Pilot information for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

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General information for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Airport codes: BRO KBRO
Type: regional airport
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Brownsville, Texas, United States
Latitude: 25.906799 | 25 54.407959 N | N25 54 24
Longitude: -97.425903 | 97 25.554199 W | W097 25 33
Field elevation: 22 ft/7 m MSL
Magnetic variation: 5.1°E

Radio communication frequencies for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

A/D: 119.5 MHz (VALLEY APP/DEP)
ATIS: 128.55 MHz
CTAF: 118.9 MHz
GND: 121.9 MHz
RDO: 122.3 MHz (SAN ANGELO RDO)
TWR: 118.9 MHz
UNIC: 122.95 MHz (UNICOM)

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Runways at Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

13L/31R
3,000 x 75 ft (914 x 23 m) — paved — not lighted
13R/31L
7,400 x 150 ft (2,256 x 46 m) — paved — lighted
17/35
6,000 x 150 ft (1,829 x 46 m) — paved — lighted

Members can add and update runway information.

Aviation weather for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Retrieved 2014/04/24 22:53:

KBRO 242253Z 15012KT 10SM BKN024 BKN029 27/22 A2978

Forecast (TAF) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Retrieved 2014/04/24 18:30:

TAF KBRO 241724Z 2418/2518 17018G26KT P6SM SCT035 
     FM242300 14015G18KT P6SM FEW040 
     FM250300 11008KT P6SM BKN020 
     FM250800 13004KT 5SM BR OVC008 
     FM251000 11004KT 4SM BR OVC004 
     FM251400 11008KT P6SM OVC008

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Please confirm all NOTAMs at the original source! These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.

NOTAM 04/019: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 04/019 BRO AIRSPACE PYROTECHNIC DEMONSTRATION WITHIN AREA DEFINED AS 1NM RADIUS OF BRO031016.7 (9.8NM E PIL) SFC-500FT DAILY 0215-0315 1404260215-1404270315
CREATED: 24 Apr 2014 19:15:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 04/018: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 04/018 BRO OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1050340) 255750.50N0973113.30W (6.2NM NW BRO) 514FT (490FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1404240704-1405090704
CREATED: 24 Apr 2014 07:05:00 
SOURCE: BRO
NOTAM 04/012: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 04/012 BRO RWY 31L PAPI OUT OF SERVICE 1404181240-1404251800EST
CREATED: 18 Apr 2014 12:40:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 04/001: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 04/001 BRO TWY A CLSD 1404011745-1405311700
CREATED: 01 Apr 2014 17:39:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 03/020: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 03/020 BRO TWY B BTN TWY A AND APPROACH END RWY 13R CLSD 1403181129-1405311700
CREATED: 18 Mar 2014 11:30:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 03/010: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 03/010 BRO APRON GENERAL AVIATION RAMP CLSD NORTH OF TWY A 1403132224-1405312200EST
CREATED: 13 Mar 2014 22:24:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 4/7295: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 4/7295 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL,
BROWNSVILLE, TX.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 13R, AMDT 2...
     LPV DA 219.
     LNAV/VNAV DA 373.
     LNAV HAT 461 ALL CATS.
     CHART TDZE 19 DELETE THRE 17.
     CHANGE LOCAL ALTIMETER SETTING NOTE TO READ: WHEN LOCAL
     ALTIMETER SETTING NOT RECEIVED USE PORT ISABEL ALTIMETER SETTING
     AND INCREASE ALL DA 38 FT AND ALL MDA 40 FT AND LNAV/VNAV 
     VISIBILITY ALL CATS TO RVR 4100.
   THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 13R, AMDT 2A.
   1404231438-PERM
CREATED: 23 Apr 2014 14:45:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 4/7288: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 4/7288 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL,
BROWNSVILLE, TX.
   ILS OR LOC RWY 13R, AMDT 1A...
     S-ILS 13R DA 219.
     S-LOC 13R HAT 461 ALL CATS.
     CHART TDZE 19 DELETE THRE 17.
   THIS IS ILS OR LOC RWY 13R, AMDT 1B.
   1404231439-PERM
CREATED: 23 Apr 2014 14:44:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 4/7391: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 4/7391 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL,
BROWNSVILLE, TX.
   LOC BC RWY 31L, AMDT 11D...
     CHANGE THRE 20 TO TDZE 20.
   THIS IS LOC BC RWY 31L, AMDT 11E.
   1403171659-PERM
CREATED: 17 Mar 2014 17:01:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 4/7056: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 4/7056 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL,
BROWNSVILLE, TX.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 17, ORIG...
     CHANGE THRE 20 TO TDZE 20.
     THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 17, ORIG-A.
     1403142107-PERM
CREATED: 14 Mar 2014 21:08:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 3/0626: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 3/0626 BRO IAP SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
   TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES ORIG...
     TAKEOFF MINIMUMS: RWY 13L, 31R - NA.
     CHANGE ALL REFERENCE TO RWY 13-31 TO RWY 13R-31L.
     ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED.
     1310231905-1404232359EST
CREATED: 23 Oct 2013 19:08:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX