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Owensboro-Daviess County Airport

Owensboro, KY


Phone: 270-685-4179
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2000
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-2200
Elevation:407 ft (124.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SW of Owensboro
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:06/24, 18/36
Longest paved runway: 8000 ft
Fees:No data
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.69  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.55  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.99  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:5000 x 100ft. / 1524.0 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
06405.1ft. MSL
56° mag
52° true
0.0% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Gradient 0.04% Up SW 5 Ft Crops 180 Ft From Ry End 120 Ft Left
24403.1ft. MSL
236° mag
232° true
0.0% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:8000 x 150ft. / 2438.4 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:concrete, concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18407.3ft. MSL
182° mag
178° true
0.1% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Gradient 0.12% Down S
36397.2ft. MSL
2° mag
358° true
0.1% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS Gradient 0.12% Up N 3 Ft Crop at Ry End 100 Ft Left & Right

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
MidAmerica Jet
  • Maintenance
  • $6.55
  • $5.92
  • Sales
On field: SE
37.737259-87.163746
ARINC: 129.05270-926-6700
Modern Jet Center
  • $5.69
  • $4.99
On field: NE
37.746823-87.161123
UNICOM: 122.95
270-685-1871
Precision Engine
  • Maintenance
Owensboro, KY
270-684-1083
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine, Shuttle Bus, Public
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N37 44.3301' / W87 10.0097'
Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
Mag Var:04W (2015)
ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
FSS:Louisville (LOU)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:OWB
Approach/Departure Control FacilityEVV
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1207 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1407 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 4 clicks in 4 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 18/36, MIRL Ry 6/24, MALSR Ry 36, REILs Ry 06/24 & Ry 18, PAPI Rys 6 & 24, VASI Ry 18, PAPI Ry 36, Twy & Windcone Lgts - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:38
Multi Engine:1
Jets:7
Helicopters:0
Gliders:
Ultralights:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,286
GA Itinerant:8,589
Commercial:238
Air Taxi:2,353
Military:1,568

(12-month period ending on 3/31/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Owensboro City & Daviess CountyBob Whitmer
2200 Airport Road2200 Airport Road
Owensboro, KY 42303Owensboro, KY 42303
270-685-4179 (Office) 270-685-4179 (Office)