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University Hospital & Medical Center Heliport

FAA: 56FA

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56FA Heliport Location

Latitude: 
26-12-43.2800N (26.212022)
Longitude: 
080-15-20.4900W (-80.255692)
Elevation: 
12.0 feet MSL (4 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.7 W (as of July 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. W of Tamarac, Florida
Found On: 
Miami Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

56FA Heliport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: H1 is 40 ft (12 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

56FA Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1012 feet (308 m)

56FA Heliport Services

56FA Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
MARK CAIN
7201 UNIVERSITY DRIVE
TAMARAC, FL 33321
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, LTD
7201 UNIVERSITY DRIVE
TAMARAC, FL 33321

56FA Heliport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Miami(MIA)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
4.7 Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
(FXE KFXE FXE)
100 107 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
8.1 Pompano Beach Airpark Airport
(PPM KPMP PMP)
74 81 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
10.2 Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport
(FLL KFLL FLL)
145 152 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
12.7 North Perry Airport
(HWO KHWO HWO)
176 183 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
12.8 Boca Raton Airport
(BCT KBCT BCT)
38 45 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
18.3 Opa-Locka Executive Airport
(OPF KOPF OPF)
183 190 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
24.6 Palm Beach County Park Airport
(LNA KLNA LNA)
21 28 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.1 Miami International Airport
(MIA KMIA MIA)
184 191 Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
29.5 Palm Beach International Airport
(PBI KPBI PBI)
16 23 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
35.2 Miami Executive Airport
(TMB KTMB TMB)
195 202 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.1 North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport
(F45)
2 9 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.6 Palm Beach Co Glades Airport
(PHK KPHK PHK)
325 332 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
44.0 Homestead ARB Airport
(HST KHST HST)
189 196 100LL, Jet A
45.7 Miami Homestead General Aviation Airport
(X51)
200 206 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.5 Indiantown Airport
(X58)
348 355 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.0 Airglades Airport
(2IS)
306 312 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
58.2 Witham Field Airport
(SUA KSUA SUA)
1 8 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
63.0 Immokalee Regional Airport
(IMM KIMM IMM)
282 288 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
64.9 Everglades Airpark Airport
(X01)
250 256 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
70.5 La Belle Municipal Airport
(X14)
296 302 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 56FA Airport Price
no Mainstay Suites Tamarac 1.3 89.99 USD
no Comfort Suites Sawgrass 1.3 109.99 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Coral Springs 1.9 87.00 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites Ft. Lauderdale/West-Sawgrass/Tamarac, Fl 2.5 101.15 USD
no Hampton Inn Ft. Lauderdale-Commercial Blvd. 3.4 101.15 USD
yes All Inclusive Inverray Vacation Resort 3.4 82.00
yes Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Sunrise-Ft. Lauderdale 3.4 108.00 USD
no Ramada Plaza Fort Lauderdale 3.7 45.50 USD
no La Quinta Inn And Suites Fort Laurderdale Tamarac 3.7 65.00 USD
yes Homestead Fort Lauderdale - Tamarac 3.8 95.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Fort Lauderdale Tamarac East 3.9 69.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Coral Springs University Drive South 3.9 65.00 USD
no Comfort Inn Ft Lauderdale 4.1 69.99 USD
yes Towneplace Suites Fort Lauderdale West 4.4 99.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Coral Springs University Drive 4.4 75.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Sawgrass Conference Center 4.5 69.49 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Plantation 4.5 103.00 USD
yes Crossland Fort Lauderdale - Commercial Blvd. 4.6 75.00 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott North Cypress Creek 4.8 109.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Fort Lauderdale North - Executive Airport 6.0 102.82 USD
yes Sheraton Suites Plantation 6.0 129.00 USD
no Wyndham Palm-Aire 6.1 16.50 USD
yes Staybridge Suites Ft. Lauderdale-Plantation 6.1 100.00 USD
no Palm-Aire Resort 6.1 59.00 USD
yes La Quinta And Suites Fort Lauderdale Cypress Creek 6.1 99.00 USD
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