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Bowman Field Airport

Louisville, KY


Phone: (502) 363-8533
www.flylouisville.com/bowman-field/fast-facts
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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:545 ft (166.1 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:Parking, Hangar, Tiedown
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.75  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.39  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.35  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.39  (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 good 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, 82 ft Right of center, 46 ft high, 265 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
+8 Ft 6 Inch Fence 956 Ft From Dsplcd Thld; Road 992 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld Apch Ratio 24:1 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 28:1 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, 50 ft high, 410 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
+9 Ft Fence 392 Ft From Dsplcd Thld Apch Ratio 12:1 to Dsplcd Thld
33518.8ft. MSL
328° mag
324° 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 17:1 to Dsplcd Thr Rwy 33 VASI Out of Service Indefinitely

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Bowman Eagles
    Louisville, KY
    502-417-5640
    Bowman Field Flying Club, Inc.
      LOUISVILLE, KY
      502-426-4500
      Cardinal Wings Aviation
      • Rentals
      • Flight Training
      Louisville, KY
      502-452-2115
      Central American Airways
      • Maintenance
      • $6.38
      • $5.53
      On field: SW
      38.224224-85.667589
      UNICOM: 122.95
      502-458-3211
      ElevenX Club
        LOUISVILLE, KY
        502-794-2157
        Flight Club 502, Inc.
          LOUISVILLE, KY
          502-931-4557
          Louisville Aviation
          • Rentals
          • Sales
          • Flight Training
          On field: CTR
          38.227839-85.659016
          502-905-8747
          Louisville Executive Aviation
          • $6.35
          • $5.75
          • $5.39
          • $5.39
          • Sales
          On field: NE
          38.228281-85.658951
          ARINC: 129.85502-292-4800
          LPC
            LOUISVILLE, KY
            38.226443-85.658877
            Thoroughbred Flying Club
              LOUISVILLE, KY
              38.226602-85.660338
              502-744-5871
              Wings Flying Club
                Louisville, KY
                38.228152-85.657139
                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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                Activities: Intensive Flight Training
                Operations: Helicopter
                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-WX-BRIEF
                NOTAM Facility:LOU
                Approach/Departure Control FacilitySDF
                Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
                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:135
                Multi Engine:28
                Jets:0
                Helicopters:1
                Gliders:
                Ultralights:

                Airport Activity

                GA Local:39,721
                GA Itinerant:37,645
                Commercial:
                Air Taxi:5,461
                Military:913

                (12-month period ending on 8/25/2016)

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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) 363-8533 (Office)