helicopter landing site


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helicopter landing site

helicopter landing site
A helicopter landing zone with 6 landing sites.
A designated subdivision of a helicopter landing zone in which a single flight or a wave of assault helicopters lands to embark or disembark troops and/or cargo. This is designated by the letter H. See helicopter landing zone.
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He added: "The enhancement of helicopter landing sites across Wales is an integral part of the work to ensure timely delivery of the EMRTS Cymru team and specialist equipment to those patients.
description of the procurement: Construction work for the erection of a helicopter landing site on the roof of the kinderklinik (8th floor) and 2 lift towers.
On Saturday Tynemouth VLB assisted at Newcastle Royal Victoria Infirmary's helicopter landing site after a Sea King from RAF R Boulmer airlifted a man in need of medical help after he fell ill on a dive boat just off Farne Islands at 4.
Rifleman Wild's CO Lt Col Rob Thomson said: "As point man, Rifleman Wild was always on the lookout for IEDs and it is tragic but typical that he died helping to carry a wounded friend to a helicopter landing site for evacuation.
Corporal Joanne Balharry is second in command of a team co-ordinating the helicopter landing site (HLS) in the Lashkar Gah Operating Base in Southern Helmand Province.
Sudan's FVP and South Sudan's government President Salva Kiir on his arrival at UNMIS Abyei helicopter landing site, on July 9 (photo Ngor Arol Garang)
L/Cpl Dennis, from Llanelli, South Wales, had just helped secure a helicopter landing site so casualties could be airlifted away for treatment when he was killed by an improvised explosive device.
Private Damien Jackson, 19, from South Shields, was killed on July 5 as he tried to clear a helicopter landing site.
45am on Saturday when Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade were called by Humber Coastguard and asked to man Richardson Road Helicopter Landing Site where RAF Rescue Helicopter 131 from RAF Boulmer was due to land with the casualty.
The helicopter landing site would be outside Southport Hospital's accident and emergency wing.
On July 5 Private Damien Jackson, 19, from South Shields, was killed in an ambush in the Sangin valley, as he tried to clear a helicopter landing site.
The 19-year-old died in a region over-run with Taliban forces and drug dealers as he tried to secure a helicopter landing site for the British Army.
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