Pilot information for Mount Pleasant Airport

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General information for Mount Pleasant Airport

Airport codes: MPN EGYP
Type: regional airport
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Mount Pleasant, Falkland Islands
Latitude: -51.822800 | 51 49.367981 S | S51 49 22
Longitude: -58.447201 | 58 26.832047 W | W058 26 49
Field elevation: 244 ft/74 m MSL
Magnetic variation: 4.1°E

Radio communication frequencies for Mount Pleasant Airport

APP: 118.5 MHz
ARR: 131.5 MHz (ISLAND RDR)
GND: 130.3 MHz
TWR: 133.35 MHz

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Runways at Mount Pleasant Airport

05/23
5,003 x 75 ft (1,525 x 23 m) — paved — lighted
10/28
8,497 x 150 ft (2,590 x 46 m) — paved — lighted

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Aviation weather for Mount Pleasant Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2015/05/28 08:50:

EGYP 280850Z 25010KT 0650 DZ OVC002 04/04 Q1009 RED TEMPO 3000 BR BKN005 YLO1

Forecast (TAF) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2015/05/28 09:15:

TAF EGYP 280713Z 2809/2903 26008KT 9999 BKN010 
      TEMPO 2809/2903 6000 -DZ BKN005 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2809/2812 0400 FG VV/// 
      BECMG 2812/2815 35015G25KT 520003 
      BECMG 2815/2818 02015G28KT 530003 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2818/2903 VRB07KT 560003 
      BECMG 2821/2824 03025G35KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2821/2824 03030G45KT

