Abbreviations

A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    R    S    T    U    V    W    Y

AAC    Army Air Corps

ADAF    Abu Dhabi Air Force

AF    Air Force

AFZ    Air Force of Zimbabwe

AMARC    Aircraft Maintenance And Regeneration Centre

AMI    Aeronautica Militare Italiana (Italian Air Force)

ANGK LAUT    (Indonesian Navy)

ATC    Air Training Corps

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BAH    British Aviation Heritage

BCAM    Bomber County Aviation Museum

BDRT    Battle Damage Repair Training

BEA    British European Airways

b/u    broken up

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Canx    Cancelled

Cat    Category

CF    Canadian Forces

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d/d    delivery date

DERA    Defence Evaluation and Research Agency

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EE    English Electric

ETS    Engineering Training School

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FAA    Fleet Air Arm

FAAM    Fleet Air Arm Museum

FACh    Fuerza Aerea de Chile (Chilean Air Force)

FAP    Força Aerea Portuguesa (Portuguese Air Force)

f/f    first flight

Finn AF    Finnish Air Force

FN    French Navy

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G.I.    Ground Instruction

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h/o    handed over

HSA    Hawker Siddeley Aircraft

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IAF    Indian Air Force

IHM    International Helicopter Museum (now The Helicopter Museum)

INS    Indian Naval Service

IWM    Imperial War Museum

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JAPG    Jet Aviation Preservation Group

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KAF    Kuwaiti Air Force

Ken AF    Kenyan Air Force

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Ltd    Limited

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MLD    Marine Luchtvaart Dienst (Royal Netherlands Navy)

MoAF    Museum of Army Flying

MU    Maintenance Unit

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(N)    Nose section

NEAM    North East Aviation Museum

N&SAM    Norfolk & Suffolk Aviation Museum

N.t.u.    Not taken up

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OCU    Operational Conversion Unit

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Pres.    Preserved

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RAAF    Royal Australian Air Force

RAF    Royal Air Force

RAFO    Royal Air Force of Oman

RAN    Royal Australian Navy

RCAF    Royal Canadian Air Force

RJAF    Royal Jordanian Air Force

RMAF    Royal Malaysian Air Force

RNAY    Royal Naval Aircraft Yard

r/o    rolled out

RoKAF    Republic of Korea Air Force

RSAF    Royal Saudi Air Force

Rtnd    Returned

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Scr.    scrapped

S.o.c.    Struck off charge

Sqn    Squadron

SYAM    South Yorkshire Aviation Museum

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THM    The Helicopter Museum (formerly the International Helicopter Museum)

TNI-AU    Tentara Nasional Indonesia-Angkatan Udara (Indonesian Air Force)

TUDM    Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia (Malaysian Air Force)

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USAF    United States Air Force

USMC    United States Marine Corps

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V/STOL    Vertical/Short Take-Off and Landing

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w.f.u.    withdrawn from use

w/o    written off

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YAM    Yorkshire Air Museum