helipad

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helipad

(hĕl′ĭ-păd″) [Fr. heli(copter) + (landing) pad]
A designated landing site for helicopters. Helipads are used at hospitals for the emergent transport of critically ill and injured patients.
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They tear down their house to build a mammoth monstrosity of a mansion, complete with a helicopter pad on top
Planners have given approval for a helicopter pad to be built 135 feet away from houses at the new Birmingham superhospital in Edgbaston.
ADM Vern Clark, Chief of Naval Operations, visited Pearl Harbor on November 18 and made good use of FISC Pearl's new helicopter pad.
Congress has authorized a memorial on the Pentagon's west facade, next to the helicopter pad and near the crash site.
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Not everyone in Plymouth is thrilled about the local hospital's plans to build a helicopter pad at the facility.
Classified Philippine military intelligence reports in July, however, indicated concrete structures on the reef are equipped with antennas, a radar and a helicopter pad, calling into question China's claims that they are merely fishing facilities.
Other features include a helicopter pad, telephones in each cabin, a theater, and more than $100,000 in Alaskan art.
It ain't Disney World, but it has fun rides in the form of elevators, ferries, a helicopter pad, $1 PATH trains and soon-to-come light rail.
We will make the facility even more fan and spectator friendly while improving safety conditions with the completion of a helicopter pad," says Davis.

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