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User currently offlineChris-CLT From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 13 hours ago) and read 2438 times:

Does anyone know of a place (web site, book, etc.) with airline and airport codes/abbreviations? I'm not an airline professional, just an enthusiast, and often don't know which airline or airport is being referred to in these forums.

I guess I'm really showing my ignorance, but I'm trying to learn! Perhaps those that read this could just reply with your favorite airlines and airports in your area? Just an idea... 8)

Thanks to everyone for contributing -- this is a great site!

Chris
Charlotte, NC

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User currently offlineFLY777UAL From United States of America, joined May 1999, 4512 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 2369 times:

I'll start by going down the West Coast, then working my way across the US:
SEA--Seattle, WA
PDX--Portland, OR
MFR--Medford, OR
GEG--Spokane, WA
BOI--Boise, ID
SMF--Sacramento, CA
SFO--San Fran. CA
OAK--Oakland, CA
SJC--San Jose, CA
RNO--Reno, NV
TVL--Lake Tahoe, CA
FAT--Fresno, CA
LAX--(duh)
SNA--John Wayne/Orange Cty., CA
SBA--Santa Barbara, CA
BUR--Burbank/Glendale/Pasadena, CA
ONT--Ontario, CA
SAN--San Diego, CA
SLC--Salt Lake City, UT
EGE--Vail, CO
DEN--Denver, CO
COS--Colorado Springs, CO
LAS--Las Vegas, NV
PHX--Phoenix, AZ
ORD--Chicago (O'Hare) IL
MDW--Chicago (Midway) IL
MSP--Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
DTW--Detroit Twin Cities, MI
DET--Detroit City, MI
STL--St. Louis, MO
MSY--New Orleans, LA
DFW--Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX

Gotta run...maybe someone else can finish off the list (or give a website)...!!!

FLY777UAL


User currently offlineSocc From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 2361 times:

try this link
http://www1.drive.net/evird.acgi$pass*19092878!_h-www.landings.com/_landings/pages/search.html#airports


User currently offlinePerthWA From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 2357 times:

For airport abbreviations and links to airport sites, surf on over to
http://www.travel.com/aviation/avap.htm

there is a substantial list there, what you can do also is send an email to an airline requesting a hard copy of tehre timetable, this is free and they should have it out to you in about a week, in there they list many airlines and codes plus airports and codes!

Later Buddy

PerthWA


User currently offlineMarkdc10 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 2353 times:

Chris,

Check at your local library for a copy of the "Offical Airline Guide" they have a list of all the airport codes worldwide. If not, check at a travel agency and see if they might not let you have old copy of the book. It comes out monthly. Also, if you want I could send you the toll free number to them. Let me know.

Mark


User currently offlineHawaiian717 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 3192 posts, RR: 7
Reply 5, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 2349 times:

A site I like to use to decode airport codes is http://www.uni-karlsruhe.de/~un9v/atm/ase.html.

For airline codes (2 letter, 3 letter, and callsign), I know of two good sites - the first one is my own: http://www.geocities.com/hawaiian717/airinfo.html and http://www.decollage.org/airliners/ang/iical.htm.


User currently offlineDan From France, joined Aug 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 2342 times:

Hi Chris

This is the place to go:

IATA

This is the place, where they make them all up  

Best regards Dan


User currently offlineBofredrik From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (14 years 10 months 1 week 2 hours ago) and read 2335 times:

Visit OAG.COM. They have everything you need...

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