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

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 08 NOVEMBER 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 -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving 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: 0800-1700
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 JET-A+
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, 270-570-1976.

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 8 November 2018 at 0901Z to 6 December 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   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 14-Nov-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0012:00
Sunrise06:2812:28
Sunset16:3622:36
Evening civil twilight17:0423:04

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  15-Nov-2018 01:16:02
Local (UTC-6)  14-Nov-2018 19:16:02
 
METAR
KKY8 150055Z AUTO 04010KT 5SM HZ SCT034 OVC060 M00/M02 A3028 RMK A01 P0005
KHNB 
18nm N 
150056Z AUTO 03011KT 9SM -SN BKN065 OVC080 M01/M04 A3029 RMK AO2 UPB01E09SNE01B09 SLP262 P0002 T10111039 FZRANO
TAF
KHNB 
18nm N 
141724Z 1418/1518 05010KT P6SM OVC200 FM150000 06011KT 6SM -SNPL BR OVC060 TEMPO 1502/1504 3SM BR OVC015 FM150400 05011KT 2SM FZRAPL BR OVC020 FM150600 06012KT 2SM -SNPL BR OVC015 FM151200 11006KT 4SM -SNRA BR OVC006
KOWB 
20nm SW 
141741Z 1418/1518 05009KT P6SM SCT050 OVC200 FM150000 05010KT 4SM -SN OVC035 FM150300 05011KT 2SM -PLRA OVC015 FM150600 06011KT 3SM PL VCSH OVC015 FM150800 07008KT 3SM PL OVC008 FM151200 09006KT 4SM -RA OVC003 FM151500 VRB04KT P6SM OVC008
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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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