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KLOUCivil
Public Use

Bowman Field Airport

Louisville, KY


Phone: 502-458-1475
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-2200
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 15 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2200
Elevation:546 ft (166.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. SE of Louisville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:06/24, 15/33
Longest paved runway: 4358 ft
Fees:Tiedown
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.44  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.89  (self serve service)
100LL$ 7.09  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.89  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:4358 x 75ft. / 1328.3 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
06544.4ft. MSL
64° mag
60° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
848' Disp Threshold
Trees, 73 ft Right of center, 70 ft high, 357 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
+8 Ft 6 Inch Fence 956 Ft From Dsplcd Thld; Road 992 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld Apch Ratio 13:1 to Dsplcd Thld
24530.9ft. MSL
244° mag
240° true
0.3% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
310' Disp Threshold
Tree, 168 ft Left of center, 44 ft high, 922 ft from end, 16:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 23:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:3580 x 75ft. / 1091.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15538.7ft. MSL
148° mag
144° true
0.6% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
206' Disp Threshold
Tree, 140 ft Right of center, 46 ft high, 410 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
+9 Ft Fence 392 Ft From Dsplcd Thld Apch Ratio 9:1 to Dsplcd Thld
33518.8ft. MSL
328° mag
324° true
0.6% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
342' Disp Threshold
Trees, 163 ft Left of center, 75 ft high, 939 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
Nw Apch Ratio 14:1 to Dsplcd Thr

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
AirCenter 1
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
38.223766-85.664988
502-451-6451
Bowman Eagles, Inc.
  • Rentals
Louisville, KY
502-417-5640
Cardinal Wings Aviation
  • Flight Training
LOUISVILLE, KY
502-292-4820
Central American Airways
  • Maintenance
  • $7.15
  • $5.94
On field: SW
38.224224-85.667589
UNICOM: 122.95
502-458-3211
Countrywide Flyers
  • Rentals
On field: SE
38.226298-85.660488
888-256-4799
Louisville Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
38.227839-85.659016
502-905-8747
Louisville Executive Aviation
  • $7.09
  • $6.44
  • $5.89
  • $5.89
  • Sales
On field: NE
38.228281-85.658951
ARINC: 129.85502-292-4800
MACDaddy AMX
  • Maintenance
PENDLETON, KY
502-269-1422
PlainFlying
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
MOUNT EDEN, KY
38.227848-85.658040
502-759-9419
Wings Flying Club
  • Rentals
Shepherdsville, KY
38.224022-85.666537
502-264-1303
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Public
Rental Cars: 
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Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N38 13.6790' / W85 39.8249'
Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
Mag Var:04W (2010)
ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
FSS:Louisville (LOU)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:LOU
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySDF
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1546 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 2046 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
Actvt MIRL Rys 06/24 & 15/33 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:158
Multi Engine:31
Jets:0
Helicopters:1
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:34,952
GA Itinerant:34,858
Commercial:
Air Taxi:3,500
Military:936

(12-month period ending on 9/23/2013)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Regional Airport AuthoritySteven Petty
P O Box 91293345 Roger Schupp Street
Louisville, KY 40209-0129Louisville, KY 40205
502-368-6524 (Office) 502-458-1475 (Office)