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KY8 Hancock County Airport-Ron Lewis Field
Lewisport, Kentucky, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 11 OCTOBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: KY8
Lat/Long: 37-57-11.5000N / 086-51-25.8000W
37-57.191667N / 086-51.430000W
37.9531944 / -86.8571667
(estimated)
Elevation: 411.5 ft. / 125.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03W (2010)
From city: 3 miles NE of LEWISPORT, KY
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 42351

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/2007
Control tower: no
ARTCC: INDIANAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LOUISVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LOU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0900-1800
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 05/23; MIRL RWY 5/23 - CTAF. PAPI RWY 05/23 OPR CONS.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 119.775 (270-295-3565)
EVANSVILLE APPROACH: 124.025
EVANSVILLE DEPARTURE: 124.025
WX AWOS-3PT at HNB (18 nm N): 118.250 (812-683-4003)
WX AWOS-3PT at OWB (20 nm SW): 119.025 (270-683-3228)
  • 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
OWBr053/19.3OWENSBORO VOR/DME108.6004W
MYSr278/(29.2)MYSTIC VOR108.2001W
CCTr030/39.3CENTRAL CITY VORTAC109.8001W

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL AVBL 24/7 WITH CC.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 4000 x 75 ft. / 1219 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 40.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 37-56.948822N37-57.434620N
Longitude: 086-51.710750W086-51.148273W
Elevation: 409.3 ft.411.4 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 046 magnetic, 043 true226 magnetic, 223 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 9 ft. road, 468 ft. from runway, 29:1 slope to clear31 ft. tree, 1491 ft. from runway, 440 ft. right of centerline, 41:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: HANCOCK COUNTY AIRPORT BOARD
500 AIRPORT ROAD
LEWISPORT, KY 42351
Phone 270-295-4100
Manager: WILFORD VOYLES
500 AIRPORT ROAD
LEWISPORT, KY 42351
Phone 270-922-0934

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 21
Single engine airplanes: 19
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 28/day *
49% local general aviation
44% transient general aviation
7% air taxi
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 08 November 2016

Additional Remarks

ADDITIONAL CONTACTS DON WIMMER 270-929-5633, JESSE EMMICK 270-922-0003, JIM FALLIN 270-314-6819

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
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download (200KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 23   download (241KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply **CHANGED**   download (255KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KTEL - Perry County Municipal Airport (9 nm NE)
KHNB - Huntingburg Airport (18 nm N)
KOWB - Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport (20 nm SW)
KJQD - Ohio County Airport (30 nm S)
KEVV - Evansville Regional Airport (32 nm W)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KY8 (Hancock County Airport-Ron Lewis Field)
Photo by Donn Wimmer
Photo taken 02-Jan-2008

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Oct-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3411:34
Sunrise07:0112:01
Sunset18:0423:04
Evening civil twilight18:3123:31

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Oct-2018 01:09:13
Local (UTC-5)  19-Oct-2018 20:09:13
 
METAR
KKY8 200055Z AUTO 23008KT 3SM BR SCT011 BKN027 OVC031 11/11 A3006 RMK A01 P0006
KHNB 
18nm N 
200105Z AUTO 24012KT 3SM RA BR BKN009 BKN012 OVC023 09/09 A3006 RMK AO2 CIG 007V011 P0002
TAF
KHNB 
18nm N 
191720Z 1918/2018 22008KT P6SM BKN150 FM192100 23009KT P6SM -SHRA OVC080 TEMPO 2000/2002 5SM -SHRA BR BKN013 OVC025 FM200200 23009KT 5SM BR OVC008 FM201300 28009KT P6SM BKN013 FM201500 29014G24KT P6SM SCT040
KOWB 
20nm SW 
192040Z 1921/2018 24007KT P6SM SCT060 OVC090 TEMPO 1923/2003 4SM -SHRA BR SCT015 OVC030 FM200300 25010KT 5SM BR OVC015 FM200700 26007KT P6SM OVC015 FM201300 29008KT P6SM SCT015 BKN025 FM201700 30011G18KT P6SM SCT025 BKN250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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Eagle Flight Academy, LLC 270-295-4100
270-922-0934
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...

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