Country Comparison > Heliports

RankCountryHeliports
1United States5,287
2Korea, South466
3Indonesia76
4Antarctica53
5Russia49
6India45
7China39
8Taiwan31
9Canada26
10Iran26
11Germany23
12Korea, North23
13Pakistan23
14Turkey20
15Iraq16
16Japan16
17Brazil13
18Burma11
19Saudi Arabia10
20Spain10
21United Kingdom9
22Ukraine9
23Afghanistan9
24Greece9
25Hong Kong9
26East Timor8
27New Caledonia8
28Thailand7
29Egypt7
30Bosnia and Herzegovina6
31Syria6
32Sudan6
33Poland6
34Peru5
35Nigeria5
36United Arab Emirates5
37Italy5
38Kuwait4
39Malaysia4
40Oman3
41Spratly Islands3
42Panama3
43Venezuela3
44Kazakhstan3
45Hungary3
46Israel3
47Bangladesh3
48Algeria3
49Brunei3
50Colombia3
51Solomon Islands3
52Ecuador2
53El Salvador2
54Argentina2
55Georgia2
56Kosovo2
57Malta2
58Mali2
59Libya2
60Macau2
61Papua New Guinea2
62Serbia2
63Romania2
64Philippines2
65Sierra Leone2
66Sweden2
67Switzerland2
68Turkmenistan1
69Svalbard1
70Seychelles1
71South Africa1
72Qatar1
73Mexico1
74Niger1
75Netherlands1
76Norway1
77South Sudan1
78Vietnam1
79West Bank1
80Mongolia1
81Montenegro1
82Monaco1
83Morocco1
84Jordan1
85Lebanon1
86Latvia1
87Slovakia1
88Luxembourg1
89Cote d'Ivoire1
90Estonia1
91Eritrea1
92Croatia1
93Guatemala1
94Gaza Strip1
95Australia1
96Austria1
97Belarus1
98Bulgaria1
99Azerbaijan1
100Albania1
101Angola1
102Bahrain1
103Belgium1
104Bahamas, The1
105Czech Republic1
106French Polynesia1
107France1
108Northern Mariana Islands1
109Dominican Republic1
110Burundi1
111Chile1
112Cambodia1
113Sri Lanka1
114Congo, Democratic Republic of the1

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, 2019

See also: Heliports map

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