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Mount Pleasant Airport

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NOTAM Q0219/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0219/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/021/5143S05748W002
A) EGYP B) 1505271600 C) 1505311900
D) 27 1600-1900, 28 1600-1800, 31 1100-1900
E) MARKSMANSHIP TRAINING AT ROOKERY BAY RANGE. 514223S 0574810W -
514220S 0574754W - 514246S 0574618W - 514304S 0574608W - 514311S
0574637W - 514248S 0574813W - 514239S 0574813W - 514215S 0574924W -
514223S 0574810W
CTC WATCHKEEPER EXTENSION 4252
F) 50FT AMSL G) 2050FT AMSL
CREATED: 22 May 2015 19:00:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0217/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0217/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5142S05834W005
A) EGYP B) 1505251230 C) 1505291800
D) 
25 1230-2000, 26 1200-1900, 27 1200-1900, 28 1200-2345, 29 1200-1800
E) LIVE FIRING AT ONION RANGE SOUTH ENCOMPASSED BY POSITIONS: 514100S
0582748W - 514212S 0582749W - 514217S 0583005W - 514236S 0583006W -
514306S 0583012W - 514300S 0584027W - 514100S 0584024W - 514100S 
0582748W
POINT OF CONTACT: RANGE SAFETY OFFICER CLARKE EXTENSION 6012 -
MILLITARY 53433, RANGE SAFETY OPS ROOM AT ONION RANGE CONTROL
(O)32506
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 22 May 2015 03:27:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0216/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0216/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5138S05836W007
A) EGYP B) 1505251230 C) 1505291800
D) 
25 1230-2000, 26 1200-1900, 27 1200-1900, 28 1200-2345, 29 1200-1800
E) LIVE FIRING AT ONION RANGE NORTH ENCOMPASSED BY POSITIONS: 513509S
0583632W - 513515S 0582717W - 514100S 0582748W - 514100S 0584024W - 
513900S 0584517W - 513803S 0584512W - 513806S 0584024W - 513509S 
0583632W
POINT OF CONTACT: RANGE SAFETY OFFICER CLARKE EXTENSION 6012 -
MILLITARY 53433, RANGE SAFETY OPS ROOM AT ONION RANGE CONTROL
(O)32506
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 22 May 2015 03:25:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0193/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0193/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QSPXX/IV/BO /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1505041620 C) 1506011200
E) MOUNT PLEASANT AD TACAN AND VOR/DME APPROACH AIDS ARE EMITTING 
THE 
SAME TRI GRAPH. THE GROUND UNITS ARE NOT CO-LOCATED ON SITE AT MOUNT 
PLEASANT AD. ALTHOUGH BOTH ARE SERVICEABLE PILOTS ARE TO BE AWARE 
THAT, ON PLATFORMS THAT CAN UTILISE BOTH FACILITIES, THIS CAN CAUSE 
INACCURACY WHEN INTERPRETING THE DATA GIVEN.
CREATED: 04 May 2015 16:21:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0148/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0148/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QMDCH/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1504030001 C) PERM
E) CORRECTION WORKS HAVE REMOVED THE DISPLACED THRESHOLD ON RUNWAY
10RH POSITION 515020S 0582708W. DECLARED LENGTHS ARE NOW AT FULL AS
FOLLOWS: TORA 2590 METRES/ TODA 3000 METRES ASDA 2770 METRES LDA
2590 METRES. POINT OF CONTACT: DSATCO EXTENSION 3660
CREATED: 02 Apr 2015 18:21:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0084/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0084/15 NOTAMR Q0268/08
Q) SAVF/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W003
A) EGYP B) 1502241604 C) PERM
E) WARNING. HELICOPTER REPLENISHMENT SITE AND FIXED WING AIRSTRIP IN
VICINITY OF FOX BAY. MILITARY FIXED WING ACFT ARE TO AVOID UNLESS
OPERATIONALLY ESSENTIAL. ALL ACFT ENTERING THE AREA ARE TO BROADCAST
INTENTIONS ON MAGENTA PRIOR TO ENTRY FOR AWARENESS OF OTHER TRAFFIC
IF PRESENT.
CREATED: 24 Feb 2015 16:17:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0338/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0338/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QMAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1408252038 C) PERM
E) ACFT TO AVOID BROKEN DRAINAGE COVERS ON MAIN AIRCRAFT SERVICING
PAN. HIGHLIGHTED BY BAD GROUND MARKERS
CREATED: 25 Aug 2014 20:51:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0592/12: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0592/12 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QROXX/IV/BO /AW/000/030/5226S05906W006
A) EGYP B) 1211161600 C) PERM
E) ALL ACFT TO AVOID OVER-FLIGHT OF SEA-LION ISLAND BELOW 3000FT 
AMSL.
BOUND BY POSITIONS: 522420S 0585806W - 522812S 0585816W - 522754S
0591345W - 522404S 0591328W - 522420S 0585806W
F) SFC G) 3000FT AMSL
CREATED: 16 Nov 2012 16:18:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0342/11: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0342/11 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QROXX/IV/NBO/AE/000/005/5148S05829W001
A) EGYP B) 1109011320 C) PERM
E) AVOID TACTICAL BULK FUEL INSTALLATION SUSCEPTIBLE TO HELICOPTER
DOWN DRAFT WITHIN A 100M RADIUS OF 5148S 05829W
F) SFC G) 500FT AMSL
CREATED: 01 Sep 2011 13:27:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0041/09: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0041/09 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QROXX/IV/NBO/AW/000/015/5145S05803W002
A) EGYP B) 0901310001 C) PERM 
E) AIRCRAFT TO AVOID OVERFLIGHT. SENSITIVE WILDLIFE AREA. BREEDING
