KBRO Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (1,700 acres) Brownsville, TX
Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KPIL] 16 N ; [KHRL] 23 NW ; [T65] 34 NW ;
[KMFE] 47 W ;(ave. distance: 30 nm)
Total Based Aircraft: 55
(48 single-props, 7 multi-props)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 86 ops/day … with 84,401 enplanements in 2012)
18hr Contract tower
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 8% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 75% from the peak year (1996).
KBRO search (aiR) METAR AIRNAV WIKI
Four-year average AIP funding: $3,557,858 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #41: $7,973,523 for “Install Airfield Guidance Signs [Construction], Rehabilitate Apron [Construction – Phase II], Rehabilitate Runway 13R/31L, Rehabilitate Taxiway”B”[Mill and Overlay]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $114 per operation.
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