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New Guidelines for Heliport Planning, Design, and Construction

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Heliports that followed FAA guidelines had significantly fewer accidents than those that did not.

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Gene Trainor works as the communications specialist/executive technical editor for the FAA Compliance & Airworthiness Division.
This article was originally published in the September/October 2021 issue of FAA Safety Briefing magazine.
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