+ What are the GPS co-ordinates?
S 34 09 25.00 E022 03 41.00
MAG VARIATION : 25 deg W
+ What is the length of the runway and is it surfaced?
Runway 10/28 is a 1100m tarred runway.
+ What is the frequency at Mossel Bay?
+ What is the joining ALTITUDE at Mossel bay?
The joining ALT is 2500ft (2000ft AGL)
+ What is the circuit HEIGHT at Mossel Bay?
Circuit HEIGHT is 1000ft (1500ft ALT)
+ Is there MOGAS, AVGAS and JET A1 available at the air field?
Yes, contact us for current prices per litre and availability. Additionally, we keep the prices updated on our home page.
+ Is there fuel available 24/7 ?
Fuel is available daily between 08H00 and 17H00 except on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. On these two days fuel will be available on a call out basis.
+ Is there a fixed wing AMO at FAMO?
There isn't a fixed wing AMO. There is however a helicopter AMO whom we're sure could assist with elementary "issues".
The nearest AMO is at FAGG.
+ Are there runway lights available?
Yes. They are activated by means of a day/night switch and burn all night.
+ What frequencies are in use around FAMO?
Frequencies to know:
+ What prominent reporting points are used locally?
Please research various maps for the following points used in the FAGG airspace which are not promulgated anywhere. These points have been used more and more frequently and are used by local flight schools. Then there are mandatory reporting points also included below.
+ What advice routing from the west?
Routing from the west.
+ What advice routing from the North East / East?
Routing from the North East & East.
+ How to deal with an aircraft accident scene - CAA guidance.
Please click: CAA booklet.
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