Helijet - Nanaimo Harbour Heliport - Nanaimo, BC
N 49° 09.669 W 123° 55.412
10U E 432669 N 5445780
Quick Description: The Nanaimo Harbour Heliport for Helijet's scheduled flights to and from the Vancouver Harbour Heliport.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 5/13/2022 5:01:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM165WY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
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Long Description:
The helipad is located on the shore of the Nanaimo Harbour. It is on old industrial land that used to have 2 to 3 saw mills on it. It is near the Cruise Ship dock and the terminal for Helijet is in the same building that contains the cruise ship passenger terminal along with the offices for the Nanaimo Port Authority. The terminal provides seating, washrooms, and security check.

The heliport is on asphalt. The painted landing area is has a circle of green landing lights. Beyond that is a low removable fence to keep the non-passenger public separated and safe from the pad. There are warning signs on this fence for rotorwash and not to smoke near it. There is a windsock close to the pad and as far as I know it is used exclusive use of Helijet. The pad is marked "Helijet" in the center of the triangle.
Location of Helipad: Heliport

Description of location: Beside the water of the Nanaimo Harbour.

Does the Site Have a Windsock?: Yes

Primary Puprose of the Landing Pad: Commercial

What facilities are available to passengers?: Washrooms and seating

What identifies the location as a helipad?: The standard circle with a triangle inside. The triangle has the word Helijet in it.

Did you provide a personal photo of the helipad, windsock, helicopter or other identifiable feature?: yes

Where were the coordinates taken relative to the landing pad?: The co-ordinates were taken on the concrete sidewalk about halfway between the pad and the terminal building.

Separate from an airport: yes

Landing Pad Surface: Asphalt

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