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Airport Codes

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ABI
ABILENE, TEXAS
ALB
ALBANY, NEW YORK
ABQ
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO
AMA
AMARILLO, TEXAS
ANC
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA
ANU
ANTIGUA, WEST INDIES (W.I)
AUA
ARUBA, W.I.
ATL
ATLANTA, GEORGIA
AUS
AUSTIN, TEXAS
BWI
BALTIMORE (*Hint: Washington International), MARYLAND
BGI
BARBADOS, W.I. (*Hint: Grantley Adams International)
BTR
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA
BZE
BELIZE CITY, BELIZE
BHM
BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA
BMI
BLOOMINGTON, ILLINOIS
BOG
BOGOTA, COLOMBIA
BOS
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
BRU
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
EZE
BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA (*Hint: located in the city of Ezeiza in Greater Argentina)
BUF
BUFFALO, NEW YORK
BUR
BURBANK, CALIFORNIA
YYC
CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA (*Hint: The airports in Canada all begin with a 'Y')
CUN
CANCUN, MEXICO
CCS
CARACAS, VENEZUELA
SLU
CASTRIES, ST. LUCIA
CID
CEDAR RAPIDS/IOWA CITY, IOWA
CMI
CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, ILLINOIS
CHS
CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
CLT
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
ORD
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (O'HARE AIRPORT) (*Hint: The airport bought the land that used to be known as Orchard Field)
CVG
CINCINNATI, OHIO (*Hint: The nearest major city at the time the airport was open was Covington, Kentucky. This airport is actually in Kentucky.)
CLE
CLEVELAND, OHIO
CLL
BRYAN/COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS
COS
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO
CMH
COLUMBUS, OHIO (*Hint: Used to be called Columbus Municipal Hangar)
CRP
CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS
CUR
CURACAO, NETHERLANDS ANTILLES
DFW
DALLAS/FORT WORTH, TEXAS
DAL
DALLAS, TEXAS (LOVE FIELD)
DAY
DAYTON, OHIO
DEL
DELHI, INDIA
DEN
DENVER, COLORADO
DSM
DES MOINES, IOWA
DTW
DETROIT, MICHIGAN (*Hint: The airport used to be called Detroit-Wayne Major Airport in 1947. It is located in Wayne County)
DUB
DUBLIN, IRELAND
DBQ
DUBUQUE, IOWA
ELP
EL PASO, TEXAS
EVV
EVANSVILLE, INDIANA
FNT
FLINT, MICHIGAN
FLL
FORT LAUDERDALE/HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA
RSW
FORT MYERS, FLORIDA (*Hint: Regional Southwest Airport)
FSM
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS
VPS
FORT WALTON BEACH, FLORIDA (Hint: I have no idea why they use VPS) (Fun Hint: Fort Walton Beach has Very Pretty Scenery)
FWA
FORT WAYNE, INDIANA
FRA
FRANKFURT, GERMANY
FPO
FREEPORT, BAHAMAS
FAT
FRESNO, CALIFORNIA (Hint: Formerly known as Fresno Air Terminal) (Fun Hint: California is known for its population of fat cats)
GCM
GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS
GRR
GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN
GRB
GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN
GSO
GREENSBORO/HIGHPOINT/WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA
GSP
GREENVILLE/SPARTANBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA
GDL
GUADALAJARA, MEXICO
LIR
GUANACASTE LIBERIA, COSTA RICA
GUA
GUATEMALA CITY, GUATEMALA
GYE
GUAYAQUIL, ECUADOR
MDT
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (*Hint: located in Middletown, PA)
BDL
HARTFORD/SPRINGFIELD, CONNECTICUT (*Hint: Bradley Field)
HNL
HONOLULU, HAWAII
IAH
HOUSTON, TEXAS (GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL) (*Hint: Intercontinental Airport Houston)
HOU
HOUSTON, TEXAS (HOBBY AIRPORT)
HSV
HUNTSVILLE/DECATUR, ALABAMA
IND
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA
JAC
JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING
JAN
JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI
JAX
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA
OGG
KAHULUI-MAUI, HAWAII (Hint: The code pays homage to aviation pioneer Bertram J. Hogg) (Fun Hint: Oh Good Golly I'm in Maui)
AZO
KALAMAZOO/BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN
MCI
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI (*Hint: Mid-Continent International)
EYW
KEY WEST, FLORIDA
GRK
KILEEN/FORT HOOD, TEXAS (*Hint: A military/commercial shared airport also known by its military designation, Robert Gray Army Airfield - Kileen/Ft. Hood)
KIN
KINGSTON, JAMAICA
TYS
KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE (*Hint: McGhee Tyson Airport)
KOA
KONA, HAWAII (HAWAII, THE BIG ISLAND)
LSE
LA CROSSE, WISCONSIN
LPB
LA PAZ, BOLIVIA
LRD
LAREDO, TEXAS
LAS
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
LAW
LAWTON/FT. SILL, OKLAHOMA
LEX
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY
LIH
LIHUE, HAWAII (KAUAI ISLAND)
LIM
LIMA, PERU
LIT
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS
LGW
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM (GATWICK)
LHR
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM (HEATHROW)
GGG
LONGVIEW, TEXAS (*Hint: Gregg County Airport)
LAX
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
SJD
LOS CABOS/SAN JOSE DEL CABO, MEXICO
SDF
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY (Hint: Standiford Field) (Fun Hint: At the Kentucky Derby the horses are so darn fast)
LBB
LUBBOCK, TEXAS
MSN
MADISON, WISCONSIN
MAD
MADRID, SPAIN
MGA
MANAGUA, NICARAGUA
MAN
MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM
MAR
MARACAIBO, VENEZUELA
MFE
MCALLEN, TEXAS
MDE
MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA
MEM
MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE
