YWST

Westmead Hospital A & E (Rooftop)

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Elevation 127

CTAF 124.15

HLS-NVG Standard,Hospital

Contact

Identifier
YWST
City/State
Westmead, NSW
Authority
WSLHD
Person
Email
support@ozrunways.com
Phone
Helo contact : 02 8890 6609 Hosp switch : 02 8890 5555

Location

Description

Elevated HLS on NE side of Hospital (Hawkesbury Road side) above ED & Ambulance Entry. 27M x 31M GEA/LLA. 37M FATO.

Lat/Long
33° 48.30'S 150° 59.30'E
Elevation
127

Airspace Information

Description
Class G. NPA's service this site (Ref AIP DAP).
Procedures
MRI may interfere with mag/slaved compass indications. Cross-check mag compass readings against mag north indicating arrow painted on HLS prior to night/IFR departures. Simultaneous ops by > one helo not permitted.
Approach
NE or SW (065M or 255M)
Departure
NE or SW (065M or 255M)

Helipad

Max. Mass
6.8t
Obstacles
Covered walkway on NW corner (lit steady red). Vent shaft 14 metres NE & 11 metres from flight path centre line impinges 1:8 gradient (lit steady red). 9 storey building 160m to ENE (lit red strobe). Lit green Exit sign on E edge (marked red/black cross-hatching).
Surface
Concrete
Windcone
Yes - Lighted with blue beacon
Fuel
Jet A-1 at CareFlight Base, NETS Base; YSBK

Lighting

Available
Yes - green perimeter & centre-line lights with cross at aiming point. Flood lighting on separate switch.
Activation
Manually switched.
Guidance
Green centre-line lights 052M/232M. Vertical guidance using cross at aiming point for 9 deg approach (note vent shaft impinges 1:8 approach from NE).

Communication

CTAF
124.15
Callsign
Westmead
Details

Unicom 124.15