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)

Members can add and update frequencies.

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 2016/02/09 00:53:

KBRO 090053Z 02003KT 10SM CLR 14/03 A3034

Forecast (TAF) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Retrieved 2016/02/08 00:51:

TAF KBRO 082340Z 0900/0924 03008KT P6SM BKN250 
     FM090300 VRB03KT P6SM SCT250 
     FM091400 29005KT P6SM SKC

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 02/016: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 02/016 BRO RWY 36 VASI OUT OF SERVICE 1602091930-1602092230
CREATED: 08 Feb 2016 21:15:00 
SOURCE: KABQYFYA
NOTAM 02/015: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 02/015 BRO RWY 18 PAPI OUT OF SERVICE 1602091430-1602091800
CREATED: 08 Feb 2016 21:13:00 
SOURCE: KABQYFYA
NOTAM 02/012: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 02/012 BRO APRON SOUTH GENERAL AVIATION RAMP S 265FT OF FBO CLSD 1602101500-1602162300
CREATED: 08 Feb 2016 14:48:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 02/011: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 02/011 BRO TWY B SOUTH OF TWY D CLSD 1602101500-1602161800
CREATED: 08 Feb 2016 14:48:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 02/010: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 02/010 BRO RWY 13 MANDATORY HOLD SIGN FOR RWY 18/36 NOT LGTD 1602071119-1602122100
CREATED: 07 Feb 2016 11:19:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 01/042: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/042 BRO RWY 13 RTHL OUT OF SERVICE 1601281513-1602251800EST
CREATED: 28 Jan 2016 15:13:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 11/005: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 11/005 BRO NAV VORTAC OUT OF SERVICE 1511091259-1604181800EST
CREATED: 09 Nov 2015 12:59:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 09/039: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 09/039 BRO NAV TACAN AZM RADIALS 350-001 BEYOND 11NM UNUSABLE 1509281847-PERM
CREATED: 28 Sep 2015 18:47:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 09/029: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 09/029 BRO NAV VORTAC RADIALS 330-350 BEYOND 32NM SFC-2900FT UNUSABLE 1509212013-PERM
CREATED: 21 Sep 2015 20:13:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 09/026: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 09/026 BRO SVC EN ROUTE FLT ADVISORY SERVICE NOT AVBL 1509241000-PERM
CREATED: 21 Sep 2015 10:06:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 12/034: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 12/034 BRO RWY 17/35 CHANGED TO RWY 18/36 1412132158-PERM
CREATED: 13 Dec 2014 22:22:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 5/1510: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/1510 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
VOR OR TACAN-A, AMDT 1B...
VOR/DME RNAV OR GPS RWY 35, AMDT 3A...
DISREGARD NOTE: WHEN VGSI INOP CIRCLING RWY 17 NA AT NIGHT.
NOTE: NIGHT LANDING RWY 17 NA.
1512281850-1608081850EST
CREATED: 28 Dec 2015 18:50:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 5/1509: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/1509 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
RNAV (GPS) RWY 17, ORIG-A...
DISREGARD NOTE: WHEN VGSI INOP, STRAIGHT-IN/CIRCLING RWY 17
PROCEDURE NA AT NIGHT.
DISREGARD NOTE: VISIBILITY REDUCTION BY HELICOPTERS NA.
NOTE: NIGHT LANDING RWY 17 NA.
NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT AUTHORIZED.
1512281850-1608081850EST
CREATED: 28 Dec 2015 18:50:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 5/9438: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/9438 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
LOC BC RWY 31L, AMDT 11E...
DME REQUIRED EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED WITH SUITABLE RNAV SYSTEM
WITH GPS.
RADAR REQUIRED FOR PROCEDURE ENTRY EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED
WITH SUITABLE RNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS,
BRO VORTAC OUT OF SERVICE. 1511302010-1605282010EST
CREATED: 30 Nov 2015 20:10:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 5/9437: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/9437 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
VOR/DME RNAV OR GPS RWY 35, AMDT 3A...
VOR/DME RNAV PORTION NA,
BRO VORTAC OUT OF SERVICE. 1511302010-1605282010EST
CREATED: 30 Nov 2015 20:10:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 5/8452: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/8452 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
RNAV (GPS) RWY 13, AMDT 2A...
LPV DA NA.
1509301601-1603281601EST
CREATED: 30 Sep 2015 16:01:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX