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
18Spain13
19Burma11
20Saudi Arabia10
21United Kingdom9
22Ukraine9
23Greece9
24Hong Kong9
25New Caledonia8
26East Timor8
27Sudan7
28Thailand7
29Egypt7
30Bosnia and Herzegovina6
31Syria6
32Poland6
33Nigeria5
34Peru5
35Spratly Islands5
36United Arab Emirates5
37Italy5
38Kuwait4
39Malaysia4
40South Sudan3
41Panama3
42Venezuela3
43Oman3
44Kazakhstan3
45Hungary3
46Israel3
47Solomon Islands3
48Bangladesh3
49Algeria3
50Colombia3
51Brunei3
52El Salvador2
53Argentina2
54Ecuador2
55Georgia2
56Libya2
57Macau2
58Malta2
59Kosovo2
60Mali2
61Switzerland2
62Sierra Leone2
63Sweden2
64Papua New Guinea2
65Serbia2
66Romania2
67Philippines2
68Seychelles1
69Qatar1
70Netherlands1
71Norway1
72Niger1
73Svalbard1
74Vietnam1
75West Bank1
76Turkmenistan1
77Monaco1
78Morocco1
79Mexico1
80Mongolia1
81Montenegro1
82Lebanon1
83Latvia1
84Slovakia1
85Luxembourg1
86Croatia1
87Guatemala1
88Gaza Strip1
89Jordan1
90Australia1
91Austria1
92Azerbaijan1
93Angola1
94Bahrain1
95Belgium1
96Bahamas, The1
97Afghanistan1
98Belarus1
99Bulgaria1
100Czech Republic1
101French Polynesia1
102France1
103Northern Mariana Islands1
104Dominican Republic1
105Estonia1
106Eritrea1
107Burundi1
108Chile1
109Cambodia1
110Sri Lanka1
111Congo, 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, 2020

See also: Heliports map

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