YXCM

Cooma Hospital

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Elevation 2700

CTAF 118.1 (YCOM / YPFT CTAF)

HLS-NVG Basic,Hospital

Contact

Identifier
YXCM
City/State
Cooma, NSW
Authority
Cooma Hospital
Person
Email
support@ozrunways.com
Phone
Hospital switch : 6455 3222

Location

Description

Concrete HLS within hospital grounds on southern side of township.

Lat/Long
36° 14.53'S 149° 07.81'E
Elevation
2700

Airspace Information

Description
Procedures
**SAFETY ALERT** - due to proximity of the childcare centre on SE side of HLS, AW139 OPERATIONS ARE NOT PERMITTED BETWEEN 0600-1900 MON-FRI (excluding NSW public holidays) due to potential downwash hazard. Rotary Park (sports oval 0.4nm north of hospital - refer to screenshot below) is to be used as the alternate HLS during these times. Ambulance required for transfer to the hospital.
Approach
North-west & East
Departure
North-west & East

Helipad

Max. Mass
Obstacles
Power lines to the south and west. **CAUTION -** fence around HLS on the western side is slightly higher than the concrete pad. Tail clearance may be reduced.
Surface
Concrete
Windcone
Yes
Fuel
Fuel may be available at Cooma Airport

Lighting

Available
Yes - manually switched. Notify ETA to hospital switch.
Activation
Guidance

Communication

CTAF
118.1 (YCOM / YPFT CTAF)
Callsign
Details