Country Comparison > Heliports

RankCountryHeliports
1Korea, South510
2United States126
3Indonesia76
4Antarctica53
5China50
6Russia48
7India41
8Taiwan32
9Canada27
10Pakistan24
11Korea, North23
12Germany22
13Iran21
14Iraq20
15Turkey20
16Japan15
17Brazil13
18Afghanistan10
19Saudi Arabia10
20Spain10
21United Kingdom9
22Burma9
23Hong Kong9
24Greece9
25East Timor8
26New Caledonia8
27Ukraine7
28Poland6
29Syria6
30Thailand6
31Sudan6
32Bosnia and Herzegovina6
33Egypt6
34Italy5
35United Arab Emirates5
36Niger5
37Nigeria5
38Peru4
39Romania4
40Kuwait4
41Kazakhstan3
42Hungary3
43Israel3
44Solomon Islands3
45Brunei3
46Bangladesh3
47Algeria3
48Malaysia3
49Panama3
50Spratly Islands3
51Oman3
52Venezuela3
53Papua New Guinea2
54Serbia2
55Philippines2
56Sierra Leone2
57Sweden2
58Argentina2
59Bulgaria2
60Ecuador2
61Colombia2
62Georgia2
63El Salvador2
64Kosovo2
65Malta2
66Libya2
67Macau2
68Mongolia1
69Montenegro1
70Monaco1
71Morocco1
72Latvia1
73Slovakia1
74Luxembourg1
75Cote d'Ivoire1
76Jordan1
77Czech Republic1
78French Polynesia1
79France1
80Guatemala1
81Gaza Strip1
82Croatia1
83Northern Mariana Islands1
84Dominica1
85Dominican Republic1
86Estonia1
87Eritrea1
88Burundi1
89Chile1
90Cambodia1
91Sri Lanka1
92Congo, Democratic Republic of the1
93Belarus1
94Australia1
95Austria1
96Azerbaijan1
97Albania1
98Angola1
99Bahrain1
100Belgium1
101Bahamas, The1
102Svalbard1
103Seychelles1
104South Africa1
105Switzerland1
106Turkmenistan1
107Qatar1
108Mexico1
109Netherlands1
110Norway1
111South Sudan1
112Vietnam1

Definition: This entry gives the total number of heliports with hard-surface runways, helipads, or landing areas that support routine sustained helicopter operations exclusively and have support facilities including one or more of the following facilities: lighting, fuel, passenger handling, or maintenance. It includes former airports used exclusively for helicopter operations but excludes heliports limited to day operations and natural clearings that could support helicopter landings and takeoffs.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

See also: Heliports map

Related News

The Historical Significance of the November 2014 Gubernatorial Election
nippon.com - 3/5/2015 9:08:52 AM
The agreement came as a great surprise to people around the country. Located in the middle of an urban area with many homes and a university campus, Futenma air station had been labeled the world’s most ... was to build a new heliport at Kadena Air ...

Bengaluru allows helipads atop 20 high-rise buildings, residential towers
Economic Times - 3/4/2015 7:15:31 AM
Brigade Enterprises is in the process of opening its maiden helipad in the city atop its 32storey World Trade Centre at Malleshwaram ... the hordes of people streaming in from across the country, more helipads will become a necessity

Board members spur Children’s Hospital campaign
Press Zoom - 2/26/2015 3:29:24 PM
“One thing led to another and Kathy and I provided seed money to help them with the heliport.” Now on the board ... Trahern, CEO for the Country Music Association (CMA), has more than 27 years of experience in network television, much of it in the ...

Video shows world's busiest heliport in Aberdeen
Evening Express - 11/18/2014 4:27:44 AM
The footage, released by the National Air Traffic Services (NATS), shows flight paths around the country and focuses on Aberdeen as part of it, as it is the busiest heliport in the world. The video takes viewers on a unique tour of some of the key features ...

Field Construction Project Manager
ReliefWeb - 2/21/2015 2:06:27 AM
CTG Global is a managed service company specializing in Recruitment, Management Consultancy, Human Resources support services and Monitoring & Evaluation in post disaster and post conflict countries around the world. CTG Global provides services to ...

The 25 Least Visited Countries In The World
businessinsider.com.au - 3/27/2013 6:55:00 AM
The least visited country in the world may not be the one you would think ... There's no airport in the landlocked neighbour of Switzerland and Austria. There's a heliport though, so if you are among those with a bank account here you may still ...

World Cup: Countries Ranked According To Their Hotels
Ventures - 6/21/2014 8:30:04 AM
Countries often expend a huge budget on the accommodation of teams, meaning the best hotels are usually booked to capacity. During the on-going world cup in Brazil ... and even a heliport. 5. Argentina – Boulevard Express, Belo Horizonte Challengers ...

Guess Which 5 Countries Do Not Have An Airport
Silicon India - 11/22/2013 2:10:22 AM
Bangalore: In the era of manifold development where nations, cities or states are well equipped with advanced infrastructure, especially in terms of transportation and accessibility, there are still some countries ... state in the world by both area ...

These countries do not have an airport!
Rediff India Abroad - 3/18/2013 5:46:56 AM
There are several cities in the world ... countries without airports... Andorra is the largest country among the ones listed here not to have an airport. The nearest airports are in Lleida, Barcelona, Toulouse and Girona. However, there are three heliports.

Kim Jong-un wants to build 'world class' ski resort in North Korea
Daily Telegraph - 5/27/2013 8:58:55 PM
No expense is being spared on the project and the resort will have a hotel, cable cars, equipment stores and a heliport, the KCNA state media ... "A skiing wave will seize the country." The North Korean leader also ordered the domestic production of ...

7 of the World's Wealthiest Politicians and the Crazy Things They Spend Their Money On
Mic - 1/30/2014 11:57:15 PM
But that's not the case for everyone: some world leaders opt ... that's equipped with two Heliports and surrounded by large mansions with 133 acres of lush vegetation. King Abdullah is criticized by many for his country's harsh violations against women ...

Japanese Aircraft Operator Aero Asahi Corporation Super Puma Helicopter Gets Swift On-Site Retrofit From MRO Company Heli-One
Business Wire - 3/2/2015 8:25:18 PM
A team from Heli-One’s facility in Boundary Bay, British Columbia, Canada, travelled to the AAC hangar at the Tokyo Heliport, and completed ... more than 230 aircraft in about 30 countries around the world.

World's biggest airport operator AENA jumps in market debut
MENAFN - 2/11/2015 4:15:49 PM
The company runs 46 airports and two heliports in Spain and another 15 in Latin America, the United States and Europe, including London's Luton. It handled nearly 196 million passengers last year, a 4.5 percent increase over 2013, making it the world's ...

Stunning time-lapse visualises flight paths over the UK
Mashable - 11/18/2014 11:22:55 AM
Each year some 2.2 million flights whisk 220 million passengers into, out of and across the country, all overseen by the watchful ... and Aberdeen, the world's busiest heliport, sends flights to oil and gas platforms in the North Sea.

Historic country houses for sale
Country Life - 11/29/2012 12:06:44 PM
or a 10-minute helicopter ride from Battersea heliport,’ says an upbeat John Denney, director of Hamptons’ country-house department. The Nazeing Park estate was built up between 1780 and 1820 by William Palmer, a successful London merchant and the ...


Embed this graph in your blog:

Only the top 10 countries will show.
Preview