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APS Charts - Aeronautical Abbreviations and Acronyms
Category: Travel and Transportation > Aeronautics
Date & country: 11/09/2007, USA
Words: 1447


AA
abbreviation: Aruba (Netherlands southern Caribbean island

AAF
abbreviation: Army Air Field

AAI
abbreviation: Angle of Approach Indicator; also, angle of Attack Indicator

AAL
abbreviation: above airport level; also, Aircraft Approach Limitations

AAS
abbreviation: Airport Advisory Service

AB
abbreviation: Alberta (Canada western prairie province); also, Aerodrome Beacon; also, Airbase

abm
abbreviation: abeam

abt
abbreviation: about

abv
abbreviation: aboveACA Arctric Control Area

AC
abbreviation: Antigua, Barbuda (UK Caribbean northeastern islands)

ACC
abbreviation: Air Combat Command; also, Area Control Center

ACCID
abbreviation: notification of aircraft accident

accom
abbreviation: acclomodate

acft
abbreviation: aircraft

ACL
abbreviation: altimeter check locastion

ACLS
abbreviation: Automatic Carrier Landing System

ACN
abbreviation: Aircraft Classification Number

acpt
abbreviation: accept

act
abbreviation: activity

ACW
abbreviation: Aircraft Control and Warning

ADA
abbreviation: Advisory Area

ADC
abbreviation: Aerospace Defense Command

ADCC
abbreviation: Air Defense Control Center

ADCF
abbreviation: air defense control facility

ADCUS
abbreviation: Advise Customs

ADDC
abbreviation: Air Defense Diection Center

addn
abbreviation: addition

ADF
abbreviation: Automatic Direction Finder

adj
abbreviation: adjacent

admin
abbreviation: administration

ADR
abbreviation: Advisory Route

advs
abbreviation: advise

advsy
abbreviation: advisory

AEIS
abbreviation: Aeronautical Enroute Information Service

AER
abbreviation: Approach End of Runway

AF
abbreviation: Afghanistan

AFA
abbreviation: Army Flight Activity

AFB
abbreviation: Air Force Base

afct
abbreviation: affect

AFFF
abbreviation: Aqueous Film Forming Foam

AFFSA
abbreviation: Air Force Flight Standards Agency

AFHP
abbreviation: Air Force Heliport

AFI
abbreviation: African/Indian Ocean (ICAO Regiom; also, Air Force Instruction

AFIL
abbreviation: Flight plan filed while airborne

AFIO
abbreviation: Authorization for Fighter Interceptor Operations

AFIS
abbreviation: Aerodrome Flight Information Service

afld
abbreviation: Airfield

AFM
abbreviation: Air Force Manual

AFMC
abbreviation: Air Force Material Command

AFOD
abbreviation: US Army Flight Operations Detachment

AFR
abbreviation: Air Force Regulation

AFRC
abbreviation: Armed Forces Reserve Center

AFRC
abbreviation: Air Force Reserve Command

AFRS
abbreviation: Air Force Radio Stations

aft
abbreviation: after

AFTN
abbreviation: Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network

AG
abbreviation: Agriculture; also, Algeria (N Africa nation on Med sea)

AGA
abbreviation: airfield or air routes grounnd aids

agcy
abbreviation: agency

AGL
abbreviation: above ground level

agn
abbreviation: again

AHP
abbreviation: Army heliport

AIP
abbreviation: Aeronautical Information Publication

AIRAC
abbreviation: aeronautical information regulation and control

AIREP
abbreviation: Air Reports (Metro) in Plain Language

AIRNAVO
abbreviation: US Navy Air Naviation Office

AIS
abbreviation: Aeronautical Information Services

AJ
abbreviation: Azerbaijan (CIS nation on W shore of Caspian Sea)

AK
abbreviation: Alaska (49th USA arctic-subarctic state)

AL
abbreviation: Alabama (ConUS southeast state); also, Approach and Landing Chart

ALA
abbreviation: alighting area

ALERFA
abbreviation: alert phase

ALF
abbreviation: Auxiliary Landing Field

ALS
abbreviation: Approach Light System

ALSF
abbreviation: High Intensity ALS Category I configuration (code)

ALSF-1
abbreviation: High Intensity ALS Category I configuration with sequenced Flashers (code)

ALSF-2
abbreviation: High Intensity ALS Category II configuration with sequenced Flashers (code)

alt
abbreviation: altitude

altn
abbreviation: alternate

ALTRV
abbreviation: Altitude Reservation)

AM
abbreviation: Armenia (CIS nation on W shore of Caspian Sea); also, Amplitude Modulation; also, ante meridiem, midnight to noon

AMC
abbreviation: Air Mobility Command

amd
abbreviation: amend

ammo
abbreviation: ammunition

AMSL
abbreviation: Above Mean Sea Level

ANG
abbreviation: Air National Guard

ANGS
abbreviation: Air National Guard Station

ANO
abbreviation: Air Navigation Order

ant
abbreviation: antenna

AO
abbreviation: Angola

AOE
abbreviation: Airport/Aerodrome of Entry

apch
abbreviation: approach

apn
abbreviation: apron

APO
abbreviation: Air Force or Army Post Office

APP CON
abbreviation: Approach Control

Apr
abbreviation: April

aprx
abbreviation: approximate

APU
abbreviation: Auxiliary Power Unit

apv
abbreviation: approve

apvl
abbreviation: approval