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Bowman Field

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)
Approaches:VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:06/24, 15/33
Longest paved runway: 4358 ft
Fees:Tiedown
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.49  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.99  (self serve service)
100LL$ 7.09  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.96  (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-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
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
147° mag
143° 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
327° mag
323° true
0.6% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
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
502-451-6451
Bowman Eagles, Inc.
  • Flight Training
Louisville, KY
502-417-5640
Central American Airways
  • Maintenance
  • $7.14
  • $5.96
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.95
502-458-3211
Countrywide Flyers
    On field: SE
    38.226298-85.660488
    888-256-4799
    GlobalAir.com
      On field: E
      38.227473-85.660690
      888-236-4309
      Louisville Aviation
      • Rentals
      • Sales
      • Flight Training
      On field: E
      38.228362-85.656441
      502-905-8747
      Louisville Executive Aviation, LLC
      • Maintenance
      • $7.09
      • $6.49
      • $5.99
      • $5.99
      • Rentals
      • Sales
      • Flight Training
      On field: E
      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
        SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY
        38.224022-85.666537
        502-264-1303
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        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:159
        Multi Engine:33
        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

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