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

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Aviation weather for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

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

Retrieved 2014/09/02 17:53:

KBRO 021753Z 08013G20KT 10SM FEW030 BKN042 BKN050 32/24 A2987

Forecast (TAF) for Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport

Retrieved 2014/09/02 18:27:

TAF KBRO 021722Z 0218/0318 11014KT P6SM VCSH FEW030 
     FM030000 13016KT P6SM OVC050 
      TEMPO 0300/0303 P6SM -SHRA OVC050 
     FM030300 11010KT P6SM OVC050 
      TEMPO 0303/0306 P6SM -SHRA OVC050 
     FM030600 14009KT P6SM OVC100 PROB30 0306/0309 P6SM -SHRA OVC100 
     FM030900 13010KT P6SM OVC050 PROB30 0309/0312 P6SM -SHRA OVC050 
     FM031200 12009KT P6SM OVC050 PROB30 0312/0315 P6SM TS BKN050CB 
     FM031500 13018KT P6SM OVC050 PROB30 0315/0318 P6SM TS BKN050CB

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 08/022: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 08/022 BRO TWY H HOLDING POSITION SIGN FOR RWY 17/35 NOT LGTD 1408290148-1409052200
CREATED: 29 Aug 2014 01:48:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 08/019: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 08/019 BRO OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1050340) 255750.50N0973113.30W
(6.2NM NW BRO) 513.8FT (489.8FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE
1408280616-1409120616
CREATED: 28 Aug 2014 06:16:00 
SOURCE: BRO
NOTAM 08/015: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 08/015 BRO TWY H HOLDING POSITION SIGN FOR RWY 17/35 NOT LGTD 1408211024-1408262200EST
CREATED: 21 Aug 2014 10:24:00 
SOURCE: KSJTYFYX
NOTAM 08/007: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (KBRO)
!BRO 08/007 BRO TWY B CLSD 578FT SOUTH OF TWY A 1408101839-1409302200
CREATED: 10 Aug 2014 18:39:00 
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