Himsel Army Air Field

Camp Atterbury provides the opportunity for aviation units to schedule aviation assets for forward area operations.  The Airfield Operations Office is staffed seven days a week M-F 0800L-2300L, S-S 0800L-1600L and other times as mission requires. If a mission requires 24 hour operations a 72 hour advanced notification must be requested. The staff is here to provide knowledge of local operations and procedures,  customer service, and airspace de-confliction.

Camp Atterbury also provides areas for realistic flight training under VFR (Visual Flight Rules), night and night systems. Included are terrain flight areas, confined areas, and unit supported FARPs (Forward Arming & Refueling Point).

See important detail information on special use airspace.

Airfield Reservation

Camp Atterbury provides the opportunity for aviation units to schedule aviation assets for forward area operations.

  • Admin and Operational Office Space
  • Runway and Parking Ramp
  • Control Tower
  • Hanger (LAMS-A)
  • Classroom
  • Aviation Combined Arms Tactical Trainer (AVCATT) Simulator

Amenities

  • Planning Facilities
  • Aircrew Lounge
  • Aircraft Support Equipment
  • Aviation Procedures Guide
  • Himsel Airfield Diagram

Contact

Himsel Army Airfield (KHBE)

Department of Defense (DoD): Visual Flight Rules (VFR) supplement as “HIMSEL AAF”

Prior Permission Request (PPR) Required For Arrivals

Contact Himsel Tower or Range Control on 126.2 VHF

Runway is approximately 36/18 4220’ x 72’ and Field Elevation 709’ Mean Sea Level

May require approach over impact area. (Ranges must be in check-fire)

 

AIRFIELD OPERATIONS OFFICE HOURS:

  • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Other times as mission requires*
  • Fuel available with 24 hour's notice

*We require 72 hours advance notice if your mission requires 24-hour operations.