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 2015/01/27 17:53:

KBRO 271753Z 24006KT 10SM CLR 24/06 A3023

Forecast (TAF) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Retrieved 2015/01/27 18:30:

TAF KBRO 271723Z 2718/2818 25004KT P6SM SCT250 
     FM280200 18004KT P6SM SCT250 
      TEMPO 2809/2812 4SM BR 
     FM281200 18007KT P6SM OVC250

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 01/061: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/061 BRO RWY 17 PAPI OUT OF SERVICE 1501271753-1501301800EST
CREATED: 27 Jan 2015 17:53:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 01/060: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/060 BRO NAV VOR OUT OF SERVICE 1501271615-1502041800EST
CREATED: 27 Jan 2015 16:15:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 01/059: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/059 BRO RWY 31 PAPI OUT OF SERVICE 1501271930-1501272200
CREATED: 27 Jan 2015 15:28:00 
SOURCE: KFTWYFYA
NOTAM 01/055: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/055 BRO NAV VORTAC UNMONITORED 1501271324-1501291800EST
CREATED: 27 Jan 2015 13:24:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 01/051: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/051 BRO RWY 13R RVRT OUT OF SERVICE 1501271600-1501272130
CREATED: 26 Jan 2015 23:13:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 01/047: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/047 BRO OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1050198) 255751.20N0973110.20W (6.1NM NW BRO) 517.1FT (493.1FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1501240007-1502080007
CREATED: 24 Jan 2015 00:07:00 
SOURCE: BRO
NOTAM 01/044: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/044 BRO COM EN ROUTE FLIGHT ADVISORY SERVICE OUTLET 126.625 OUT OF SERVICE 1501222059-1501291800EST
CREATED: 22 Jan 2015 20:59:00 
SOURCE: MOCC
NOTAM 01/033: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/033 BRO RWY 13/31 SFC MARKINGS NOT STD 1501191806-1501312300
CREATED: 19 Jan 2015 18:06:00 
SOURCE: KFTWYFYA
NOTAM 01/032: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/032 BRO RWY 18/36 HOLDING POSITION SIGN FOR RWY 13/31 NOT
LGTD 1501191710-1501312300
CREATED: 19 Jan 2015 17:07:00 
SOURCE: KFTWYFYA
NOTAM 01/024: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/024 BRO OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1050340) 255750.50N0973113.30W (6.2NM NW BRO) 513.8FT (489.8FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1501151118-1501301118
CREATED: 15 Jan 2015 11:18:00 
SOURCE: BRO
NOTAM 01/017: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 01/017 BRO TWY B HOLDING POSITION SIGN FOR RWY 13/31 MISSING 1501132234-1502282300
CREATED: 13 Jan 2015 22:34:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 12/080: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 12/080 BRO TWY F CLSD 1412311754-1501311800
CREATED: 31 Dec 2014 17:54:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 12/078: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 12/078 BRO RWY 31 HOLDING POSITION SIGNS FOR RWY 18/36 MISSING
1412311248-1501311800
CREATED: 31 Dec 2014 12:54:00 
SOURCE: KABQYFYA
NOTAM 12/046: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 12/046 BRO RWY 13R/31L CHANGED TO RWY 13/31 1412181100-PERM
CREATED: 17 Dec 2014 23:58:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 12/036: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 12/036 BRO TWY B BTN TWY A AND 800FT SOUTH OF TWY A CLSD
1412151305-1501312300
CREATED: 15 Dec 2014 13:05:00 
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 5/7019: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/7019 BRO IAP BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
INTL, BROWNSVILLE, TX.
VOR OR TACAN-A, AMDT 1B...
ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NA. BRO VORTAC UNMONITORED.
1501271340-1502031340EST
CREATED: 27 Jan 2015 13:40:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 5/6257: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/6257 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.
1501231356-1507221356EST
CREATED: 23 Jan 2015 13:56:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
NOTAM 5/6256: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!FDC 5/6256 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.
1501231356-1507221356EST
CREATED: 23 Jan 2015 13:56:00 
SOURCE: KDZZNAXX