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Data Effective: 08/15/2019 - 09/12/2019
BRO (KBRO)
BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL
BROWNSVILLE , TX - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 25-54-22.1 N / 97-25-33.6 W
Elevation 22.4 FT
Variation 3 E 2020
From city 4 miles E of BROWNSVILLE, TX
ARTCC ZHU
Section chart BROWNSVILLE
Time Zone UTC-6(-5DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 0600-0000
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS SAN ANGELO FSS (SJT)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility BRO (BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INTL)
    Attendance Continuous
    FOR ACFT SVC CALL 956-542-9111/5852/0245.
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle Yes
    Lights SEE RMK
    DUSK-DAWN. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RY 13 - CTAF.
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee Yes
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I B
    WHEN ATCT CLSD REQ ARFF ASSISTANCE THRU HOUSTON ARTCC OR SAN ANGELO AFSS. PPR 24 HRS FOR UNSKED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 956-542-4373.
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
     Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: 118.9 MHz  
    ATIS: 128.55 MHz 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    BROWNSVILLE EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
      243 MHz EMERG  
    BROWNSVILLE GROUND: 121.9 MHz GND/P  
    BROWNSVILLE TOWER: 118.9 MHz LCL/P  
      239.3 MHz LCL/P  
    CORPUS APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 119.5 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
      257.6 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    BRO WX ASOS 128.55 MHz 956-546-4540 0.3 nm
    PIL WX ASOS 118.525 MHz 956-233-5740 16.1 nm
    SPL WX AWOS-3PT 118.375 MHz 956-761-9800 17.5 nm
    • AWOS ASSOCIATED WITH SOUTH PADRE ISLAND HELIPORT (XA83).
    HRL WX ASOS 124.85 MHz 956-428-7297 22.8 nm
    TXW WX AWOS-3 118.575 MHz 956-447-0502 33.8 nm
    RUNWAY 13/31
    Dimensions 7399 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 170,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 240,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 13

    True Alignment 135°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 25-54-46.1607 N
    Longitude 97-25-52.6923 W
    Elevation 17.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 19.2 ft.
    TORA 7399 ft.
    TODA 7399 ft.
    ASDA 7399 ft.
    LDA 7399 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 31

    True Alignment 315°
    Traffic Pattern  
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 25-53-53.9785 N
    Longitude 97-24-55.8013 W
    Elevation 20 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 68 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 20.2 ft.
    TORA 7399 ft.
    TODA 7399 ft.
    ASDA 7399 ft.
    LDA 7399 ft.
    RUNWAY 18/36
    Dimensions 6000 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 144,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 150,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 18

    True Alignment 182°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 25-54-54.2675 N
    Longitude 97-25-43.8601 W
    Elevation 19.7 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold 189.2 ft.
    DT Latitude 25-54-52.3949 N
    DT Longitude 97-25-43.9358 W
    DT Elevation 19.5 ft.
    TDZE 19.5 ft.
    TORA 6000 ft.
    TODA 6000 ft.
    ASDA 6000 ft.
    LDA 5810 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 36

    True Alignment
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 25-53-54.881 N
    Longitude 97-25-46.3179 W
    Elevation 22.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 22.4 ft.
    TORA 5532 ft.
    TODA 5532 ft.
    ASDA 5532 ft.
    LDA 5532 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 08/15/19 to 0901Z 09/12/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for BRO

    Land and Hold-Short Operations (LAHSO)

    LAHSO
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    CITY OF BROWNSVILLE
    BOX 911
    BROWNSVILLE, TX 78520
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 956-542-4373

    MANAGER

    BRYANT WALKER
    DIRECTOR OF AVIATION.
    700 AMELIA EARHART
    BROWNSVILLE, TX 78521-5721
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 956-542-4373
    REMARKS
    • FLIGHT NOTIFICATION SERVICE (ADCUS) AVAILABLE.
    • RIGHT TFC WHEN ATCT CLSD FOR RYS 13 & 31 ONLY.
    • TWO LGTD OIL DERRICKS LCTD APRXLY 5 NM NE AT OR BLO 500 FT AGL.
    • BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    • FOR CD WHEN ATCT IS CLSD CTC CRP APCH AT 361-299-4230.
    • TWY A EAST OF RWY 13-31 CLSD INDEF.
    • TWY E NORTH OF TWY D CLSD INDEF.
    • TWY J LIMITED TO ACFT 12,500 POUNDS OR LESS.
    • TWY J CLSD BETWEEN RWY 13-31 AND TWY H INDEF.
    • TWY J NORTHEAST OF ACFT HGR CLSD INDEF.