Reflections on the Interrelation of Helicopter and Heliport Design

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Publication date: 1 November 1955


THE reason for using the helicopter in transport is neither its performance nor its own cost, but the nature and design of its operating site. To separate the two, as is sometimes done in discussions of comparative merits of helicopters and aeroplanes, is clearly a futile exercise.


Shapiro, J. (1955), "Reflections on the Interrelation of Helicopter and Heliport Design", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 27 No. 11, pp. 378-383.

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