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KOWB Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport
Owensboro, Kentucky, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 11 OCTOBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: OWB
Lat/Long: 37-44-19.8030N / 087-10-00.5828W
37-44.330050N / 087-10.009713W
37.7388342 / -87.1668286
(estimated)
Elevation: 407.3 ft. / 124.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 04W (2015)
From city: 3 miles SW of OWENSBORO, KY
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 42301

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1949
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: INDIANAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LOUISVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: OWB (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0600-2000
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: 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, PAPI RY 18/36, TWY & WINDCONE LGTS - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index B
Airline operations: PPR 24 HRS FOR UNSKED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 270-685-4179.
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF: 120.7
UNICOM: 122.95
WX AWOS-3PT: 119.025 (270-683-3228)
OWENSBORO GROUND: 121.7 [0600-2200]
OWENSBORO TOWER: 120.7 251.15 [0600-2200]
EVANSVILLE APPROACH: 124.025
EVANSVILLE DEPARTURE: 124.025
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
VFR ADZY: 120.7 251.15
WX AWOS-3 at KY8 (20 nm NE): 119.775 (270-295-3565)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY INDIANAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 128.3/284.65 (EVANSVILLE RCAG) WHEN EVANSVILLE APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
OWB at fieldOWENSBORO VOR/DME108.6004W
CCTr013/21.9CENTRAL CITY VORTAC109.8001W
PXVr109/30.4POCKET CITY VORTAC113.3003E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
HIGUY002/6.234104WOW --- .--

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 8000 x 150 ft. / 2438 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 37 /R/C/W/T
Single wheel: 75.0
Double wheel: 150.0
Double tandem: 200.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
Gradient: GRADIENT 0.12% UP N.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 37-44.934935N37-43.617907N
Longitude: 087-10.065968W087-10.000030W
Elevation: 407.3 ft.397.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.1% DOWN0.1% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 182 magnetic, 178 true002 magnetic, 358 true
Declared distances: TORA:8000 TODA:8000 ASDA:8000 LDA:8000TORA:8000 TODA:8000 ASDA:8000 LDA:8000
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/concrete, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 17 /R/C/W/T
Single wheel: 40.0
Double wheel: 40.0
Double tandem: 40.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: GRADIENT 0.04% UP SW.
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 37-44.162123N37-44.669633N
Longitude: 087-10.381122W087-09.563812W
Elevation: 405.1 ft.403.1 ft.
Gradient: UP0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 056 magnetic, 052 true236 magnetic, 232 true
Declared distances: TORA:5000 TODA:5000 ASDA:5000 LDA:5000TORA:5000 TODA:5000 ASDA:5000 LDA:5000
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: OWENSBORO CITY & DAVIESS COUNTY
2200 AIRPORT ROAD
OWENSBORO, KY 42303
Phone 270-685-4179
Manager: BOB WHITMER
2200 AIRPORT ROAD
OWENSBORO, KY 42303
Phone 270-685-4179

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 49
Single engine airplanes: 35
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Jet airplanes: 7
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 55/day *
46% transient general aviation
29% local general aviation
13% air taxi
10% military
1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 30 April 2018

Additional Remarks

COYOTES ON & INVOF ALL RYS & TWYS.
LARGE FLOCKS OF BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
CROPS ADJACENT TO ALL RUNWAYS AND ALL RUNWAY ENDS.
RUNWAY 6-24 NOT AVAILABLE FOR AIR CARRIER USE.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 11 October 2018 at 0901Z to 8 November 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 36   download (371KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 06   download (294KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (305KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 24   download (282KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (268KB)
VOR RWY 06   download (304KB)
VOR RWY 18   download (275KB)
VOR RWY 36   download (331KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (51KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (237KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KY8 - Hancock County Airport-Ron Lewis Field (20 nm NE)
KJQD - Ohio County Airport (23 nm SE)
KEVV - Evansville Regional Airport (25 nm NW)
KEHR - Henderson City-County Airport (25 nm W)
2I0 - Madisonville Regional Airport (25 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-Oct-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3611:36
Sunrise07:0312:03
Sunset18:0423:04
Evening civil twilight18:3123:31

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Oct-2018 08:19:54
Local (UTC-5)  20-Oct-2018 03:19:54
 
METAR
KOWB 200756Z AUTO 27006KT 10SM OVC007 11/11 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP187 T01110106
KKY8 
20nm NE 
200755Z AUTO 24008KT 10SM OVC007 11/11 A3003 RMK A01
KI19 
20nm N 
200755Z AUTO 26009KT 10SM OVC007 10/09 A2992 RMK AO2 T00980089
TAF
KOWB 200540Z 2006/2106 26008KT P6SM OVC007 FM201200 28008KT P6SM BKN008 FM201400 29011G17KT P6SM SKC FM201800 31017G28KT P6SM SKC FM210100 35012KT P6SM SKC
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
MidAmerica Jet 270-926-6700
toll-free 1-888-737-7741
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft ground handling, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, GPU / Power cart, Aircraft maintenance, Avionics sales and service, ...

More info about MidAmerica Jet
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $5.69 $5.30 
 Updated 10-Oct-2018
 
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Modern Transportation Company 270-685-1871
no information available

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100LL Jet A
PS --- $4.49 
SS $4.75 --- 
 Updated 18-Oct-2018
 
   1 read write
FS=Full service
PS=Pump service
SS=Self service
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Moonlight Bar-be-que Restaurant no information available

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3 miles  
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