Egypt

Sinai Peninsula: Mount Catherine

Fly out of St Catherine on the Sinai Peninsula and visit Mount Catherine (Gabal Katrine) at 2,629 m (8,625 ft), the highest mountain in Egypt.

NOTAM: 24 nm: Mount Catherine at WP 4 | 83 nm: Entire route including two valley runs. Airport elev. 4,333 ft

EASTER EGG: About 11.6 nm past WP5 there appears to be a crash site to the right of track

Waypoints


WP 1 - St. Katherine / Niweibaa Road

WP 2 - Hotel St. Catherine

WP 3 - Town: Saint Catherine

Saint Catherine's Monastery is in the valley to your left

WP 4 - Mountain: Mount Catherine - approaching from N

WP 4 - Mountain: Mount Catherine - western slopes

WP 4 - Mountain: Mount Catherine - summit

WP 4 - Mountain: Mount Catherine - western slopes

WP 5 - Valley

Low level in the valley

WP 5 - Valley exit | Fly SE along base of mountains

WP 6 - Valley entrance


EASTER EGG: About 11.6 nm past WP5 there appears to be a crash site to the right of track


WP 7 - Turn left HDG 349

WP 8 - 2nm E of Mount Catherine

Mount Catherine eastern slopes

WP 9 - St. Katherine / Niweibaa Road (same as WP1)

Saint Catherine HESC
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