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Aviation abbreviation dictionary
                                                 

F

F — Degrees Fahrenheit
FA — Final approach
FAA — Federal Aviation Administration
FAAOC — Foreign Aircraft Air Operator’s Certificate
FAC — Facility
FADEC — Full authority digital engine control
FAF — Final approach fix
FAL — Facilitation of International Air
FANS — Future Air Navigation Systems
FAP — Final approach point
FAR — Federal Acquisition Regulation
FAR — Federal Aviation Regulations
FAST — Final approach spacing tool
FATO — Final approach and takeoff area
FAWP — Final approach waypoint
FAX — Facsimile transmission
FBO — Fixed based operator
FC — Funnel cloud
FCC — Flight control computer
FCST — Forecast
FCT — Friction coefficient
FCU — Flight control unit
FD — Fault detection
FD — Flight sirector
FDAMS — Flight data acquisition and management system
FDE — Fault detection and exclusion
FDL — Fixed distance lighting
FDPS — Flight data processing system
FDR — Flight data recorder
FDS — Flight director system
FEATS — Future European Air Traffic System
FEB — February
FEW — Few
FF — Fuel Flow
FFR — Flood, fire relief
FG — Fog
FGS/C — Flight guidance system/computer
FIA — Flight information area
FIC — Flight information centre
FIO — Flight information office
FIR — Flight information region
FIS — Flight information segion
FISA — Flight information service (automated)
FISS — Flight snformation service station
FIX — Fault Isolation Manual
FL — Flight level
FLCH — Flight level change
FLD — Field
FLG — Flashing
FLIDRAS — Flight data replay and analysis system
FLIR — Forward looking infra red
FLR — Flares
FLT — Flight
FLTCK — Flight check
FLUC — Fluctuate, fluctuating, fluctuation
FLW — Follow, following
FLY — Fly, flying
FM — From
FMA — Flight mode annunciator
FMC — Flight management computer
FMGC — Flight management guidance computer
FMGS — Flight management guidance system
FMS — Flight management System
FMU — Flow management unit
FNA — Final approach
FNPT — Flight and navigation procedures trainer
FO — First officer
FOD — Foreign object damage
FOI — Flying operations inspector
FOQA — Flight operations quality assurance
FPA — Flight path angle
FPA — Focal plane array
FPD — Flight plan designator
FPL — Filed flight plan message
FPM — Feet per minute
FPR — Flight plan route
FQIS — Fuel quantity indicating system
FR — Fuel Remaining
FR — From
FRA — Flap retraction altitude
FREQ — Frequency
FRM — Fault Reporting Manual
FRMS — Fatigue risk management system
FRNG — Firing
FRONT — Front
FRQ — Frequent
FS — Flight service
FSF — Flight Safety Foundation
FSL — Full stop landing
FSS — Flight service station
FST — First
FT — Feet
FTD — Flight training device
FTE — Full time equivalent
FTO — Flight training organisation
FU — Smoke
FXD — Fixed
FZ — Freezing
FZDZ — Freezing drizzle
FZFG — Freezing fog
FZL — Freezing level
FZRA — Freezing rain

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