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Re: USS New Jersey Helipad Marking
it appears the pad is longer towards the stern compared to prior.
Prior to 1984 the helipad on the New Jersey looked like this:
Around 1984 it changed to this:
Does anyone know of documentation explaining this change?
My speculation from the position of the lines and lights is that the original markings were set up for an approach from the starboard side and that the later markings were set up for stern approach.
Is there any authoritative source?
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