FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 6 JULY 2012

Note: Information posted within this section is accurate as of 7/26/2012; pilots should always consult the most up-to-date information as part of the planning that is required for any flight operation. Information from http://www.airnav.com/airport/KEKX and the Elizabethtown Airport Board.

Location

FAA Identifier: 

EKX

Lat/Long: 

37-41-09.6000N / 085-55-30.1000W
37-41.160000N / 085-55.501667W
37.6860000 / -85.9250278
(estimated)

Elevation: 

775 ft. / 236.2 m (surveyed)

Variation: 

03W (2005)

From city: 

4 miles W of ELIZABETHTOWN, KY

Time zone: 

UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)

Zip code: 

42701

Airport Operations

Airport use: 

Open to the public

Activation date: 

06/1982

Sectional chart: 

ST LOUIS

Control tower: 

no

ARTCC: 

INDIANAPOLIS CENTER

FSS: 

LOUISVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION

NOTAMs facility: 

LOU (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance: 

MON-FRI 0800-DUSK, ALL SAT-SUN 0900-1800

Wind indicator: 

lighted

Segmented circle: 

yes

Lights: 

MIRL RY 05/23 PRESET LOW INTST & REIL RYS 05 & 23 OPER DUSK-DAWN; TO INCR INTST MIRL RY 05/23 & ACTVT REIL RYS 05 & 23 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 05 & 23 OPER 24 HRS.

Beacon: 

white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 

122.8

WX AWOS-3: 

121.025 (270-763-6433 270-763-6433)

LOUISVILLE APPROACH: 

123.675(WEST) 132.075(EAST)

LOUISVILLE DEPARTURE: 

123.675(WEST) 132.075(EAST)

CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 

119.45

IC: 

132.075(EAST)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance

  

VOR name

  

Freq

  

Var

EWOr284/12.3

 

NEW HOPE VOR/DME

 

110.80

 

01E

FTKr171/13.5

 

FORT KNOX VOR/DME

 

109.60

 

01W

MYSr130/(19.6)

 

MYSTIC VOR

 

108.20

 

01W

IIUr212/30.0

 

LOUISVILLE VORTAC

 

114.80

 

01E

BQMr205/34.9

 

BOWMAN VOR/DME

 

112.20

 

04W

NDB name

  

Hdg/Dist

  

Freq

  

Var

  

ID

GODMAN

 

174/16.5

 

396

 

03W

 

GOI

 --. --- ..

SPRINGFIELD

 

280/32.8

 

429

 

05W

 

IKY

 .. -.- -.--

TAYLOR COUNTY

 

300/36.6

 

272

 

02W

 

TYC

 - -.-- -.-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 

100LL JET-A+

Parking: 

hangars and tiedowns

Airframe service: 

MAJOR

Powerplant service: 

MAJOR

Bottled oxygen: 

NONE

Bulk oxygen: 

NONE

Runway Information

Dimensions: 

6001 x 100 ft. / 1829 x 30 m

Surface: 

asphalt, in excellent condition

Weight bearing capacity: 

Single Wheel: 51.0
Double Wheel: 75.0
Double Tandem: 112.0

Runway edge lights: 

medium intensity

Runway edge markings: 

RY 05/23

 

RUNWAY 5

  

RUNWAY 23

Latitude: 

37-40.821000N

 

37-41.499833N

Longitude: 

085-55.954500W

 

085-55.050000W

Elevation: 

749.8 ft.

 

774.9 ft.

Gradient: 

0.4% UP

 

0.4% DOWN

Traffic pattern: 

left

 

left

Runway heading: 

050 magnetic, 047 true

 

230 magnetic, 227 true

Markings: 

precision

 

nonprecision

Visual slope indicator: 

4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)

 

4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)

Runway end identifier lights: 

yes

 

yes

Touchdown point: 

yes, no lights

 

yes, no lights

Instrument approach: 

LOC/DME

 

 

Obstructions: 

11 ft. trees, 232 ft. from runway, 203 ft. left of centerline, 3:1 slope to clear
17 FT TREES 113 FT FM RY END 250 FT LEFT.

 

none

Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: 

Publicly-owned

Owner: 

ELIZABETHTOWN AIRPORT BOARD
1828 KITTY HAWK DR
ELIZABETHTOWN, KY 42701
Phone 502-624-8672              502-624-8672      
AIR BOARD CHAIRMAN JOSEPH YATES.

Manager: 

ROGER LAWSON
1828 KITTY HAWK DRIVE, 1828 KITTY HAWK DR
ELIZABETHTOWN, KY 42701
Phone 270-737-8388              270-737-8388      
ALSO 270-769-9100              270-769-9100      .

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field:

 

54

Single engine airplanes:

 

44

Multi engine airplanes:

 

8

Helicopters:

 

2

  

  

  

 

Aircraft operations: avg 31/day *

52% 

transient general aviation

37% 

local general aviation

8% 

air taxi

2% 

military

* for 12-month period ending 20 July 2011

Additional Remarks

Deer and Birds on and invof arpt.


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 adobe reader icon.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 26 July 2012 at 0901Z and 23 August 2012 at 0900Z.


IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures

RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 **CHANGED**

  

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RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 **CHANGED**

  

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LOC RWY 05 **CHANGED**

  

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VOR-A **CHANGED**

  

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Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:
KFTK - Godman Army Airfield (13 nm N)
KBRY - Samuels Field Airport (22 nm E)
KSDF - Louisville International Airport-Standiford Field (31 nm N)
6I2 - Lebanon-Springfield Airport (33 nm E)
KLOU - Bowman Field Airport (35 nm N)