Helicopter Landing Pad

Helicopter Landing Pad (HM14LB)

Location: Fountain Valley, CA 92708 Orange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 43.574', W 117° 56.895'

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Navy purchased the land in 1943. Fixed wing planes used the airstrip into the 1950's. In 1952 Marine Helicopter pilots practiced take-offs and landings at this site up through the Vietnam era.
HM NumberHM14LB
Marker Number27
Year Placed1976
Placed ByFountain Valley Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 5:59am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 412149 N 3732205
Decimal Degrees33.72623333, -117.94825000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 43.574', W 117° 56.895'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 43' 34.44" N, 117° 56' 53.70" W
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Area Code(s)714, 626, 949
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10001 Warner Ave, Fountain Valley CA 92708, US
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