U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION
Air Traffic Organization Policy

ORDER
JO 7340.2E
Effective Date:
July 24, 2014
 
     

Subject:  Contractions
   
Includes Change 1 dated 11/13/14

TWO-LETTER STATE AND TERRITORY ABBREVIATIONS

 

STATE(TERRITORY)

STATE(TERRITORY)

STATE(TERRITORY)

Alabama AL Kentucky KY Ohio OH
Alaska AK Louisiana LA Oklahoma OK
Arizona AZ Maine ME Oregon OR
Arkansas AR Maryland MD Pennsylvania PA
American Samoa AS Massachusetts MA Puerto Rico PR
California CA Michigan MI Rhode Island RI
Colorado CO Minnesota MN South Carolina SC
Connecticut CT Mississippi MS South Dakota SD
Delaware DE Missouri MO Tennessee TN
District of Columbia DC Montana MT Texas TX
Florida FL Nebraska NE Trust Territories TT
Georgia GA Nevada NV Utah UT
Guam GU New Hampshire NH Vermont VT
Hawaii HI New Jersey NJ Virginia VA
Idaho ID New Mexico NM Virgin Islands VI
Illinois IL New York NY Washington WA
Indiana IN North Carolina NC West Virginia WV
Iowa IA North Dakota ND Wisconsin WI
Kansas KS Northern Mariana Islands CM Wyoming WY

MISCELLANEOUS ABBREVIATIONS

DAYS OF THE WEEK

MONTHS OF THE YEAR

POSTAL ABBREVIATIONS

POSTAL ABBREVIATIONS

Sunday

Sun.

January

Jan.

Annex

Anx.

Parkway

Pkwy.

Monday

Mon.

February

Feb.

Avenue

Ave.

Place

Pl.

Tuesday

Tues.

March

Mar.

Boulevard

Blvd.

Plaza

Plz.

Wednesday

Wed.

April

Apr.

Camp

Cp.

Road

Rd.

Thursday

Thurs.

May

May

Circle

Cir.

Rural Route

RR

Friday

Fri.

June

June

Court

Ct.

Saint

St.

Saturday

Sat.

July

July

Drive

Dr.

San

Sn.

 

 

August

Aug.

Estates

Est.

Santa

Sn.

 

 

September

Sept.

Expressway

Expy

Santo

Sn.

 

 

October

Oct.

Fort

Ft.

Square

Sq.

 

 

November

Nov.

Highway

Hwy.

State

St.

 

 

December

Dec.

In care of

c/o

Station

Stn.

 

 

 

 

Island

Is.

Street

St.

 

 

 

 

Junction

Jct.

Terrace

Ter.

 

 

 

 

Lane

Ln.

Turnpike

Tpk.

 

 

 

 

Mount

Mt.

 

 

TIME ZONES (EAST TO WEST)

TIME ZONE

CONVERSION

TIME ZONE

CONVERSION

Atlantic standard time

A.s.t.

(+4=UTC)

Alaskan standard time

A.s.t.

(+9=UTC)

Atlantic daylight time

A.d.t.

(+3=UTC)

Alaskan daylight time

A.d.t.

(+8=UTC)

eastern standard time

e.s.t.

(+5=UTC)

Bering standard time

B.s.t.

(+10=UTC)

eastern daylight time

e.d.t.

(+4=UTC)

Bering daylight time

B.d.t.

(+9=UTC)

central standard time

c.s.t.

(+6=UTC)

Hawaiian standard time

H.s.t.

(+10=UTC)

central daylight time

c.d.t

(+5=UTC)

Hawaiian daylight time

H.d.t.

(+9=UTC)

mountain standard time

m.s.t

(+7=UTC)

Pacific standard time

P.s.t.

(+8=UTC)

mountain daylight time

m.d.t.

(+6=UTC)

Pacific daylight time

P.d.t.

(+7=UTC)

WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

WEIGHT CAPACITY
ENGLISH SYSTEM METRIC SYSTEM ENGLISH SYSTEM METRIC SYSTEM

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

ton

t

metric ton

mt

gallon

gal

kiloliter

kL

hundred weight

cwt

kilogram

kg

quart

qt

liter

L

pound

lb

gram

g

pint

pt

deciliter

dL

ounce

oz

decigram

dg

bushel

bu

centiliter

cL

 

 

centigram

cg

peck

pk

milliliter

mL

 

 

milligram

mg

 

 

 

 

 

LENGTH

AREA

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

mile

mi

meter

m

square mile

mi²

square kilometer

km²

yard

yd

decimeter

dm

square yard

yd²

square

centimeter

cm²

foot

ft

centimeter

cm

square foot

ft²

 

 

inch

in

millimeter

mm

square inch

in²

 

 

VOLUME

ENGLISH SYSTEM

METRIC SYSTEM

Units of Measure

Units of Measure

cubic yard yd³ cubic inch in³
cubic foot ft³ cubic centimeter cm³

COMPASS DIRECTIONS

DECODE

ENCODE

E east north N
ENE east-north east north-east NE
ESE east-south east north-north east NNE
N north east-north east ENE
NE north-east east E
NNE north-north east east-south east ESE
NW north-west south-east SE
NNW north-north west south-south east SSE
S south south S
SE south-east south-south west SSW
SSE south-south east south-west SW
SSW south-south west west-south west WSW
SW south-west west W
W west west-north west WNW
WNW west-north west north-west NW
WSW west-south west north-north west NNW
       
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