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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The Bell Helicopter stand is #2 in the Aviation Exhibition Area and will also feature a Bell 407.
Right, an MOD helicopter stands watch as a boarding party approaches the yacht LA(Phot) Stephen Johncock/MOD Cr
RELIEF Ronnie Martin thanked everyone who helped him AMAZING EFFORT A rescue helicopter stands ready as Ronnie Martin is dug out of the sand at Druridge Bay
The total expense of maintaining single helicopter stands at more than Rs 0.
A POLICE helicopter stands burnt out after an arson attack yesterday morning.
police, if a target flees into a building, the helicopter stands by as personnel on the ground attempt to flush him out into the open.
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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