KING PENGUINS AND GENTOO PENGUINS. NO OVERFLIGHT WITHIN A 2NM
RADIUS OF BLUFF COVE LAGOON 5145.5S 05803.5W
F) SFC G) 1500FT AMSL
CREATED: 30 Jan 2009 19:19:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0332/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0332/08 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QROLP/IV/NBO/AW/000/005/5150S05837W001
A) EGYP B) 0811261407 C) PERM 
E) AVOID SWAN INLET, AGRICULTURAL/NATURE CONSERVATION. 1NM RADIUS OF 
5149.52S 05837.08W.
F) SFC G) 500FT AMSL
CREATED: 26 Nov 2008 14:30:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0291/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0291/08 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWELW/IV/BO /AW/000/020/5151S05826W002
A) EGYP B) 0811040854 C) PERM 
E) ACFT ARE TO AVOID THE FOLLOWING CO-ORDINATES IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THE
INFORMATION LISTED BELOW:
514932S 582508W
515228S 582735W
ACTIVATION WILL BE FOR OPERATIONAL/EXERCISE PURPORSES ONLY. HIGH 
INTENSITY RADIO TRANSMISSION AREA RESTRICTED TO FREQ BAND C, CREWS 
TO APPLY THE FOLLOWING AVOIDANCE CRITERIA AS APPROPRIATE:
POWER DENSITY     GRADE RADIUS (NM)     HEIGHT (FT AMSL)
1                 0.015                 289
2                 0.048                 490
3                 0.153                 1125
1P                0.04                  434
2P                0.0127                964
F) SFC G) 2000FT AMSL
CREATED: 04 Nov 2008 08:56:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0263/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0263/08 NOTAMR Q0132/08
Q) SAVF/QROXX/IV/NBO/AW/000/005/5147S05818W001
A) EGYP B) 0811031007 C) PERM 
E) ROTARY WING ACFT ARE TO AVOID HAWK BIT SETTLEMENT
5147.52S 05818.03W BY 1NM.
F) SFC G) 500FT AMSL
CREATED: 03 Nov 2008 10:08:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0261/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0261/08 NOTAMR Q0256/08
Q) SAVF/QROLP/IV/NBO/AW/000/040/5157S06004W001
A) EGYP B) 0811031006 C) PERM 
E) MILITARY FIXED WING ACFT ARE TO AVOID FOX BAY HEL REFUELLING SITE.
 5156.84S 06003.86W RAD 1NM
F) GND G) 2000FT AGL
CREATED: 03 Nov 2008 10:06:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0149/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0149/08 NOTAMR Q0050/08
Q) SAVF/QWELW/IV/BO /AW/000/999/5149S05827W012
A) EGYP B) 0809232000 C) PERM 
E) EX-FIREY CROSS - WITH FIFTEEN -MIN NOTICE, FAST JETS WILL MAKE
LOW/MED LVL ATTACK AGAINST MPA. A CIRCLE RADIUS OF 12NM CENTRED ON
THE MID-POINT OF THE MAIN RWY WILL BE ACTIVATED.  NO ACFT WILL BE
ALLOWED TO ENTER AREA WITHOUT PERMISSION OF ATC AT MPA, WHO WILL
BROADCAST EX FIREY CROSS WARNING ON APP AND LOCAL FREQS, 'MAGENTA' AT
10 AND 2 MINS BEFORE TOT.)
F) SFC G) UNL
CREATED: 02 Nov 2008 00:16:00 
SOURCE: EGGNYNYX
NOTAM Q0147/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0147/08 NOTAMR Q0049/08
Q) SAVF/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W011
A) EGYP B) 0809231945 C) PERM 
E) MOUNT PLEASANT AIRFIELD DEFENCE ZONE ACTIVE OUT TO 11NM
AND UP TO 10000FT AMSL. NON MPA BASED ACFT WILL BE ISSUED WITH
ATC VECTORS FOR DEPARTURE AND RECOVERY. ROUTINE BASE DEFENCE ZONE
ACTIVATION IS FOR TRAINING PURPOSES. CENTRE OF ZONE 58.27.34W,
51.51.40S. RADIUS 20NM
F) SFC G) UNL
CREATED: 02 Nov 2008 00:16:00 
SOURCE: EGGNYNYX
NOTAM Q0146/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0146/08 NOTAMR Q0047/08
Q) SAVF/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 0809231800 C) PERM 
E) AIRCRAFT ARE TO AVOID A PENCIL BEAM RADIATION HAZARD WHICH IS
PRODUCED BY A CABLE AND WIRELESS DISH TRANSMITTER. ELEVATION OF
PENCIL BEAMS IS 20 DEGREES ON A BEARING OG 046 DEGREES TRUE
F) SFC G) 4000FT AMSL
CREATED: 02 Nov 2008 00:15:00 
SOURCE: EGGNYNYX
NOTAM Q0144/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0144/08 NOTAMR Q0143/08
Q) SAVF/QAFXX/IV/NBO/AE/000/999/5149S05827W100
A) EGYP B) 0809231827 C) PERM 
E) ALL AIRCRAFT ARE TO AVOID OVERFLIGHT OF THE NUMEROUS PENGUIN
COLONIES AND AREAS OF WILDLIFE ACTIVITY. THESE AREAS ARE MARKED ON
EDITION 4 OF THE FALKLAND ISLANDS RANGES AND AVOIDANCE AREAS MAP.
CREATED: 02 Nov 2008 00:03:00 
SOURCE: EGGGYNYX
NOTAM Q0060/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0060/08 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 0808151821 C) PERM 
E) B BAND HIRTA AVIOD AT BUSH RINCON. 0.32NM.  5148.35S 05817.28W
690FT AGL/1000FT AMSL
CREATED: 01 Nov 2008 23:56:00 
SOURCE: EGGNYNYX
NOTAM Q0051/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0051/08 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QROLP/IV/NBO/AW/000/020/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 0808151736 C) PERM 
E) EXPOLSIVE STORAGE AREA (ESA)/AMMUNITION STORAGE DEPOT (ASD) AVOID,
NW OF MPA. AVOID DCT OVERFLIGHT.
POSN 5148.55S 05828.00W AND  5148.28S 05828.19W
F) GND G) 2000FT AGL
CREATED: 01 Nov 2008 23:43:00 
SOURCE: EGGNYNYX
NOTAM V0171/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0171/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPICH
A)  EGYP
B)  201505011328
C)  201506252359
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE CHANGED. 
TAC TO ILS/DME RWY 28.   
 
HOLDING AT ALPHA: 280 DEGREES INBOUND, 100 DEGREES OUTBOUND, 7 NM
LEGS,  LEFT TURNS, MINIMUM ALTITUDE 2500', MAXIMUM ALTITUDE 14000'. 
 
RADIAL FROM ALPHA OUTBOUND: MTP R-100.
CREATED: 01 May 2015 13:36:00 
SOURCE: KQZC