KENTUCKY: Airport Data & Links


KSDF Louisville International Airport – Standiford Field
(1,200 acres) Louisville, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KLOU] 5 NE ; [KJVY] 11 N ; [KFTK] 19 SW ;
[KBRY] 24 SE ;
(ave. distance: 15 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 18
(1 single-prop, 17 jets)


Operations & ATC:
(ave. 407 ops/day )
24hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 41
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 15% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 20% from the peak year (1994).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $15,157,846 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #97: $1,940,914 for “Acquire Safety Equipment and/or Fencing, Conduct Environmental Study, Rehabilitate Taxiway Lighting”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $102 per operation.

6-4-2014

KCVG Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
(7,000 acres) Covington, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KLUK] 12 E ; [I67] 14 N ; [KHAO] 20 N ;
[I69] 21 E ;
(ave. distance: 17 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 8
(3 single-props, 4 multi-props)
(1 jet)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 385 ops/day … with 3,906,826 enplanements in 2012)
24hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 77
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 72% from the peak year (2004).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $12,102,713 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #82: $9,060,984 for “Rehabilitate Taxiway”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $86 per operation.

6-4-2014

KLOU Bowman Field
(426 acres) Louisville, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KSDF] 5 SW ; [KJVY] 9 NW ; [KFTK] 24 SW ;
[KBRY] 26 S ;
(ave. distance: 16 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 193
(159 single-props, 33 multi-props)
(1 helicopter)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 203 ops/day (47% local) … with 1,651,037 enplanements in 2012)
15hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 13
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 20% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 51% from the peak year (1998).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $255,172 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #22: $970,687 for “Rehabilitate Taxiway”

6-4-2014

KLEX Blue Grass Airport
(911 acres) Lexington, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[27K] 14 NE ; [KFFT] 17 NW ; [I39] 28 SE ;
[KDVK] 29 S ;
(ave. distance: 22 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 110
(68 single-props, 24 multi-props)
(15 jets, 3 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 178 ops/day … with 539,492 enplanements in 2012)
24hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 24
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 17% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 45% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $3,275,502 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #64: $1,500,600 for “Acquire Snow Removal Equipment, Construct Runway 09/27, Environmental Mitigation, Rehabilitate Terminal Building”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $50 per operation.

6-4-2014

KBWG Bowling Green – Warren County Regional Airport
(566 acres) Bowling Green, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[4M7] 21 SW ; [1M5] 22 S ; [KGLW] 23 E ;
[3M7] 32 SE ;
(ave. distance: 25 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 54
(47 single-props, 4 multi-props)
(3 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 172 ops/day (52% local) No tower)

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $141,382 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #26: $183,553 for “Acquire Snow Removal Equipment, Wildlife Hazard Assessments”

6-4-2014

KFFT Capital City Airport
(375 acres) Frankfort, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KLEX] 17 SE ; [27K] 22 E ; [KBRY] 36 SW ;
[KLOU] 36 W ;
(ave. distance: 28 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 79
(55 single-props, 10 multi-props)
(11 helicopters, 3 military aircraft )
Operations & ATC:
(est. 107 ops/day No tower)

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $894,140 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #15: $1,245,096 for “Conduct Miscellaneous Study [Phase I (Obstruction Study)], Rehabilitate Apron”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $23 per operation.

6-4-2014

KOWB Owensboro-Daviess County Airport
(826 acres) Owensboro, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KY8] 20 NE ; [KJQD] 23 SE ; [KEHR] 25 W ;
[KEVV] 25 NW ;
(ave. distance: 23 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 46
(33 single-props, 4 multi-props, 1 gliders & ultralights)
(8 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 101 ops/day (49% local) … with 16,193 enplanements in 2012)
16hr Contract tower
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 45% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 60% from the peak year (1999).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $1,362,946 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #48: $992,225 for “Improve Terminal Building [Phase 2], Install Guidance Signs”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $37 per operation.

6-4-2014

KPAH Barkley Regional Airport
(1,018 acres) Paducah, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[M25] 20 SE ; [KCIR] 21 W ; [KCEY] 31 SE ;
[KCHQ] 31 SW ;
(ave. distance: 26 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 40
(29 single-props, 6 multi-props)
(5 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 88 ops/day … with 19,903 enplanements in 2012)
17hr Contract tower
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 22% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 31% from the peak year (1992).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $1,090,108 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #43: $104,661 for “Rehabilitate Runway 14/32”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $34 per operation.

6-4-2014

I93 Breckinridge County Airport
(87 acres) Hardinsburg, KY

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KTEL] 18 NW ; [KY8] 22 NW ; [KFTK] 23 E ;
[KEKX] 25 E ;
(ave. distance: 22 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 9
(6 single-props, 3 multi-props)

Operations & ATC:
(est. 4 ops/day (46% local) No tower)

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $965,147 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #8: $3,208,428 for “Rehabilitate Runway 09/27 [Design Phase 2 and Construction]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $742 per operation.

6-4-2014

Other Selected Kentucky Airports…

Town CODE Airport Name Acreage Based Acft OPS/day
Mount Sterling KIOB Mount Sterling-Montgomery County Airport 53 ac 72 89
Henderson KEHR Henderson City-County Airport 80 ac 43 81
Madisonville 2I0 Madisonville Municipal Airport 215 ac 18 52
Georgetown 27K Georgetown Scott County Airport-Marshall Field 285 ac 82 48
Cadiz 1M9 Lake Barkley State Park Airport 200 ac 0 38
Elizabethtown KEKX Addington Field Airport 210 ac 52 32
Williamsburg KBYL Williamsburg-Whitley County Airport 500 ac 4 28
Pikeville KPBX Pike County Airport-Hatcher Field 46 ac 21 25
Sturgis KTWT Sturgis Municipal Airport 1,307 ac 11 24
Greenville M21 Muhlenberg County Airport 92 ac 23 24
Hartford KJQD Ohio County Airport 201 ac 3 22
Fulton 1M7 Fulton Airport 85 ac 11 19
Ashland KDWU Ashland Regional Airport 170 ac 39 19
Springfield 6I2 Lebanon-Springfield Airport 118 ac 11 16
West Liberty 9I3 West Liberty Airport 40 ac 14 11