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 2014/12/21 15:50:

EGYP 211550Z 24016KT 9999 SCT026 SCT250 08/04 Q1001 BLU NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2014/12/21 15:38:

TAF EGYP 211319Z 2115/2209 27015KT 9999 SCT030 
      BECMG 2115/2118 21025G35KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2115/2124 4000 SHRA SHGS SCT020CB 
      BECMG 2120/2123 22015KT 
      BECMG 2203/2206 25012KT

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 Q0623/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0623/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QLYAS/IV/M  /A /000/999/5149S05827W005
A) EGYP B) 1412201100 C) 1412221200
E) DUE TO ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE ON THE EASTERN ACCESS, TWY EDGE 
LIGHTS, 
OUT OF SERVICE. AN ATC FOLLOW ME VEHICLE IS AVBL ON REQUEST
POINT OF CONTACT DEP SENIOR AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER ON EXTENSION 3660
CREATED: 17 Dec 2014 13:51:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0619/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0619/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/400/5143S05932W009
A) EGYP B) 1501050900 C) 1501062100
D) 05 0900-2100, 06 0900-2100
E) EXER CAPE BAYONET, 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
POINT OF CONTACT: RANGE SAFETY OFFICER CLARKE EXTENSION 6012 -
MIL 53433, RANGE SAFETY OPS ROOM AT ONION RANGE CONTROL (O)32506
F) SFC G) 40000FT AMSL
CREATED: 16 Dec 2014 19:50:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0618/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0618/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5142S05835W005
A) EGYP B) 1501031200 C) 1501051800
D) 03 1200-2200, 04 1000-1800, 05 1000-1800
E) EXER CAPE BAYONET, 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 -
MIL 53433, RANGE SAFETY OPS ROOM AT ONION RANGE CONTROL (O)32506
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 16 Dec 2014 19:41:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0617/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0617/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5138S05835W007
A) EGYP B) 1501031200 C) 1501051800
D) 03 1200-2200, 04 1000-1800, 05 1000-1800
E) EXER CAPE BAYONET, 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 -
MIL 53433, RANGE SAFETY OPS ROOM AT ONION RANGE CONTROL (O)32506
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 16 Dec 2014 19:34:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0599/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0599/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/021/5143S05748W002
A) EGYP B) 1412181900 C) 1412211900
D) 18 19 1900-2300, 21 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
F) 50FT AMSL G) 2050FT AMSL
CREATED: 12 Dec 2014 18:22:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0399/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0399/14 NOTAMR Q0398/14
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M  /AE/000/002/5153S05829W001
A) EGYP B) 1409251940 C) 1412312359
E) OBST LIGHTS U/S ON 3 PYLONS IN THE VICINITY OF MARE HARBOUR WIND 
FARM. PSN 515300S 0582900W RADIUS 1NM. HGT 200FT AGL
CREATED: 25 Sep 2014 19:42:00 
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 Q0604/13: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0604/13 NOTAMR Q0579/13
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M  /AE/000/004/5144S05759W005
A) EGYP B) 1312311742 C) 1412312359
E) OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS U/S ON 2 OF 6 TURBINES WITHIN SAND BAY WIND
FARM PSN 514333S 0575836W. HGT 400FT AMSL
CREATED: 01 May 2014 07:52:00 
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 V0782/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0782/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPIGV
A)  EGYP
B)  201411141928
C)  201501082359
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE NOT
AUTHORIZED.   TAC TO ILS/DME RWY 28.
CREATED: 14 Nov 2014 19:34:00 
SOURCE: KQZC
NOTAM V0764/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0764/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPDCH
A)  EGYP
B)  201410302210
C)  201501082359
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] STANDARD INSTRUMENT DEPARTURE (SID)
CHANGED.  SID RWY 10.  
 
TAKE OFF RWY 10:  CLIMB ON MTP VOR R-102 OR MTP TACAN R-102 AT 5240
(5000), OR MTP TACAN 25.8 DME, WHICHEVER OCCURS EARLIER.
CREATED: 30 Oct 2014 22:13:00 
SOURCE: KQZC
NOTAM V0763/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0763/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPDCH
A)  EGYP
B)  201410302203
C)  201501082359
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] STANDARD INSTRUMENT DEPARTURE (SID)
CHANGED. SID RWY 28.   
 
TAKE-OFF RWY 28:  CLIMB ON TRACK 282 DEGREES TO 1340 (1100) OR TO MTP
TACAN 6.5 DME, WHICHEVER IS EARLIER.  THEN CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO
INTERCEPT MTP TACAN R-260 OR MTP VOR R-261 TO MTP 20 DME.  CROSS MTP
20 DME AT 3740 (3500) OR HIGHER AS DIRECTED BY ATC.
CREATED: 30 Oct 2014 22:07:00 
SOURCE: KQZC