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Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport

Brownsville, TX

Phone: 956-542-4373
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Attendance: Attended
For Acft Service Call 956-542-9111/5852/0245.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 18 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-0000
Elevation:22 ft (6.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. E of Brownsville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runways:13/31, 18/36
Longest paved runway: 7399 ft
Fees:Hangar, Landing, Parking, Tiedown
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.35  (full serve service)

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Runway 13/31

Dimensions:7399 x 150ft. / 2255.2 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1317.1ft. MSL
132° mag
135° true
0.0% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DMETree, 369 ft Left of center, 31 ft high, 1,224 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope
3120.0ft. MSL
312° mag
315° true
0.0% down
No Dataprecisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Rollout
Tree, 611 ft Left of center, 24 ft high, 751 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:6000 x 150ft. / 1828.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1819.7ft. MSL
179° mag
182° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
190' Disp Threshold
Tree, 140 ft Left of center, 37 ft high, 722 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
3622.2ft. MSL
359° mag
2° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Tree, 312 ft Right of center, 30 ft high, 660 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Hunt Pan Am Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.50
  • $4.35
On field: NW
UNICOM: 122.95
Southmost Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.79
  • $4.49
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.95
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Shuttle Bus, Limousine, Public
Rental Cars: 
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Activities: Airline Services
Operations: Commercial, Helicopter
Customs: Airport of Entry

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N25 54.3681' / W97 25.5597'
Charts:NACO: Brownsville Sectional
Mag Var:03E (2020)
ARTCC:Houston (ZHU)
FSS:San Angelo (SJT)
NOTAM Facility:BRO
Approach/Departure Control FacilityCRP
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Dusk-Dawn. When ATCT Clsd Actvt MALSR Ry 13 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:47
Multi Engine:9

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,050
GA Itinerant:10,166
Air Taxi:8,295

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of BrownsvilleBryant Walker
Box 911700 Amelia Earhart
Brownsville, TX 78520Brownsville, TX 78521-5721
956-542-4373 (Office) 956-542-4373 (Office)
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