Definition of heliport
: a landing and takeoff place for a helicopter
Recent Examples of heliport from the Web
Los Angeles has maybe six or seven air fields, but more than 300 heliports.
Fontvieille is also home to Monaco’s heliport, which offers service to the airport in Nice, the closest international airport, about a 45-minute drive from Monaco.
Trump’s revised schedule was to take him straight from a waterside heliport to the Intrepid, docked on the Hudson River and relatively isolated from the rest of the city.
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Definition of heliport for English Language Learners
: a small airport that is designed for use by helicopters
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Definition of heliport for Students
: a place for a helicopter to land and take off
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