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 2015/07/06 10:50:

EGYP 061050Z 15020KT 6000 -SHSN SCT020 BKN030 01/M03 Q0999 WHT TEMPO 3000 BKN007 YLO1

Forecast (TAF) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2015/07/06 09:39:

TAF EGYP 060727Z 0609/0703 13030G40KT 9999 BKN035 
      TEMPO 0609/0615 3000 RASN BKN007 PROB30 
      TEMPO 0609/0615 0600 SN BKN002 
      BECMG 0612/0615 16025G35KT 
      BECMG 0615/0618 16020KT 
      TEMPO 0615/0703 0600 SHSN BKN002 
      BECMG 0700/0703 15010KT

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 Q0265/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0265/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QOLXX/IV/M  /AE/000/005/5153S05829W005
A) EGYP B) 1507032311 C) PERM
E) WARNING: INTERMITTENT USE OF OBSTRUCTION LIGHTING WIND TURBINES AT
MARE HARBOUR PSN 515316S 0582844W, HGT 500FT AMSL. POINT OF CTC AIR 
SAFETY MANAGER, FLT LIEUTENANT WALKEY EXTENSION 3620
CREATED: 03 Jul 2015 23:19:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0263/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0263/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5142S05834W005
A) EGYP B) 1507061230 C) 1507101800
D) 06 1230-1900, 07 1200-1900, 08-09 1200-0230, 10 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
ACFT ARE NOT TO ENTER THE AREA UNLESS CLEARED BY THE RANGE SAFETY 
OFFICER OR HIS DEPUTY HENRY VIA CH 67 (FM 156.375) OR EXTENSION
6097 OR MOBILE (0)55802 OR (0)31107.
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 01 Jul 2015 16:29:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0262/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0262/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5138S05836W007
A) EGYP B) 1507061230 C) 1507101800
D) 06 1230-1900, 07 1200-1900, 08-09 1200-0230, 10 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
ACFT ARE NOT TO ENTER THE AREA UNLESS CLEARED BY THE RANGE SAFETY 
OFFICER OR HIS DEPUTY HENRY VIA CH 67 (FM 156.375) OR EXTENSION
6097 OR MOBILE (0)55802 OR (0)31107.
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 01 Jul 2015 16:20:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0254/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0254/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWELW/IV/BO /AW/000/020/5209S05543W002
A) EGYP B) 1506231832 C) 1508252359
E) WARNING. OIL PLATFORM EIRIK RAUDE, RESCUE AND RECOVERY VESSEL AND
ASSOCIATED HELICOPTER ACTIVITY WILL OPERATE WITHIN A 2NM RADIUS OF
520917.693S 0554308.1793W. POINT OF CONTACT JOINT OPERATIONS 
WATCHKEEPER ON 0050074030
F) SFC G) 2000FT AMSL
CREATED: 23 Jun 2015 18:33:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0252/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0252/15 NOTAMR Q0251/15
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M  /AE/000/004/5143S05759W006
A) EGYP B) 1506221310 C) 1507222359
E) HAZARD WARNING LGT ON TWO WIND FARM MASTS U/S, MAX HGT 302FT 
AMSL. 
MAST COORD: 514305S 0575845W AND 514309S 0575835W
CREATED: 22 Jun 2015 13:11:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0223/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0223/15 NOTAMR Q0193/15
Q) SAVF/QSPXX/IV/BO /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1505282307 C) PERM
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: 28 May 2015 23:08:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0221/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0221/15 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWELW/IV/BO /AW/000/020/5151S05826W002
A) EGYP B) 1505281630 C) PERM
E) ACFT ARE TO AVOID THE FOLLOWING CO0ORDINATES IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THE INFORMATION LISTED BELOW:
514906S 582524W
515228S 582735W
ACTIVATION WILL BE FOR OPERATIONAL/EXERCISE PURPORSES ONLY.
HIGH INTENSITY RADIO TRANMISSION AREA RESTRICTED TO FREQ BAND C.
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
4                     0.04                     434
5                     0.0127                   964
F) SFC G) 2000FT AMSL
CREATED: 28 May 2015 16:34:00 
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 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 W0270/15: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
W0270/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QSECF
A)  EGYP
B)  201506041533
C)  201508200001
E)  [DAFIF AND/OR FLIP CHANGE] FLIGHT INFORMATION SERVICE FREQUENCY
CHANGED TO DOD C&SA FLIP TERMINAL VOL 2 (MOUNT PLEASANT) - TAC TO
ILS/DME RWY 28, VOR/DME RWY 10: PBB CHG ISLAND RADAR FREQ TO 131.5
CREATED: 04 Jun 2015 15:36:00 
SOURCE: KQZC