Nevada Appeal at 150: Sept. 10, 1954: Test first hospital heliport | NevadaAppeal.com

Nevada Appeal at 150: Sept. 10, 1954: Test first hospital heliport

A test landing of the first hospital heliport takes place atop a Santa Monica, Calif., hospital. It is pronounced a success after the first patient to do so lands on the 400-foot square platform.

This continues the Appeal’s review of news stories and headlines during its Sesquicentennial year.