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 2015/01/29 13:50:

EGYP 291350Z 26012KT 9999 FEW040 BKN043 12/03 Q1016 BLU NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2015/01/29 15:39:

TAF EGYP 291320Z 2915/3009 27015KT 9999 SCT030 
      BECMG 3000/3003 33015KT 
      BECMG 3004/3007 35025G35KT 520003 
      TEMPO 3008/3009 35035G45KT 530003 PROB30 
      TEMPO 3008/3009 VRB10KT SCT008 560003

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Please confirm all NOTAMs at the original source! These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.

NOTAM Q0046/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0046/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QSPLT/IV/BO /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1501311600 C) 1502020800
E) WATCHMAN RADAR U/S FOR MAINT. NO RADAR VECTORED APPROACHES OR 
SURVEILLANCE BASED TRAFFIC INFORMATION WILL BE PASSED BY MOUNT
PLEASANT AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL.
POINT OF CONTACT: FLT LT DRINKALL EXTENSION 3661
CREATED: 28 Jan 2015 19:15:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0045/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0045/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5142S05835W005
A) EGYP B) 1502021230 C) 1502061800
D) 
02 1230-1900, 03 1200-1900, 04 1200-1900, 05 1200-1900, 06 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: 27 Jan 2015 17:14:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0044/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0044/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5138S05835W007
A) EGYP B) 1502021230 C) 1502061800
D) 
02 1230-1900, 03 1200-1900, 04 1200-1900, 05 1200-1900, 06 1200-1800
E) LIVE FIRING AT ONION RANGE 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: 27 Jan 2015 17:01:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0043/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0043/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M  /AE/000/005/5152S05829W005
A) EGYP B) 1501262129 C) 1502262359
E) MARE HARBOUR WIND FARM PSN 515200S 0582900W WILL BE UNLIT AT 
NIGHT 
DUE RED OBST LIGHTS U/S. HGT 500FT AMSL, 300FT AGL
CREATED: 26 Jan 2015 21:39:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0041/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0041/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/021/5143S05748W002
A) EGYP B) 1501291900 C) 1502011900
E) FALKLAND ISLAND DEFENCE FORCE MARKSMANSHIP TRAINING AT ROOKERY BAY
RANGE. 
514223S 0574810W - 514220S 0574754W - 514246S 0574618W -
514304S 0574608W - 514311S 0574637W - 514248S 0574813W -
514239S 0574813W - 514215S 0574924W - 514223S 0574810W
F) SFC G) 2050FT AMSL
CREATED: 23 Jan 2015 14:50:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0036/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0036/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5142S05835W005
A) EGYP B) 1501261230 C) 1501301800
D) 26 1230-1900, 27 28 29 1200-1900, 30 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 -
MILITARY 53433, RANGE SAFETY OPS ROOM AT ONION RANGE CONTROL
(O)32506
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 22 Jan 2015 10:44:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0035/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0035/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5149S05827W007
A) EGYP B) 1501261230 C) 1501301800
D) 26 1230-1900, 27 28 29 1200-1900, 30 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 Jan 2015 10:40:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0034/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0034/15 NOTAMR Q0019/15
Q) SAVF/QMDCH/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1501201942 C) 1502012359
E) DUE TO A HEAVE AT THE WESTERN END OF RWY RH 10/28, AND TO REDUCE
THE RATE OF SURFACE DEGREDATION, A DISPLACED THRESHOLD FOR RWY 10RH
HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED: PAPI AND ELECTRONIC GLIDE SLOPE INFORMATION
REMAINS CALIBRATED FOR FULL LENGTH OPERATIONS. AIRCRAFT MAKING A
VISUAL APPROACH TO RWY 10RH, NOT REQUIRING USE OF THE APPROACH-END
CABLE OR FULL RUNWAY LENGTH, ARE TO AIM TO LAND ABEAM THE PAPI,
BEYOND THE DISPLACED THRESHOLD. ALL LANDINGS SHORT OF THE DISPLACED
THRESHOLD ARE TO BE REPORTED TO ATC. THE DECLARED DISTANCES FOR RWY
10RH ARE AS FOLLOWS:
LDA: FULL LENGTH 2590M. DISPLACED: 2330M
TORA: 2590M
TODA: 3000M
ASDA: 2770M
CREATED: 20 Jan 2015 19:43:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0003/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0003/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M  /AE/000/004/5144S05759W005
A) EGYP B) 1501012233 C) 1501292359
E) OBST LGT U/S ON 2 OF 6 TURBINES WITHIN SAND BAY WINDFARM PSN 
514333S 
0575836W. HGT 400FT AMSL
CREATED: 01 Jan 2015 22:43:00 
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 Q0268/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0268/08 NOTAMR Q0150/08
Q) SAVF/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5157S06004W003
A) EGYP B) 0811031013 C) PERM 
E) ALL OPERATIONS MUST BE VIGILANT WHEN OPERATING IN THE FOX BAY AREA
DUE TO CLOSE PROXIMITY OF HEL REPLENISHMENT SITE AND FIXED WING 
AIRSTRIPS. 5157.00S, 06004.00W RADIUS 3NM
CREATED: 03 Nov 2008 10:13:00 
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 V0031/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0031/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPIGV
A)  EGYP
B)  201501121642
C)  201503052000
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE NOT
AUTHORIZED. TAC TO ILS/DME RWY 28
CREATED: 12 Jan 2015 16:44:00 
SOURCE: KQZC