Columbus - Columbus Municipal Airport (BAK)
Tower 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM Eastern Time
All times shown here are Local Time - NOTE: Columbus is on Eastern time for Standard and Daylight Savings
Location: 3 mi N of city.
Coordinates: N39-15.72; W085-53.78
Mag var: 4°W.
Navaids: SHB-112.0 193° 22.5; BA-410 228° 5.1
Fuel: Phillips 100LL and Jet A
Pattern altitudes: 1700 MSL light aircraft; 2200 MSL heavy aircraft
Runways: 14-32 5,000 x 100, asphalt; lights PCL ; 5-23 6,401 x 150, asphalt; lights PCL
Lights: 10 pm to 6:30 am, 118.6 (3 clicks in 5 sec, low intensity; 5 clicks in 5 sec, med intensity; 7 clicks in 5 sec, high intensity); beacon.
Fees: No landing fees. Parking and tie down fees apply only to overnight customers. Limited hangar space available (fee based on size of aircraft). Forklift and freight handling available (fee based on load).
Approaches: ILS NDB, GPS RNAV.
FSS: Dayton (FSS locations are changing) 122.1R, 112.OT. (SHB VOR)
Communication Frequencies: TWR 118.6 (6:30 am to 10 pm); GND 121.6; CLNC DEL 121.6; UNICOM 122.95; CTAF 118.6
Chart: St Louis Sectional L21
Transportation: Busses (call city for service times)
Taxis: Express Limo 812-344-0404, City Taxi 812-314-2227
Rental Cars: Rhoades Air Center 812-372-1819; Enterprise 812-375-1198; National 812-372-6284; Budget 812-376-7228
Restaurants: "Blackerby's Hangar 5" in Airport Terminal Building 378.4010 6:30 AM to 2:00 PM, 7 days.
Days Inn 812-376-9951; Holiday Inn, 812-372-1541; Comfort Inn and Suites, 812-376-3051; Super 8, 812-372-8828.
Local attractions: Atterbury Bakalar Air Museum 1/8 mi; Numerous outstanding architectural landmarks; Historic downtown Columbus; Otter Creek Golf Course; Timbergate Golf Course
Notes: Helicopter ops, military ops