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 2014/04/23 18:50:

EGYP 231850Z 07006KT 9999 -DZ BKN005 SCT015 06/05 Q1021 YLO1 BECMG SCT008 GRN

Forecast (TAF) for Mount Pleasant Airport

Retrieved 2014/04/23 18:12:

TAF COR TAF COR EGYP 231709Z 2318/2412 15005KT 9999 BKN020 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2318/2412 4000 -RADZ BKN008

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 Q0160/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0160/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWDLW/IV/M  /AW/000/070/5147S05829W001
A) EGYP B) 1404211200 C) 1404251900
D) 1200-1900
E) DEMOLITIONS AT PLEASANT PEAK QUARRY RANGE.RADIUS 1500M CENTRED
ON 514701S 0582926W. POINT OF CONTACT RANGE SAFETY OFFICER CLARKE 
6012 DEMOLITION SAFETY OFFICER 6324 MOBILE 53954
F) SFC G) 7000FT AMSL
CREATED: 18 Apr 2014 16:14:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0159/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0159/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMLW/IV/BO /AW/000/110/5138S05835W007
A) EGYP B) 1404211130 C) 1404251900
D) 21 1130-0259, 22-25 1130-1900
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 6012 MOBILE 53433 OPS 
ROOM 31153
F) SFC G) 11000FT AMSL
CREATED: 18 Apr 2014 15:39:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0153/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0153/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWDLW/IV/M  /AW/000/055/5147S05829W001
A) EGYP B) 1404211200 C) 1404251900
D) 1200-1900
E) EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL OPERATIONS WILL TAKE PLACE AT PLEASENT
PEAK QUARRY CENTRED ON GRID 514701S 0582926W FOR A RADIUS OF 0.25NM
F) SFC G) 5500FT AMSL
CREATED: 15 Apr 2014 13:19:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0135/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0135/14 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M  /AE/000/015/5144S05758W005
A) EGYP B) 1404021329 C) 1406022359
E) OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS U/S ON MOUNT WILLIAM MAST PSN 514333S 0575736W
CTC JANE CLEMENT 27301. SFC-1500FT AMSL
CREATED: 02 Apr 2014 13:39:00 
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 Q0205/10: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0205/10 NOTAMR Q0262/08
Q) SAVF/QOBCE/IV/M  /AE/000/999/5144S05759W001
A) EGYP B) 1003271231 C) PERM 
E) SAND BAY - 6 WIND TURBINES, MAST HGT 145FT, BLADE HGT 50FT. MASTS
MARKED BY RED LGT ON NACELLE. DEPENDENT ON ASPECT LGT MAY APPEAR TO
FLASH AS BLADES PASS. 0.5NM. 5143.33S 05758.36W
HGT 200FT AGL/400FT AMSL
CREATED: 27 Mar 2010 12:31:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0079/10: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0079/10 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QROXX/IV/NBO/AW/000/040/5142S05835W005
A) EGYP B) 1002021203 C) PERM 
E) ALL ACFT TO AVOID OVERFLIGHT ONION RANGE SOUTH BELOW 4000FT AMSL.
EXTENSIONS TO HGT RESTRICTIONS FOR SPECIFIC EXERCISES WILL CONTINUE 
TO BE ISSUED BY NOTAM.
5141.00S 05827.80W - 5142.19S 05827.81W - 5142.27S 05830.07W - 
5142.59S 05830.09W - 5143.09S 05830.19W - 5143.00S 05840.44W - 
5141.00S 05840.40W - 5141.00S 05827.80W
F) SFC G) 4000FT AMSL
CREATED: 02 Feb 2010 12:03:00 
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 Q0283/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0283/08 NOTAMN
Q) SAVF/QWMXX/IV/NBO/AW/000/999/5143S05933W009
A) EGYP B) 0811040840 C) PERM 
E) SECOND CREEK RANGE, ACTIVATED BY NOTAM, AREA 5137.58S 05923.17W 
5148.45S 05923.51W 5148.34S 05932.33W 5140.43S 05943.24W 5138.52S 
05943.59W 5137.36S 05940.47W 5137.51S 05928.50W 5137.40S 05927.37W 
5137.55S 05926.19W 5137.55S 05923.17W
F) SFC G) UNL
CREATED: 04 Nov 2008 08:41:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM Q0269/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0269/08 NOTAMR Q0151/08
Q) SAVF/QROLP/IV/NBO/AW/000/010/5153S05823W002
A) EGYP B) 0811031014 C) PERM 
E) NO FLY ZONE. AIRCRAFT TO AVOID BERTHAS BEACH. CO-ORDINATES AS
FOLLOWS:
5152.00S 05822.00W 5153.00S 05820.00W 5154.48S 05823.47W
5153.54S 05825.10W
F) SFC G) 600FT AMSL
CREATED: 03 Nov 2008 10:15:00 
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 Q0264/08: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
Q0264/08 NOTAMR Q0133/08
Q) SAVF/QOBCE/IV/M  /AE/000/015/5142S05835W001
A) EGYP B) 0811031008 C) PERM 
E) UNLIT MAST WITHIN ONION RANGE COMPLEX AT POSN 5142S 05835W.
HGT 1300FT AMSL
CREATED: 03 Nov 2008 10:08:00 
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 V0108/14: Mount Pleasant Airport (EGYP)
V0108/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPICH
A)  EGYP
B)  201403181912
C)  201405202359
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE CHANGED:
VOR/DME RWY 10.  DUE TO TEMPORARY DISPLACED THRESHOLD:  S-10* CAT AB
600-900M 367 (400-900M), CAT CDE 600-1200M 367 (400-1200M) 
   
CIRCLING** CAT A 680-1800M 447 (500-1800M); CAT B 860-1800M 627
(700-1800M); CAT C 960-3200M 727 (800-3200M); CAT D 1000-4000M 767
(800-4000M); CAT E 1980-4800M 1747 (1800-4800M) 
 
NO LIGHT MINS* WHEN ALS INOP INCREASE CAT ABC VIS TO 1800M, CAT DE
VIS TO 2000M.
CREATED: 18 Mar 2014 19:12:00 
SOURCE: KQZC