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Airport Information
FAA Identifier:  BRO
Lat/Long:  25-54-24.6000N / 097-25-33.1000W
25-54.410000N / 097-25.551667W
25.9068333 / -97.4258611 (estimated)
Elevation: 22 ft. / 6.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 07E (1985)
From city:  4 miles E of BROWNSVILLE, TX
Zip code:  78521
Airport Operations
Airport use: Open to the public
Sectional chart: BROWNSVILLE
Control tower: Yes
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: SAN ANGELO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [1-800-WX-BRIEF]
NOTAMs facility:  BRO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
FOR ACFT SVC CALL 956-542-9111/5852/0245.
Wind indicator:  lighted
Segmented circle:  Yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RY 13R - CTAF.
Beacon:  white-green (lighted land airport)
Fire and rescue:  ARFF index B
Airline operations: 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.
International operations:  international airport of entry
Airport Communications
CTAF:  118.9
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS:  128.55
WX ASOS:  PHONE: 956-546-4540
BROWNSVILLE GROUND:  121.9 [0600-0000]
BROWNSVILLE TOWER:  118.9 239.3 [0600-0000]
VALLEY APPROACH: 119.5
VALLEY DEPARTURE:  119.5
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
WX ASOS at PIL (16 nm N):  118.525 (956-233-5740)
Nearby radio navigation aids
VOR radial/distance VOR name Freq Var
BROr240/2.9 BROWNSVILLE VORTAC 116.30 09E
MAMr026/9.7 MATAMOROS VOR/DME 114.30 07E
HRLr143/22.9 HARLINGEN VOR/DME 109.20 05E
Runway Information
Runway 13R/31L
Dimensions: 7400 x 150 ft. / 2256 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 75000 lbs
Double wheel: 170000 lbs
Double tandem:240000 lbs
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
  RUNWAY 13R RUNWAY 31L
Latitude: 25-54.769462N 25-53.899675N
Longitude: 097-25.878418W 097-24.930022W
Elevation: 17.0 ft. 19.8 ft
Gradient: 0.1 0.1
Traffic pattern: Right Left
Runway heading: 128 magnetic, 135 true 308 magnetic, 315 true
Declared distances: TORA:7400 TODA:7400 ASDA:7400 LDA:7400 TORA:7400 TODA:7400 ASDA:7400 LDA:7400
Markings: precision, in fair condition precision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator:   4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: touchdown  
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights  
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME  
Obstructions: none 28 ft. pole, 1180 ft. from runway, 470 ft. left of centerline, 35:1 slope to clear
Runway Information
Runway 17/35
Dimensions: 6000 x 150 ft. / 1829 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 75000 lbs
Double wheel: 144000 lbs
Double tandem:150000 lbs
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
  RUNWAY 17 RUNWAY 35
Latitude: 25-54.904422N 25-53.914673N
Longitude: 097-25.730970W 097-25.772013W
Elevation: 19.8 ft. 22.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.1 0.1
Traffic pattern: Left Left
Runway heading: 175 magnetic, 182 true 355 magnetic, 002 true
Declared distances: TORA:6000 TODA:6000 ASDA:6000 LDA:6000 TORA:6000 TODA:6000 ASDA:6000 LDA:6000
Markings: nonprecision, in good condition nonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path) 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions: 24 ft. tree, 790 ft. from runway, 290 ft. left of centerline, 24:1 slope to clear 32 ft. pole, 1306 ft. from runway, 56 ft. right of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear
Runway Information
Runway 13/31R
Dimensions: 3000 x 75 ft. / 914 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 10000 lbs
Double wheel: 50000 lbs
Operational restrictions: NOT AVBL FOR ACR OPNS WITH OVER 30 PSGR SEATS.
  RUNWAY 13 RUNWAY 31R
Latitude: 25-54.773440N 25-54.420745N
Longitude: 097-25.703257W 097-25.318743W
Elevation: 17.4 ft. 18.8 ft..
Gradient: 0.1 0.1
Traffic pattern: Left Right
Runway heading: 128 magnetic, 135 true 308 magnetic, 315 true
Declared distances: TORA:3000 TODA:3000 ASDA:3000 LDA:3000 TORA:3000 TODA:3000 ASDA:3000 LDA:3000
Markings: basic, in good condition basic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path) 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
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