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This is a glossary of aviation abbreviations from the Australian CAA. The aviation jargon being rather standardised all over the world, it is 99% correct for use in Europe as well.
 


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F

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Fixed (chart symbol)
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Federal Aviation Administration of the USA
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Foreign Aircraft Air Operator's Certificate
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Facility, Facilities
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Full Authority Digital Engine Control
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Final Approach Fix
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Facilitation of International Air
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Final Approach Point
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Federal Aviation Regulations (Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation, USA)
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Final approach and take-off area
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Final Approach Waypoint
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Facsimile Transmission
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Light (used to indicate the intensity of WX phenomena, interference or static reports, eg FBL RA = light rain). From the French word "faible"
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Funnel Cloud (tornado or water spout)
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Forecast
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Friction coefficient
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Fault Detection
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Fault detection and exclusion (in relation to GPS equipment)
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Fixed Distance Lighting
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Flight Data Processing system

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