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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
27-12-21.8000N (27.206056)
Longitude: 
098-07-15.7000W (-98.121028)
Elevation: 
111.7 feet MSL (34 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
4 E (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. SE of Falfurrias, Texas
Found On: 
Brownsville Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
09/1949
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
MAR-OCT/MON-FRI/0900-1600
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1112 feet (339 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BKS
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  3
GA Helicopters:  1

Annual Operations (as of 01/10/2017)

Total Operations:  7950
GA Local:  450 5.7%
GA Itinerant:  5000 62.9%
Military Aircraft:  2500 31.4%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
Approach:  KINGSVILLE
119.9
HOUSTON ARTCC
Departure:  KINGSVILLE
119.9
HOUSTON ARTCC
AWOS-3:  118.125 (361-325-4055)

  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 128.15/350.3 (KINGSVILLE RCAG) WHEN KINGSVILLE APCH CTL CLSD.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
BOND COSBY
PO BOX 556
FALFURRIAS, TX 78355
361-325-2909
BROOKS COUNTY
CO COMMISSIONERS COURT
FALFURRIAS, TX 78355
361-325-5604

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 361

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Brooks County Airport
  
Unicom 122.8 3235-2909, 325-9964 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  San Angelo(SJT)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/21/18 to 0901Z 07/19/18.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 SC-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35 SC-3
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-3
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-3
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Falfurrias - Brooks County (KBKS) Airport Terminal Map

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KBKS Airport Sectional

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KBKS

Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
21.2 Kleberg County Airport
(KIKG IKG)
13 9 100LL, Jet A
31.2 Bishop Municipal Airport
(07R)
38 34 100LL
32.5 Alice International Airport
(ALI KALI ALI)
8 4 100LL, Jet A
47.3 Corpus Christi International Airport
(CRP KCRP CRP)
43 39 100LL, Jet A
48.2 Duval-Freer Airport
(T19)
328 324 100LL
58.7 Alfred C 'Bubba' Thomas Airport
(T69)
31 27 100LL, Jet A
61.9 Zapata County Airport
(KAPY APY)
256 251 100LL, Jet A
62.1 Mc Allen Miller International Airport
(MFE KMFE MFE)
185 181 100LL, Jet A
62.1 Mid Valley Airport
(T65)
172 168 100LL, Jet A
63.8 Valley International Airport
(HRL KHRL HRL)
156 152 100LL, Jet A
69.4 Live Oak County Airport
(8T6)
0 356 100LL, Jet A
74.3 Laredo International Airport
(LRD KLRD LRD)
286 281 100LL, Jet A
75.0 Port Isabel-Cameron County Airport
(KPIL PIL)
146 142 100LL, Jet A
77.8 Rooke Field Airport
(RFG KRFG RFG)
32 28 100LL, MOGAS
77.9 Aransas Co Airport
(RKP KRKP RKP)
47 44 100LL, Jet A
86.5 Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
(BRO KBRO BRO)
154 150 100LL, Jet A
94.9 Cotulla-La Salle County Airport
(COT KCOT COT)
322 317 100LL, Jet A
98.1 Karnes County Airport
(2R9)
7 3 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KBKS NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
NM of KBKS

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Locations (ICAO):
Buffer (Both Sides):
NM
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Ratings & Reviews

Brooks County Airport Ratings

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Public Telephones
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Restrooms
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Architecture
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Terminal Layout
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Runways

KBKS Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 17/35 is 6006 ft (1831 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

KBKS Airport Runway Details



Runway 14/32  3071 ft x 40 ft (936 m x 12 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
109 112
Latitude: 
27.209 27.2017
Longitude: 
-98.1253 -98.1205
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
150 330
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
109 112
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0



Runway 17/35  5002 ft x 75 ft (1525 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 17

Runway 35

Elevation: 
112 112
Latitude: 
27.2146 27.2009
Longitude: 
-98.1201 -98.1201
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
180 360
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
112 112
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0

Remarks

A110-1 9 FT FENCE LCTD APRXLY 900 FT NORTH OF RY 17.
A16 361-850-3430 OR FROM NOV-FEB ON CALL 24/7
A17 FOR ATTENDANT AFT HRS CALL 361-325-2909.
A35-14/32 SINGLE WHEEL 18000 LBS.
A58-14 RUNWAY 14: +16' TREES FM THLD TO 200' FM THLD 87' R
A81-APT MIRL RY 17/35 PRESET LOW INTST, TO INCR INTST & ACTVT PAPI RYS 17 & 35 AND REIL 17- CTAF.

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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