West 30th Street Heliport

Airport
ICAO code: 
KJRA
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Manhattan, New York,
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Aerial View: 
40° 45' 16.654" N, 74° 0' 24.509" W
Airport BS: 
Bird Strike
Airport WX: 
Low Level Turbulence
Metar

Description

Busy heliport on the west side of Manhattan in New York City. The heliport if due to close at the end of 2012.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms (hurricanes).

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