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Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Edition

Sun Jun 03, 2012 10:05 pm

Hello everyone!

Since there are around 8 months since this subject was last brought up, my question is: Have you, judging by IATA codes, flown to/from airports of all the alphabet? If not, how many do you have and what airports are they?

Mine:

A: AEY ATL
B: BCN BIU BKK BOM BOS BWI
C: CDG CGN CLT CPH CUZ
D: DEL DXB
E: EGS
F: FAO FLR FRA
G: GLA
H: HAM HKG
I: IAH
J: JFK
K: KEF
L: LGW LHR LIM LPA LUX
M: MAN MCO MCT MUC
N: NRT
O: OKC ORD
P: PHL
Q:
R: RKV
S: SIN SFB SRQ
T: TPA TUL
U:
V: VEY VRN
X:
Y: YYZ
Z:

21/25 for me. I'm maybe going to Christmas Island, Australia (XCH) in the next few years (no joke!). That would be awesome.

Summer greetings, Sveinn Th.  
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Sun Jun 03, 2012 10:19 pm

*XXX* means that I will add this airport to my log within two months.


A: AMS, ARN, ATL
B: BCN, BGY, BMA, BOS, *BUR*, *BWI*
C: CDG, CLT, CPH, *CLE*
D: DTW, *DCA*
E: EWR
F: FRA
G: GOT
H: HAJ, HEL
I: IAD, IAH
J: JFK
K:
L: LAX, LHR, *LGA*, *LAS*
M: MMX, MUC, *MSP*
N: NYO
O: *ORD*, *OSL*
P: *PHX*, *PIT*
Q:
R: RIX
S: SBA, SFO, *SLC*, *SAN*
T: THN, *TLL*
U:
V: VBY, VIE, VXO
W:
X:
Y:
Z: ZRH

EDIT: Adding W, such a blunder. To my defence, I just copied and pasted the alphabet.

[Edited 2012-06-03 15:25:54]
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Sun Jun 03, 2012 10:19 pm

Sveinn... just because the letter W isn't in the Icelandic alphabet, doesn't mean you can ignore it!  

kv.
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Sun Jun 03, 2012 10:25 pm

Quoting icelander (Reply 2):

Oops! I forgot it! (I didn't use the Icelandic alphabet song which lacks a W while remembering the alphabet...    )

so, here it is:

W:

 

Also, BIU is Bildudalur, Iceland, EGS is Egilsstadir, Iceland, MCT is Muscat, Oman and VEY is Vestmannaeyjar (Westman Islands), Iceland.

cheers, Sveinn  
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Sun Jun 03, 2012 11:37 pm

Quoting B747forever (Reply 1):
EDIT: Adding W, such a blunder. To my defence, I just copied and pasted the alphabet.

Hehe I forgot it too.  

So, you have 20/26, I have 21/26. Only stats so far. Martin, you need to stop by at KEF! Also, going to Canada would be good for your alphabet.  
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 12:12 am

Below is a list of one for each letter (not all the airports I've been to). Having flown around China quite a bit helps a lot. Still missing Q, U, and V.

A: ATL
B: BKI
C: CAN
D: DUB
E: EWR
F: FOC
G: GTE
H: HUI
I: ICN
J: JNB
K: KHH
L: LHR
M: MIG
N: NNG
O: ORD
P: PVG
Q:
R: REP
S: SIN
T: TSN
U:
V:
W: WUH
X: XIY
Y: YOW
Z: ZHA

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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 12:12 am

A: AMS, ATH, ATL
B: BBU, BCN, *BLQ*, BOS, BRU
C: CDG, CLT, CVG
D: DCA, DEN, DTW
E: EWR
F: FCO, FLL, FRA
G:
H: HNL
I: IAD
J: JFK
K: *KIV*
L: LAX, *LCA*, LGA, LHR, LIS, *LYR*
M: MAD, MCI, MDW, MEM, MKE, *MLA*, MSP, MXP
N: NAS, NRN
O: OGG, ORD, *OSL*, OTP
P: PHL
Q;
R: RIX
S: SBZ, SCV, SFO, *SKN*, STL, SVQ
T: TLL, *TOS*, *TRD*, TSR
U:
V: VIE, VNO, VRN
W:
X:
Y: *YUL*, *YTZ*
Z:
 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 1:35 am

Only have 16/26.
No new letters for me this year; Hopefully some next year with a round SouthEast Asia trip i'm planning
*XXX* means booked but not flown yet

A: AKL
B: BNE, BKK
C: CBR, CHC, CNX
D: DAD, DUD *DPS* *DFW*
E:
F:
G:
H: HLZ, HKT, HAN, HUI, HNL
I:
J:
K: KUL
L: LHR, LAX *LGA*
M: MEL
N: NHA, NRT, NSN
O: OOL *ORD*
P:
Q:
R: ROT
S: SYD, SGN, SIN *SAN*
T: TRG
U:
V:
W: WHK, WLG
X:
Y: YVR *YYZ*
Z: ZQN
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 2:08 am

