Triage nurse : 6244 2795 Hospital switch : 6244 2222 Notify ETA to triage nurse.
HLS at NE end of elevated car park, NW of the Women's and Children's Hospital building. HLS is ACTAS/Ambulance NSW compliant and is square & not round due to structural issues.
35° 20.63'S 149° 06.00'E
Within Canberra CTA. Clearance required. Refer ERSA.
1. Must notify triage nurse with ETA and activate "Code H" procedure to activate HLSRO (30 minutes PN reqd). 2. Avoid prolonged ground running. 3. HLS OM not yet in force.
Eastern sector App. 233° T. Western sector App. 063° T
Eastern sector Dep. 053° T. Western sector Dep. 243° T.
7.0 tonnes (certified static limit)
1.1 m. high cyclone wire fences on SW side of HLS. 2.Tall trees and wires in both NE and SW flight path sectors. 3.Hospital buildings to the NE,E and SE. 4. 2 x windsocks, both with turbulence issues. Neither currently reliable. Report as "HAZARD" if upper windsock wound around pole.
Concrete, painted and marked to meet ACTAS/Ambulance NSW HLS specifications.
Two. Action required on both.
Available at Canberra Airport.
Yes, and required to be used. Activate 5-10 mins prior to arrival. Manual back-up in place.