-2519
www.bakalar.org
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
On Call Other Times 812-372-1819; (Rhoades Air Center).Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2000
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0630-2200
Elevation:656 ft (199.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. N of Columbus
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:ILS, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 6401 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.97  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.13  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:6401 x 150ft. / 1951.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05650.3ft. MSL
48° mag
45° true
0.1% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 94 ft Right of center, 74 ft high, 3,040 ft from end, 38:1 clearance slope
23656.0ft. MSL
228° mag
225° true
0.1% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
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Runway 14/32

Dimensions:5001 x 100ft. / 1524.3 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14654.0ft. MSL
138° mag
135° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Crops, ft Both-Sides of center, 10 ft high, 300 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
32651.3ft. MSL
318° mag
315° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 306 ft Left of center, 41 ft high, 1,591 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Club in Formation - (KBAK)
    COLUMBUS, IN
    812-378-5913
    Rhoades Air Center, Inc.
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    • $5.97
    • $5.13
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: S
    39.255585-85.897036
    UNICOM: 122.95
    812-372-1819
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: 
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Public

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N39 15.7150' / W85 53.7800'
    Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
    Mag Var:03W (1995)
    ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
    FSS:Terre Haute (HUF)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:BAK
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityIND
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1450 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 2156 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 05/23, MIRL Ry 14/32, MALSR Ry 23, REIL Ry 05 & PAPI Rys 5, 23, 14 & 32 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:51
    Multi Engine:5
    Jets:4
    Helicopters:1
    Gliders:1
    Ultralights:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:9,091
    GA Itinerant:25,710
    Commercial:347
    Air Taxi:1,805
    Military:3,411

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
    Gregory WoodCity of ColumbusBrian Payne
    4770 Ray Boll Blvd4770 Ray Boll Blvd
    Columbus, IN 47203Columbus, IN 47203
    812-376-2519 (Office) 812-376-2519 (Office)
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