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General Information
LZ Type: Hospital
(All the same)
N 36° 08' 33" x W 86° 48' 06"
36° 08.55' x -86° 48.1'
36.14244400 x -86.80166700
FAA Nav ID: TN35
Address: 1211 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37212
Phone: (615) 322 3211
Comments: Communications (Nashville area and Vanderbilt helipads)
Notification of inbound flights shall be made to Vanderbilt Flight Communications via radio or phone 20 minutes before arrival. If you need help unloading patients, please let us know in advance.

Frequencies and Phone Numbers
Primary Radio: 122.825
Phone: (800) 288-8111

Nashville Area Advisories
1. 20 NM and 10 NM: Call with position, altitude, destination and ETA.
2. 5 NM and/or 2 minutes: Contact Flight Communications with ETA.
3. Inform Flight Communications when on final approach.
4. When departing any Nashville hospital helipad, make advisory calls and inform Flight Communication on 122.825.

Hot off-loads (off-loading patients with rotors in motion) are not allowed without permission from the LifeFlight Communications Center.
The pilot will remain on the helipad to relocate the aircraft if it is necessary.
Wind readings from Flight Communications are not always available.
Skyport does have fuel service, but is reserved for Vanderbilt LifeFlight aircraft only. Refueling is not available for visiting aircraft.
Please review all information before arriving at Vanderbilt.
Group Specific Info
Group Nav ID:
Hospital Information
Trauma Level: 1 Pediatrics: N
Cardiac: Y Burn Center: Y
Stroke: Y HR OB/Gyn: Y
Security Phone: (615) 322 3211
Security Contact: Vanderbilt FlightComm
Radio Frequency: 122.825
Emergency Department
ED Contact:
ED Phone:
Record Information
Last Update: Aug 11, 2022 5:23am Todd Curabba
Added By: Oct 16, 2013 3:23pm Lee McMurray
Weather Stations
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LZ Information
Location/Description: Rooftop Skyport atop Vanderbilt University Medical Center. *NOTE* Inner Pad (marked PVT) is reserved for Vanderbilt LifeFlight Aircraft ONLY. All other aircraft must use Outer Pad.
Hazards: Currently, construction crane in use at SW side of Skyport. FlightComm will advise crane status and any local traffic, if available.
Approach/Departure: Currently, construction crane in use at SW side of Skyport. FlightComm will advise crane status and any local traffic, if available.
Nearest Fuel
Name Dist Bearing IFR
Logan-KY-LOG12 39.4 114° ESE N
Nearest Specialty Centers
Name Dist Bearing Trauma Burn Ped Neuro
Vanderbilt Children's Hospital 0.2 114° ESE 1 Y Y Y
Tristar Skyline Medical Center 6.7 114° ESE 2 N N Y
Comm Chan:
Dimensions: 47x47
Surface: Metal
Elevation: 750 MSL, 168 AG
Jet A Fuel: Yes
Nav Freq:
Max Weight: 12,000lbs
Windsock: Rooftop
Lighting: Yes
Instrument App: Yes