Indianapolis Downtown Heliport

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Indianapolis Downtown Heliport
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IATA: -ICAO: -FAA LID: 8A4
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Indianapolis Airport Authority
Serves Indianapolis
Elevation AMSL 732 ft / 223 m
Coordinates 39°45′57″N 86°08′56″W / 39.765876°N 86.148875°W / 39.765876; -86.148875Coordinates: 39°45′57″N 86°08′56″W / 39.765876°N 86.148875°W / 39.765876; -86.148875
Website Indianapolisairport.com - Heliport
Helipads
Number Length Surface
ft m
H1 60 18 Concrete

Indianapolis Downtown Heliport is a heliport located in the city centre of Indianapolis. The heliport was opened in 1969 as a private use heliport under the name Beeline Heliport and in 1979 was turned into a public facility. In 1983 the FAA picked the heliport to be part of its National Prototype Demonstration Heliport Program, a project launched to illustrate the usefulness and viability of full-service downtown heliports in the United States, and as a result it received considerable funding for improvements and expansion. It currently has one main pad for landing, an apron and two hangars. IFR approaches are possible.

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