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Great River Medical Center, West Burlington, IA
concrete surface heliport highlighting turf surrounding its perimeter
to avoid dust and debris
being hurled by the helicopter’s downwash. Note, the heliport’s
perimeter line is set inside the slab, leaving a non-helicopter operating
area for the surface perimeter lights. This avoids the helicopter’s
skids and the perimeter lighting fixtures from being damaged.