London Heliport

Airport
ICAO code: 
EGLW
Summary
ICAO Region: 
EUR
Territory: 
Location: 
Battersea, London, England
Serving: 
London
Elevation: 
18 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
51° 28' 11.7" N, 0° 10' 46.369" W
Metar

Description

London Heliport, previously called Battersea Heliport is located on the south bank of the River Thames at Battersea, 3 nm southwest of Westminster Bridge and between Wandsworth Bridge and Battersea Railway Bridge. NOTE that it is open only when it is believed that SVFR minima prevail. However, since this determination is based on the METARs at EGLL, SVFR conditions may not actually exist even if the heliport is notified as 'open'.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
3/21 35 16 concrete No/No
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