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Medicant Island Heliport

FAA: LS56

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LS56 Heliport Location

Latitude: 
29-20-11.8070N (29.336613)
Longitude: 
089-59-03.2590W (-89.984239)
Elevation: 
15.0 feet MSL (5 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.8 W (as of November 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
6 N.M. NW of Grand Isle, Louisiana
Found On: 
Houston Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

LS56 Heliport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: H1 is 25 ft (8 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

LS56 Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1015 feet (309 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

LS56 Heliport Services

LS56 Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
THOMAS E TUCKER
PO BOX 1352
ALEXANDRIA, LA 71309
318-445-8225
LOUISIANA INTRASTATE GAS CORP
PO BOX 1352
ALEXANDRIA, LA 71309
318-445-8225

LS56 Heliport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  De Ridder(DRI)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
37.9 Houma-Terrebonne Airport
(HUM KHUM HUM)
291 291 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.9 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
(MSY KMSY MSY)
340 341 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.4 Lakefront Airport
(NEW KNEW NEW)
356 357 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
54.8 Port Of South Louisiana Executive Regional Airport
(APS)
325 326 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
61.2 Slidell Airport
(KASD ASD)
7 8 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
66.5 St Tammany Regional Airport
(L31)
359 360 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
67.7 Stennis International Airport
(KHSA HSA)
23 24 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
69.0 Diamondhead Airport
(66Y)
26 27 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
70.6 Louisiana Regional Airport
(REG)
315 315 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
74.2 Harry P Williams Memorial Airport
(PTN KPTN PTN)
287 287 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
74.6 Hammond Northshore Regional Airport
(KHDC HDC)
342 343 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
79.9 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
(GPT KGPT GPT)
36 38 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
88.8 George R Carr Memorial Air Field Airport
(BXA KBXA BXA)
3 4 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
90.5 Poplarville-Pearl River County Airport
(M13)
15 16 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
93.9 Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field Airport
(BTR KBTR BTR)
320 320 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
100.0 Dean Griffin Memorial Airport
(M24)
25 27 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Where to Stay Near LS56 Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near LS56 Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from LS56 Airport Price
no Days Inn Galliano La 19.7 79.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Galliano 22.1 171.84 USD
no Best Western Isabelle Court 22.3 149.00 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Belle Chasse/New Orleans 25.2 72.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Westbank 37.4 119.99 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Harvey 37.5 120.00 USD
no Comfort Suites Harvey 37.7 94.00 USD
yes Sun Suites Of New Orleans 39.1 45.00 USD
yes Travelodge New Orleans West Harvey Hotel 39.3 67.00 USD
no Baymont Inn And Suites Marrero 39.3 64.00 USD
no Comfort Inn 39.3 85.00 USD
no Express Inn & Suites Westwego 40.5 69.00 USD
no Best Western Bayou Inn 40.8 69.99 USD
yes La Quinta Inn New Orleans West Bank 40.8 79.00 USD
no Holiday Inn New Orleans Westbank Tower 40.9 109.00 USD
no Maison Perrier - Bed And Breakfast 41.2 130.00 USD
no The Garden District Bed And Breakfast - Adults Only 41.3 130.00 USD
yes Best Western Plus St. Charles Inn 41.3 152.99 USD
no Hampton Inn New Orleans (St. Charles Ave.) 41.3 179.00 USD
no Avenue Inn Bed And Breakfast 41.4 119.00 USD
yes AAE Bourbon House Mansion 41.4 25.00 USD
no Suburban Extended Stay Avondale 41.4 80.00 USD
no Annabelles House Bed And Breakfast 41.4 0.00 USD
no Hotel Indigo New Orleans Garden District 41.7 144.55 USD
no Avenue Plaza Resort 41.7 84.15 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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