helicopter stand

helicopter stand

An aircraft stand that provides for parking a helicopter and, where air-taxiing operations are contemplated, the helicopter touchdown and lift-off. Also referred to as a helicopter parking position.
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Their twin-engine helicopter stands on the helipad, ready fuelled and waiting to be taken on its next life-saving mission.
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