[HOT] Nepal Earthquake - Experienced JOSM users needed : Pilot task to trace helicopter landing in remote areas

Jean-Guilhem Cailton jgc at arkemie.com
Sat May 2 15:25:10 UTC 2015

Hi Michael,

In case it could be useful to imagine landing situations, you can find
photos, and a CNN video, of helicopters landing in my recent Twitter
timeline, like :


Best wishes,


Le 02/05/2015 14:57, Michael a écrit :
> Hi,
> Am 02.05.2015 um 02:36 schrieb Pierre Béland:
>> we are requested to help to locate official and potential helicopters
>> landing to help for the relief of remote areas in the mountains. This
>> is not an easy job and we ask again for experienced contributors that
>> can play with the various Image layers and evaluate helicopters
>> landing. See the pilote task http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/1023
> I agree that this is not easy. After finishing two small tasks I had
> not found any marked helipad but added some "leisure=common".
> So I was to not sure if I was looking for an example and with the help
> of overpass finally found one. In case anyone else had the same
> question and for reference here the coodinates:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=19/28.29210/84.37631
> In the imagery you can see the "H" in a circle of about 10 meters size.
> Michael (user Ohr)
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