A:
B: BTH, BDO
C: CGK
D: DPS, DOH
E:
F:
G:
H: HLP
I:
J:
K:
L:
M:
N:
O:
P: PDG
Q:
R:
S: SYD, SOC
T: TXL
U:
V:
W: *VIE*
X:
Y:
Z:
 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 5:29 am

A: AKL
B: BCN
C: CHC
D: DUD
E:
F: FCO
G:
H:
I: ICN
J:
K:
L: LHR
M: MEL
N:
O:
P:
Q:
R:
S: SYD
T:
U:
V: VCE
W: WLG
X:
Y:
Z: ZQN
 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:18 am

Some airports were added to my list since last time. I'm glad with the W and Z, these are very hard to obtain. Unless you live in New Zealand apparently.

A: AMS, ACE, AGP
B: BUD, BCN, BTS
C: CDG, CGN, CLJ
D: DUS, DCA, DUB, DTM
E: ESS
F: FRA, FCO, FUE
G: GFR, GRO
H: HER
I: IST
J: JFK
K: KEF, KBP
L: LCY, LHR, LPA, LGA, LEY
M: MAD, MXP, MUC
N: NRD, NEU, NRN
O: OSL
P: PMI, PRG, PVK, PHX
Q:
R: RTM, RKV, RIX
S: SAW, SZG
T: TFN, TFS
U:
V: VCE, VRN, VEY, VNO, VIE
W: WAW
X:
Y:
Z: ZAG
 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:37 am

Here is my list:

A: AMS, ATL, AOR
B: BCN, BSL, BKK, BKI, BOS
C: CTU, CKG, CSX, CAN, CPH
D: DXB, DLC, DPS
E:
F: FRA, FCO, FOC
G:
H: HKG, HKT, HGH, HNL, HRB
I:
J: JFK
K: KUL, KHH, KMG, KIX
L: LCY, LHR, LED, LAX, LIS
M: MXP, MUC, MIA, MCT
N:
O:
P: PRG, PEK, PEN, PVG, PHL
Q:
R:
S: SIN, SZB, SFO, SHA, SZX, SHE
T: TPE, TSA, TLV, TXL
U:
V: VIE
W:
X:
Y:
Z: ZRH

So still missing 11 letters...
 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 11:38 am

Oh, God... as if I need another kind of "collection" to expand!    Anyway, here's my list:

A: AMS, ATL
B: BOG, BOS, BUD, BVB
C: CCS, CGN, CLE, CMH, CNF, CPH, CUZ
D: DCA, DFW, DRS, DTW, DUS
E: EWR
F: FLL, FMO, FRA
G: GIG, GRU
H: HAJ, HAM, HEL
I: IAD, IST
J: JFK
K:
L: LAX, LGA, LHR, LPB, LYS
M: MAD, MAN, MAO, MCO, MCZ, MDW, MIA, MUC, MVF
N: NAT
O: ORD
P: PTY, PWM
Q: QKL  angel 
R: REC, RJK
S: SCL, SJO, SSA, STL, STR
T: THF, TXL
U:
V: VIX, VVI
W:
X:
Y:
Z: ZAG, ZRH

I was supposed to go to Canada later this month, but alas that got cancelled... so no Y for the moment.

[Edited 2012-06-04 04:49:36]
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 3:09 pm

A: ADL, AKL, AMS, AVV, AYQ, AYT
B: BGO, BKK, BME
C: CBR, CGK, CPH
D: DPS, DXB, DWN
E: EDI, EVE
F: FBU, FCO, FRA
G: GET
H: HKG, HKT, HTI
I:
J:
K: KUL
L: LAX, LGW, LHR
M: MEL, MUC, MXP
N: NAN, NBO
O: OSL
P: PEK, PER
Q:
R:
S: SIN, STN, SVG, SYD, SZB
T: TRF
U:
V: VCE
W:
X:
Y:
Z:

Think this is all of them. I'll come back if I remember some more.

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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 4:06 pm

A: ATW
B:
C: CVG
D: DCA, DEN, DTW
E:
F:
G: GRB
H:
I:
J:
K:
L: LAX
M: MCO: MKE, MSN, MSP
N:
O: OSH
P: PDX, PHX
Q:
R:
S: SEA, SUE, STE
T:
U:
V:
W:
X:
Y:
Z:
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 4:37 pm

Added quite a number of airports in the ten months I've been in Europe, with more on the way! 

