[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - aeroway=heliport

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Wed Oct 21 10:52:05 UTC 2015

On 21/10/2015 9:14 AM, johnw wrote:
>> I have created/changed all the necessary links and pages, including main feature page:
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:aeroway%3Dheliport
>> If you see something missing or needing more care, please let me know (or just fix it yourself).
> I was just updating the tags for my two heliports, and came across an issue.
> In my region we have two heliports (and no airports) - one is a common civilian commuter air terminal, the other is a JSDF military Heliport (named heliport).
> How do we handle military Heliports?
> If I change the main tag to aeroway=heliport, then the subtag of aerodrome=military is broken, right?

I simply use landuse=military. Usually covers the building=hanger too.

Keeps a consistent style for other things like ports, buildings ...

Some 'military' things can be used by civilians too .. like some of their aerodromes.

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