MEX
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO
MIA
MIAMI, FLORIDA
MAF
MIDLAND/ODESSA, TEXAS
MXP
MILAN, ITALY (EFF. 5/1/08)
MKE
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN
MSP
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA
MOB
MOBILE, ALABAMA
MLI
MOLINE, ILLINOIS
MBJ
MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA
MTY
MONTERREY, MEXICO
MVD
MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY
YUL
MONTREAL, CANADA (Hint: The airports in Canada all begin with a 'Y') (Fun Hint: You will love Montreal)
BNA
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE (*Hint: Berry Field, Nashville)
NAS
NASSAU, BAHAMAS
MSY
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (Hint: Formerly known as Moisant Stock Yards Field) (Fun Hint: After Hurricane Katrina New Orleans was messy)
JFK
NEW YORK, NEW YORK (JOHN F. KENNEDY AIRPORT)
LGA
NEW YORK, NEW YORK (LA GUARDIA AIRPORT)
EWR
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY
ORF
NORFOLK/VIRGINIA BEACH/WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA
XNA
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS REGIONAL AIRPORT, ARKANSAS
OAK
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA
OKC
OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA
OMA
OMAHA, NEBRASKA
ONT
ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA
SNA
ORANGE COUNTY (SANTA ANA), CALIFORNIA (JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT)
MCO
ORLANDO, FLORIDA (Hint: Used to be McCoy Air Force Base) (Fun Hint: Mickey Mouse and Company are in Orlando, FL)
PSP
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA
PTY
PANAMA CITY, PANAMA
CDG
PARIS, FRANCE (CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORT)
PNS
PENSACOLA, FLORIDA
PIA
PEORIA, ILLINOIS
PHL
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA
PHX
PHOENIX/SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA
PIT
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA
POS
PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
PAP
PORT AU PRINCE, HAITI
PDX
PORTLAND, OREGON
PVD
PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND
PLS
PROVIDENCIALES, TURKS AND CAICOS
POP
PUERTO PLATA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
PVR
PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO
PUJ
PUNTA CANA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
UIO
QUITO, ECUADOR
RDU
RALEIGH/DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA
RNO
RENO, NEVADA
RIC
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA
GIG
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL (*Hint: Galeao International Airport was built on Governador Island)
RST
ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA
ROC
ROCHESTER, NEW YORK
FCO
ROME, ITALY (Hint: Leonardo da Vinci - Fiumicino Airport) (Fun Hint: This is my favorite city in the world)
SLC
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
SJT
SAN ANGELO, TEXAS (*Hint: The airport originally was named in honor of a local bombardier who received the Medal of Honor, his name was Jack W. Mathis. So the airport used to be called San Angelo, Jack W. Mathis Airport, Texas)
SAT
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
SAN
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA
SFO
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
SJC
SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL, CALIFORNIA
SJO
SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA
SJU
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO
SAP
SAN PEDRO SULA, HONDURAS
SAL
SAN SALVADOR, EL SALVADOR
SBA
SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA
SCL
SANTIAGO, CHILE
STI
SANTIAGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
SDQ
SANTO DOMINGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
GRU
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL (*Hint: Guarulhos Airport)
SAV
SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD, GEORGIA
SEA
SEATTLE/TACOMA, WASHINGTON
PVG
SHANGHAI, CHINA
SHV
SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA
SGF
SPRINGFIELD/BRANSON, MISSOURI
STX
ST. CROIX, VIRGIN ISLANDS
BDA
ST. GEORGES, BERMUDA (ALSO KNOWN AS BERMUDA, BERMUDA)
SKB
ST. KITTS/NEVIS, LEEWARD ISLANDS
STL
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI
SXM
ST. MAARTEN, NETHERLANDS ANTILLES
STT
ST. THOMAS, VIRGIN ISLANDS
SYR
SYRACUSE, NEW YORK
TPA
TAMPA/ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA
TGU
TEGUCIGALPA, HONDURAS
NRT
TOKYO, JAPAN (*Hint: Narita Airport)
TOL
TOLEDO, OHIO
YYZ
TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA (*Hint: The airports in Canada all begin with a 'Y')
EIS
TORTOLA, BEEF ISLAND, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
TVC
TRAVERSE CITY, MICHIGAN
TUS
TUCSON, ARIZONA
TUL
TULSA, OKLAHOMA
TYR
TYLER, TEXAS
EGE
VAIL, COLORADO (*Hint: Eagle County Airport)
YVR
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA (*Hint: The airports in Canada all begin with a 'Y')
ACT
WACO, TEXAS
IAD
WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (DULLES AIRPORT) (*Hint: International Airport Dulles)
DCA
WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT)
PBI
WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA (*Hint: It is an International Airport)
HPN
WHITE PLAINS/ WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK
ICT
WICHITA, KANSAS
SPS
WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS (Hint: The airport shares its runways & taxiways with Sheppard Air Force Base) (Fun Hint: Wichita Falls, has a waterfall so when the water hits the bottom is splashes)
ZRH
ZURICH, SWITZERLAND