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General Information
LZ Type: Hospital
(All the same)
N 38° 59' 51" x W 77° 06' 36"
38° 59.85' x -77° 06.59'
38.99748500 x -77.10991600
FAA Nav ID: 5MD9
Address: 8600 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: 301-896-3051
Comments: Heliport use: PPR - MEDICAL USE.
Activation Date: 02/1994
Sectional Chart: WASHINGTON
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Wind indicator: Lighted
Lights: SS-SR
Beacon: White-Green-Yellow (heliport)
Operates sunset to sunrise
Group Specific Info
Group Nav ID:
Hospital Information
Trauma Level: 3 Pediatrics: N
Cardiac: Y Burn Center: N
Stroke: Y HR OB/Gyn: N
Security Phone: 301-896-2500
Security Contact: Cindy Notobartolo
Radio Frequency:
Emergency Department
ED Contact: Melissa Meyers, RN, BSN, MBA
ED Phone: 301-896-3051
Record Information
Last Update: Mar 24, 2018 3:00pm Richard Dohmen
Added By: Sep 22, 2010 6:43am Gene Jones
Weather Stations
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LZ Information
Location/Description: Rooftop pad located on overhang on the E side of the Hospital.
Hazards: Hospital building on the W and SW side of the pad. Residential homes 500 Ft. West; North & South of the helipad.
Approach/Departure: APCH/DEP Paths are in a 180 degree ARC from 070-250. VGSI: Tri-color VASI on right.
Nearest Fuel
Name Dist Bearing IFR
Pentagon Army Heliport 7.8 118° ESE N
Nearest Specialty Centers
Name Dist Bearing Trauma Burn Ped Neuro
Washington Hospital Center - MedSTAR 6.0 118° ESE 1 Y N Y
Childrens National Medical Center (STAT Medevac 18) 6.1 118° ESE 1 Y Y Y
George Washington University Hospital 6.4 118° ESE 1 N N Y
Comm Chan: Medical: SysCom 123.05.
Dimensions: 60' X 60'
Surface: Concrete
Elevation: 382 ft. (surveyed)
Jet A Fuel: No
Nav Freq:
Max Weight:
Windsock: Yes
Lighting: Perimeter Lights
Instrument App: No