A: AMS, ATH
B: (BEG), BUD
C: CAN, CDG, CEB, CPH, CRK
D: (DBV), DMK, DTW, DUB, DUS
E:
F: FCO, FRA
G: GDN
H: HEL, HKG
I: ILO
J: JFK, JTR
K: KIX, KUL, KVA
L: LAX, LHR, LIS, LYS
M: MEM, MNL, MRQ (Marinduque), MSP, MXP
N: NGO, NRT, NYO
O: ORD, OTP
P: PEK, PIT, PRG
Q:
R: RIX
S: (SAW), SEA, SIN
T: TKU, TLL, TLV, TXL
U: USU (Busuanga)
V: VIE, VNO
W: WAW
X: XMN
Y:
Z: (ZAG)

I could add GVA here, but like ZUH, I didn't fly into it: I just visited it (or, rather, slept in it).

Now I just need E, Q and Y! 
 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Mon Jun 04, 2012 11:57 pm

A: ATL
B: BJS, BUD, BBU
C: CDG, CFU
D: DXB
E: *EWR*
F: FRA, FNC, FCO
G: *GVA*
H: HAM
I:
J: JFK
K:
L: LPA, LIS, LHR, LTN, LGW, LAX, LCY
M: MAN, MXP, MIA, MUC
N:
O: OTP
P: PMI
Q:
R: RHO
S: SFO, SVO, STR
T: TSR, TUN
U:
V: VIE
W:
X:
Y:
Z: *ZRH*
 
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Tue Jun 05, 2012 12:50 am

A: ANC, AMS
B: BUF
C: CLT, CJU, CTA
D: DTW
E: EWR
F: FCO
G: GMP
H: HND, HKG, HEL
I: ICN, ITM
J: JFK
K: KIX
L: LGA, LHR
M:
N: NAS, NRT
O: ORD
P: PUS
Q:
R:
S: SFO, SEA, SIN
T: TPE
U:
V: VRA
W:
X:
Y: YYZ, YTZ, YUL, YHZ, YVR
Z:

I'll complete the alphabet someday by flying to MSP, QRO, ROC, UPG, WLG, XNA and ZIH  
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Tue Jun 05, 2012 1:50 am

A: AJR, AMS, ARN, AAL, AAR,
B: BLL, BRU
C: CPH
D: DUB
E: EBJ, EDI
F: FLF, FRA
G: GVA
H: HAJ, HAM
I:
J: JER
K: KBP, KRP
L: LBC, LGW, LPI, LYC
M: MUC
N: NCE, NQY, NRK
O: ODE, OSL
P: PLH
Q:
R: RKE, RNN
S: SGD, STN, SXF
T: TTHF, TXL
U: UME
V:
W:
X:
Y: YYZ
Z:

20 of 26 I've only added YYZ since last time, but that was also the first time I have been outside europe.

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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Tue Jun 05, 2012 12:30 pm

Quoting Akiestar (Reply 15):
Y!

Canada! Canada! Canada!  

I'm lucky to have E after flying into Egilsstadir, Iceland (EGS) a couple of times. Only big airport that starts with E I can think of in the moment is EZE. There must be more though!
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Tue Jun 05, 2012 12:45 pm

Sveinn, you can fly to one direct from KEF ... EDI. also, last year, you could fly direct to EWR.

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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Tue Jun 05, 2012 8:05 pm

Quoting SRQKEF (Reply 19):
I'm lucky to have E after flying into Egilsstadir, Iceland (EGS) a couple of times. Only big airport that starts with E I can think of in the moment is EZE. There must be more though!

EBJ is also a big airport, if you are going to the danish sector in the north sea 
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Tue Jun 05, 2012 11:44 pm

Quoting SRQKEF (Reply 19):
Only big airport that starts with E I can think of in the moment is EZE. There must be more though!

There is that little one in New Jersey...     
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:03 am

A ... ABZ, ANR, AMS, ANU
B ... BGR, BGI, BFS, BUD, BLZ, BOS
C ... CDG, CGN, CMN
D ... DUS, DAR, DFW
E ... EDI
F ... FRA
G ... GLA, GVA, GCN
H ...
I ... IAH
J ... JNB
K ...
L ... LGW, LHR, LCY, LTN, LLW, LGA
M ... MAN, MSE, *MLA*
N ... NAP, NBO, NRT
O ... ORD
P ... PRG, POS, PHX, PQ3
Q ...
R ...
S ... STN
T ... TLL, TSF
U ...
V ...
W ...
X ...
Y ... YVR, YYC, YEG, YYZ, YPW, YPK
Z ... ZNZ, ZBB

I'll trade you guys some Y's...   seem to get a lot of duplicates  
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RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? Summer Editio

Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:22 am

Quoting CXfirst (Reply 13):
D: DPS, DXB, DWN

DRW not DWN

Was missing I, J, Q, R, U, W, X, Y, Z.

Most likely airports to fufill list are IST, JFK, QLS, RIX, USH, WLG, XCH, YVR, ZRH

With QLS, and XCH being quite unlikely.

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