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 2014/08/02 03:53:

KBRO 020353Z 11005KT 10SM FEW021 28/26 A2995

Forecast (TAF) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Retrieved 2014/08/01 00:48:

TAF KBRO 012341Z 0200/0224 12010KT P6SM SCT030 BKN250 
     FM020600 14003KT P6SM SCT020 
      TEMPO 0208/0212 BKN020 
     FM021200 17005KT P6SM BKN025 
     FM021600 18006KT P6SM VCTS BKN035CB 
     FM022000 11006KT P6SM SCT040 BKN200

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 08/001: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 08/001 BRO SVC PCL RWY 13R ALS OUT OF SERVICE EXC HIGH INTST 1408010220-1408021800EST
CREATED: 01 Aug 2014 02:20:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 07/036: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 07/036 BRO OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1050340) 255750.50N0973113.30W (6.2NM NW BRO) 513.8FT (489.8FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407310810-1408150810
CREATED: 31 Jul 2014 08:11:00 
SOURCE: BRO
NOTAM 07/035: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 07/035 BRO APRON GENERAL AVIATION RAMP WIP CONSTRUCTION BTN 70FT NORTH AND 120FT WEST ATC TOWER LGTD BARRICADED DLY 2300-0800 1407302300-1408060800
CREATED: 30 Jul 2014 20:34:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 07/009: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 07/009 BRO TWY B SOUTH 578FT OF TWY A CLSD 1407081404-1409302200
CREATED: 08 Jul 2014 14:05:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 4/0354: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 4/0354 BRO ODP BROWNSVILLE/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.
     1404291746-1410291746EST
CREATED: 29 Apr 2014 17:48:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
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