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hel·i·pad

 (hĕl′ə-păd′)
n.
A place for helicopters to land and take off.
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helipad

(ˈhɛlɪˌpæd)
n
(Aeronautics) a place for helicopters to land and take off
[C20: from heli- + pad1]
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hel•i•pad

(ˈhɛl əˌpæd, ˈhi lə-)

n.
[1940–45]
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helipad

A prepared area designated and used for takeoff and landing of helicopters. (Includes touchdown or hover point.)
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
Translations

helipad

[ˈhelɪpæd] Nplataforma f de helicóptero, pista f de helicóptero
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

helipad

[ˈhɛlipæd] nhélistation f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

helipad

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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BUILDING work has started on a new helipad at Manchester Royal Infirmary.
An emergency call was made at 9.20pm on Friday, and the crewman was brought to the Clickimin emergency helipad shortly after midnight.
The provision of helipad will help in providing airlift facility in case of emergency.
The air ambulance called to the scene had to land at a police station opposite as there was no hospital helipad.
Summary: Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], Apr 19 (ANI): The flying squad of the Election Commission (EC) on Thursday checked the luggage of former Karnataka Chief Minister and BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa at a helipad in Shivamogga.
Summary: To get to the helipad, he jumps off a helicopter first.
Englewood, CO, January 30, 2019 --(PR.com)-- HealthONE/HCA's Swedish Medical Center, a level I trauma center and the Rocky Mountain region's primary trauma referral center, celebrated the re-opening of their rooftop helipad with a ceremonial ribbon cutting and helicopter landing by HealthONE's AirLife transport team.
The helicopter charters are available between Atlantis The Palm Helipad in Dubai and Yas Links helipad in Yas Island located few hundred metres from the entrance of Yas Marina Circuit.
Running every hour from 08.00AM until 02.00AM over three days, the choppers leave Atlantis, The Palm Helipad in Dubai and will arrive on the Yas Island helipad located few hundred meters from the entrance of Yas Marina Circuit.
The charity 'Helipads for Hospitals' is trying to collect one million cans for each helipad.
West Way Nissan, which has a dealership in Spon End, has presented a Nissan Juke Visia to the HELP Appeal, which helps fund hospital helipads across the country, including a helipad project at University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.