BOWMAN FIELD
Latitude: 38-13-40.7425 N
Longitude: 85-39-49.4966 W
Elevation: 546 ft.
Variation: 4 W 2010
From city: 5 miles SE of LOUISVILLE, KY
ARTCC: ZID
Section chart: ST LOUIS
Time Zone: UTC-5(-4DT)
LOU (KLOU)
LOUISVILLE, KY
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours: 0700-2200
FSS: LOUISVILLE FSS (LOU)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
•  CTC LOUISVILLE RADIO FOR AIRPORT ADVISORY SERVICE ON 119.5 WHEN TOWER IS CLSD.
NOTAMs Facility: LOU (BOWMAN FIELD)
Attendance: 0700-2200
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RYS 06/24 & 15/33 - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100LL, A
Int'l Operations: Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
MANAGER:
STEVEN PETTY
3345 ROGER SCHUPP STREET
LOUISVILLE, KY 40205
UNITED STATES
Phone: 502-458-1475
OWNER:
REGIONAL AIRPORT AUTH
P O BOX 9129
LOUISVILLE, KY 40209-0129
UNITED STATES
Phone: 502-368-6524
General Remarks
•  STAGE 3 COMPLIANCE RQRD FOR TURBOJET ACFT; PPR FOR ALL ACFT OVER 30000 LBS GWT. CALL AMGR 502-368-6524 FOR PPR.
•  WHEN ATCT CLSD TRNG OPNS PROHIBITED.
•  NMRS OBSTNS, PRIMARLIY TREES IN ALL RY APCH SFCS.
•  FLT NOTIFICATION SERVICE(ADCUS) AVBL.
•  BE ALERT FOR BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT DURG DALGT HRS.
•  RY 06, +24' BLDG, 262' RT OF RY END, VIOLATES 7:1 TRANSITIONAL SFC.
•  COMPASS ROSE LOCATED AT THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING IS NOT FOR ACFT COMPASS CALIBRATION USE.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
ATIS: 118.275 MHz 24 Hours
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
BOWMAN CLERANCE DELIVERY: 118.9 MHz CD/P  
BOWMAN GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P  
BOWMAN TOWER: 119.5 MHz LCL/P VFR-ADV  
  257.625 MHz LCL/P  
LOUISVILLE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 132.075 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
  327 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME BQM BOWMAN 112.2 MHz 24 Hours 0.1 nm 160.7°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR UNUSABLE 076-066 BLO 4,000.
VOT SDF LOUISVILLE STANDIFD 111 MHz 24 Hours 4.6 nm 48.7°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  FOR USE ON GROUND ONLY.
VORTAC IIU LOUISVILLE 114.8 MHz 24 Hours 8.5 nm 331.4°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 285-093 ALL DSTCS BLO 10,000 FT.
VORTAC ABB NABB 112.4 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 21.7 nm 183.5°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 178-189 BYD 20 NM.
•  TACAN AZM & DME UNUSBL 250-290 BYD 20 NM BLO 4000 FT.
NDB GOI GODMAN 396 KHz 24 Hours 21.9 nm 42.4°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  UNMONITORED 0300-1100Z++.
VOR/DME FTK FORT KNOX 109.6 MHz 24 Hours 24.2 nm 37.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  UNMONITORED 00300-1100Z++.
VOR MYS MYSTIC 108.2 MHz 24 Hours 34.0 nm 53.7°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOR UNUSBL 036-134.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
LOU WX ASOS   502-473-0693 0.4 nm
SDF WX ASOS   502-367-1492 4.6 nm
EKX WX AWOS-3 121.025 MHz 270-763-6433 34.7 nm
FFT WX ASOS 119.275 MHz 502-227-5087 36.0 nm
6I2 WX AWOS-3 119.725 MHz 866-754-5623 40.8 nm
Runways
06/24
Dimensions: 4358 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: FAIR
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 30,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 06 Runway 24
True Alignment: 60° 240°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 38-13-31.5308 N 38-13-53.3359 N
Longitude: 85-40-10.0197 W 85-39-22.9164 W
Elevation: 544.4 ft. 530.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 34 ft. AGL 29 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.8°
Visual Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left 2-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: No Yes
Displaced Threshold: 848.2 ft. 310.0 ft.
DT Latitude: 38-13-35.7751 N 38-13-51.7853 N
DT Longitude: 85-40-0.8529 W 85-39-26.2671 W
DT Elevation: 544.7 ft. 533.9 ft.
TDZE: 545.1 ft. 545.1 ft.
TORA: 4047 ft. 3509 ft.
TODA: 4357 ft. 4357 ft.
ASDA: 4316 ft. 4165 ft.
LDA: 3469 ft. 3856 ft.

15/33
Dimensions: 3580 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 30,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 15 Runway 33
True Alignment: 143° 323°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 38-13-52.9232 N 38-13-24.4453 N
Longitude: 85-40-6.4964 W 85-39-39.8701 W
Elevation: 538.7 ft. 518.8 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 30 ft. AGL 42 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-box VASI on left 4-box VASI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: No Yes
Displaced Threshold: 206.0 ft. 341.6 ft.
DT Latitude: 38-13-51.2839 N 38-13-27.1621 N
DT Longitude: 85-40-4.964 W 85-39-42.4122 W
DT Elevation: 538.5 ft. 526.9 ft.
TDZE: 545.6 ft. 545.6 ft.
TORA: 3238 ft. 3373 ft.
TODA: 3579 ft. 3579 ft.
ASDA: 3579 ft. 3466 ft.
LDA: 3373 ft. 3125 ft.

Heliports
None