Bowbells Municipal
Bowbells, North Dakota

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 10/15/2015 - 12/10/2015

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:5B4
Lat/Lng: 48.8097494444, -102.245445
48-48-35.0980N, 102-14-43.6020W
Elevation: 1955 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 11E, (1985), [7E (2015)]
Sectional: BILLINGS
From City: 1nm N of Bowbells


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 04/1969
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Grand Forks FSS (GFK)
NOTAMs and Weather: GFK NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 3
Total: 3

Annual Operations

For year ending: 05/01/2015
AirTaxi: 10
Local GA (< 20 miles): 100
Non-local GA: 150
Total: 260


Owner: City of Bowbells
P.O. Box 125
Bowbells, Nd 58721
Manager: Wayne Jacobson
Add'L Contact, Bruce Anderson 701-377-2984.
Po Box 173
Bowbells, Nd 58721


Runways: 08/26

Runway 08/26

Length: 2900 feet
Width: 200 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Non-Standard LIRL; Green Threshold Lights. Lights out of Service Indefinitely.
End 08 End 26
Runway Markings: Runway 08/26 Marked with Dalgt Boundary 3 Ft Metal Markers.  
Displaced Threshold Distance:   460'
Displaced Threshold Marked only with Dalgt Boundary 3' Metal Markers.
Elevation at End: 1955.0' MSL 1950.0' MSL
Objects: Road Rr
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 3:1
19:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 10' AGL 29' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
200' Right of centerline
100' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Runway Ireg & Soft When Wet with Water Ponding Possible.
Ireg Snow Removal; Cfm Runway Condition Prior to Use; Call (701) 339-1574 or 701-377-2731.
Taxiway Soft When Wet with 1 Inch Drainage Swale.
+20 Ft Trees Located 160 Ft L of Centerline at Runway 26 Starting at Threshold Inward by 400 Ft Parallel to Runway.
Trees Penetrate Trsn Surface.
Metal Fence Row Penetrates Rsa.

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