Bishop Airport (KBIH) Pilot Information

703 Airport Road

Bishop, CA 93514

Steve Loven

Airport Manager

760-872-2971

sloven@inyocounty.us

Airfield and Communications

Airfield and Communications

See current Airport/Facility Directory for complete information

Field Elevation: 4,118  CTAF/UNICOM:  123.0 Mhz / (760) 872-2971

Runway 12/30 (7,498 X 100)  ASOS:  119.025 Mhz / (760) 872-2658

Runway 17/35 (5,600 X 100)  VOR/DME:  109.6 Mhz, Ch 33 (BIH)

Runway 8/26 (5,566 X 100)  FLIGHT SERVICE:  Riverside 122.6 Mhz (RCO)

Calm Wind Runway: 30  APCH/DEP:  Oakland Center 125.75/284.65

Left Traffic All Runways  LDA/DME:  109.1 Mhz I-BIH Ch 28, Rwy 16

DOD Contract Fuel Available

Airport Services & Amenities

Airport Services & Amenities

Unicom Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (except selected holidays) (760) 872-2971

  • Jet-A and 100LL fuel (24-hr self serve)
  • Pilot Lounge w/Internet & Wi-Fi
  • Aviation Oil & Prist
  • Snacks & Beverages
  • Tie-Downs ($10.00/night transient)
  • Air Conditioned Passenger Lounge
  • Outdoor seating with ramp/runway/mountain viewsAuto & RV Parking
  • Emergency After Hours Service (760) 937-4017
  • THAI THAI Cafe - Open Tues - Sat

Other Services

  • Auto Rental
  • Local Shuttle Service
  • Light Aircraft Repairs
  • Air Ambulance
  • Aircraft Rental
  • Charter & Sightseeing Flights

FUEL DISCOUNTS:

KBIH offers discounts for quantity purchases of Jet A Fuel

  • $.10/gal discount with purchase of 751-1499 gal of Jet A
  • $.20/gal discount with purchase of 1500-2249 gal of Jet A
  • $.30/gal discount with purchase of 2250-2999 gal of Jet A
  • $.40/gal discount with purchase of 3000 gal or more of Jet A
  • All discounted purchases must be from fuel truck.
  • Prices include all taxes. Prices not guaranteed.
  • DOD Contract Fuel Available

Bishop Airport
703 Airport Road
Bishop, CA 93514

PHONE: (760) 872-2971 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
AFTER HOURS: (760) 937-4017
FAX: (760) 873-8490
E-MAIL: sloven@inyocounty.us

 

 

Pilot Advisories

KBIH experiences high temperatures and density altitudes in the warmer months and occasional high winds year round.
Mountain wave conditions and turbulence are frequent in the Owens Valley and surrounding mountain ranges.
Pilots are advised to check weather conditions frequently and carefully consider aircraft loading and performance.

High winds over the crest of the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the West are common.

NOTICE: Information presented on this web site is not intended for navigation or flight planning purposes.

Photography credit

All photography by Ken Babione unless otherwise indicated.