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 2015/03/06 15:50:

EGYP 061550Z 25032KT 9999 FEW040 15/02 Q1000 BLU NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2015/03/06 15:57:

TAF TAF EGYP 061352Z 0615/0709 27025G35KT 9999 FEW040 
      TEMPO 0615/0618 26030G45KT 
      BECMG 0618/0621 23025G35KT 
      BECMG 0621/0624 21010KT

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 Q0097/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0097/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QLYAS/IV/M  /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1503211100 C) 1503231100
E) RWY 28 LOOP TWY LGT U/S DUE MAINT. AD PORTABLE LGT SYSTEM 
INSTALLED
GIVING ONE LGT FOR EVERY TWO REGULAR TWY LIGHTS
CREATED: 04 Mar 2015 20:09:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0096/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0096/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QLYAS/IV/M  /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1503141100 C) 1503161100
E) RWY 28 LOOP TWY LGT U/S DUE MAINT. AD PORTABLE LGT SYSTEM 
INSTALLED
GIVING ONE LGT FOR EVERY TWO REGULAR TWY LIGHTS
CREATED: 04 Mar 2015 20:08:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0095/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0095/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QLYAS/IV/M  /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1503071100 C) 1503091100
E) RWY 28 LOOP TWY LGT U/S DUE MAINT. AD PORTABLE LGT SYSTEM 
INSTALLED 
GIVING ONE LGT FOR EVERY TWO REGULAR TWY LIGHTS
CREATED: 04 Mar 2015 19:54:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0094/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0094/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QOBCE/IV/M  /AE/000/001/5150S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1503030001 C) 1504061700
E) TEMPO UNLIT ASPHALT BATCHING PLANT (MOUNT PLEASANT AD) , PSN 
515020S 
0582708W, 900M SOUTHWEST RWY 10 THR. HGT 16FT AMSL
CREATED: 02 Mar 2015 20:31:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0092/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0092/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5149S05827W009
A) EGYP B) 1503051800 C) 1503072100
E) LIVE FIRING AT SECOND CREEK RANGE ENCOMPASSED BY POSITIONS: 
513700S
0592300W - 514800S 0592300W - 514800S 0593200W - 514000S 0594300W -
513800S 0594300W - 513700S 0594000W - 513700S 0592800W - 513700S
0592700W - 513700S 0592600W - 513700S 0592300W
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 26 Feb 2015 17:10:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0089/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0089/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWDLW/IV/M  /AW/000/080/5147S05829W001
A) EGYP B) 1503021200 C) 1503061900
D) 1200-1900
E) DEMOLITIONS AT PLEASANT PEAK QUARRY RANGE. 1NM RADIUS PSN 514701S
0582926W
F) SFC G) 8000FT AMSL
CREATED: 26 Feb 2015 17:02:00 
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 Q0066/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0066/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QAFXX/IV/NBO/AE/000/999/5149S05827W200
A) EGYP B) 1502091939 C) 1503152300
E) FROM 15 FEB 15 UK FLIGHT INFORMATION SERVICES WILL BE THE
EXCLUSIVE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO OPERATORS WITH THE FALKLAND ISLANDS 
CONTROL REGION. THERE ARE SIGNIFICANT CHANGES IN RESPONSIBILITIES 
FROM CLASS D IFR / VFR RULES. ALL OPERATORS ARE REQUESTED TO 
FAMILIARISE THEMSELVES WITH UK FIS VIA THE CAP 774
CREATED: 09 Feb 2015 19:44:00 
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 V0073/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0073/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPIGV
A)  EGYP
B)  201503051253
C)  201504302300
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE NOT
AUTHORIZED. TAC TO ILS/DME RWY 28
CREATED: 05 Mar 2015 12:54:00 
SOURCE: KQZC